If a Hindu married couple is separating by mutual consent then they no longer need to wait for six months for getting a separating order from the court. Supreme Court held that marriage between two Hindus can be legally terminated in just a week as t
Divorce matters are filed before the Family Courts constituted since 2010 and the matter is taken up by the court thereafter, the stages involved with the proceedings related to divorce can be summarized in following steps: STEP-I: Filing of t
The act of demanding Dowry is extremely predominant and regular in Indian family units. It is a practice that has turned into a curse for the Indian culture and which has diluted the very foundation of marriage. A few laws have been framed to stop t
INTRODUCTION On 22nd August,2017 a five-judge bench of the Supreme Court in a split verdict ruled that the practice of instant triple talaq in the Muslim community is unconstitutional.
If you are harassed by undue allegations by wife/in-laws of exorbitant �dowry� or �gifts� paid�do not worry. File a tax-evasion-petition against your in-laws/ wife and see the magic unfold! A sample format is available
A bunch of petitions was filed in the Supreme Court challenging adultery law calling it anti-men. Hearing the petitioners, the Supreme Court has observed that the IPC Section 497 is actually anti-women. The Supreme Court has said that the adultery re
The Constitution of India is the fountainhead from which all our laws derive their authority and force. Transfer petitions can be presented at various stages of a trial. They can be presented before the High Court or the Supreme Court.
In the 20th and 21st century the migration of many Indian to the advanced countries of the world was and still seen in abundance. The purpose of the migration was/is for better job, better q
INTRODUCTIONAs it is considered to be the sacred, fundamental and natural duty of a Person to look after his wife, children and parents, Section125 to section 128 of
Court marriage is the form of civil ceremony through which persons of different religions, castes, nationality or creed looking to avoid the traditional marriage ceremonies to tie the knot. Court marriage is a simple procedure that is carried out in
1.Don't encourage your son and his wife to stay under same roof with you. Best to suggest them to move out, even to the extent of renting a house. It's their problem to find a separate home.More the distance between you and your children'
INTRODUCTION Countries or Nations which don�t respect women have never became great nor will even be in future so said swami Vivekananda. Now even after 70-years of independence women are still exploited and har
Paying of dowry at the time of marriage and afterward is an age-old practice which is still being followed by the people in Indian society. Dowry in simple terminology is regarded as all the material assets given by the bride�s family to the gr
Marriages are made in heaven and divorces are made in courts.Relationships are complex and they do end up sometimes. Nowadays in Indian society, divorces are common and it�s no longer a taboo. Divorces are painful but it�s better to give
'Dowry' means property or money or all kinds of gifts like jewellery, electrical appliances, furniture etc. that a bride brings to her husband's house at the time of her marriage.
Divorce Laws in India -2017 Some changes Waiver of 6 months cooling period held that the minimum cooling period of six months for granting the decree of divorce under the Hindu law can be waived by a trial court if there was no possibility of cohabit
Qui per fraudem agit frustra agit. A person who acts fraudulently acts in vain. In this article, the author delves upon Alimony Contracts and the applicability of Section � 25 of the Indian Contract Act, 1
The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 - popularly known as Triple Talaq Bill - introduced in Lok Sabha on 28th December 2017 and passed within four hours on the same day without it being referred to the subject committee of Lo
Mutual Divorce is the kind of divorce sought and obtained from the family court by filing a joint petition by both parties in a marriage on the basis of mutual consent. It is the quickest form of divorce for an irreparably broken marriage. Divorce is
INTRODUCTIONIn this recent case, titled Prateek Gupta v. Shilpi Gupta & ors the Supreme Court has passed an important judgment wherein custody of child initially residing in the