Years back, I met a girl named Pragya (name changed) through some close friend of mine, who was struggling with herself. Talking to her over a cup of tea, she confessed that she is facing problem with almost all walks of her life. She fails to adjust
Indian �Lawmaking� is just some �Disastrous mechanism� of law makers - by Dr Guru Balakrishnan, (an Emeritus professor of Law of Bombay University) &Free Lance journalist and Advocate Idea of Divorce of marriage is sca
Recently, a daring Muslim woman Shayara bano filed a writ petition in the year 2016 before the Apex Court challenging the practices of Polygamy, talaq-e-bidaat and halala prevalent among the Muslim Community terming these practices as violative of in
Apex Court: Conduct of a spouse leveling false accusations against the other spouse would be an act of cruelty and ground for divorce. If it is found that the allegations are patently false, then there can be no manner of doubt that the said conduct
Introduction Sources of family law French family law is laid down in articles 144-487 of the Civil Code (�Code Civil�, CC), which is the primary source of family law. Case law is also important and can be found in various reviews. Cases o
Spanish civil law, of which family law is a part, is regulated by the Spanish civil Code (�Codigo Civil�, CC).
(A) When couples tie the nuptial knot, they swear to be at each other’s side in sickness and in health. So should a spouse be allowed to wriggle out of this commitment when other spouse is afflicted with a serious disease?
Introduction Sources of family law Family law in Norway is codified in the Marriage Act of 4 July 1991, No 47 (�MA 1991�). Relevant provisions are also to be found in the Administration of Estates Act of 21 February 1930, and in the Inher
INTRODUCTIONSources of family lawA codified system of law is possessed by Denmark. The Acts of Parliament supplemented by court decisions are the primary sources of family law; in which judges have interpreted and applied the legislation.The most imp
INTRODUCTION Sources of family law There are three branches of Finnish family law: marriage law, which regulates the relations between spouses; child law, which prescribes the relations between children and their parents, both biological and adoptive
A lot number of cases are coming forward wherein the mothers under the pretext of going to their parental house along with their children, then decide not to come back to their parental home and file the criminal as well as civil cases at their nativ
Greece is a signatory to the European Conventions on the Adoption of Children and on the Status of Children born out of wedlock
Withdrawal of consent liable to be ignored if unilateral withdrawal of consent for divorce is not genuine and is a farce
On February 07, 2017: The Apex Court has ruled that: A woman's brother is not part of his sister's matrimonial family.Hence a woman's brother cannot claim right over property inherited by his married sister from her husband. A property i
International divorce and validity of Foreign Court's Divorce Orders in India, the path yet to be taken by foreign Lawyers and Foreign Court: Rules of Private International Law
It was at the request of a local Solicitor from England and Wales to schedule a Seminar on European Family Law that made the powers that be realize that little beyond a superficial background of the different Family Law Systems of the States in Europ
Private International Law: International adoptions, procedure for overseas prospective adoptive parents to adopt a child of a relative living in IndiaInternational adoption of a child is a complex concept of Private International Law but simplified b
Rules say love and affection don�t matter. But the courts of law have time and again risen to defend the interest of citizens and set aside rules and replaced with reasoned landmark judgments.Rule 40 of the Agency: Central Adoption Resource Aut
Every child has a fundamental right to get the "love and affection" from both the parents engaged in a marital discord.
Divorce granted by church court is not legal