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05 June 2018 at 10:23

Whether plea of adverse possession is only a shield and not a sword?

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

IntroductionUnder Indian Limitation Act, 1963 a suit instituted after the period prescribed, is not maintainable and shall be dismissed.[1]Article 65 of the Limitation Act prescribes the period of limitation for suits for possession of immovable prop

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04 June 2018 at 11:12

The Right to Coparcenary property of Women - Settled yet Unsettled?

  POSTED BY Prashanti

The Right to Property of a woman witnessed unprecedented changes from the days of uncodified Hindu Law till date. A woman was entitled to only a Limited Estate before 1956 but w

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29 May 2018 at 10:12

Whether all lis pendens transactions are invalid?

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

Understanding doctrine of lis pendensSection 52 of Transfer of Property Act, 1882 (TP Act) embodies the doctrine of lis pendens. The doctrine provides that during the pendency of a litigation in which any right to immovable property is in question, s

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26 April 2018 at 10:54

Indian Real Property: Rights of NRI Spouse and LTV Holder

  POSTED BY Harsh Shah

Real estate industry being largest employment generator is considered to be a major contributor in economy growth of developing country. Considering India to be an attractive foreign investment destination, Reserve Bank of India is empowered under Fo

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06 April 2018 at 12:38

Nomination, Wills and Succession

  POSTED BY SURIN USGAONKAR

Reason for writing this article is that , recently a message on 'WhatsApp' became 'viral' claiming that the Honourable Supreme Court of India has ruled that Nomination to the Co-operative Society Shares is enough and no more

  9 comments |   680 Views


26 February 2018 at 11:12

Property's Document(s) Verification

  POSTED BY Subash M R

It is very necessary to verify property documents before going to purchase any immovable property anywhere in India including Bengaluru. Both the title deeds and the subsidiary documents in respect of the title of each and every immovable property ar

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15 February 2018 at 11:01

Hindu woman's right in ancestral property: An endless saga of twists and turns

  POSTED BY Suresh Patil

In our great nation, often while one issue is resolved, yet another is born. We have such a situation in the very beginning of 2018 -- thanks to latest Apex

  9 comments |   588 Views


06 February 2018 at 14:01

What To Check Before Buying A Property In India?

  POSTED BY Namita Shah

"Ignorance is no excuse, especially when you are buying a property in India!"Buying a property is very different from buying a stock. Finding a property worth buying is only about 40% of the total work involved, 60% of it is all the other t

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09 December 2017 at 10:11

Remedies available to the borrower or aggrieved person against the proceedings

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

INTRODUCTION TO THE SARFAESI ACT, 2002India is the world�s third largest economy. In order to keep pace with the fast evolving economies of the developed countries and to secure its position amongst the fastest developing countries, it is of ut

  2 comments |   367 Views


08 December 2017 at 10:24

Fate of simultaneous agreements to sale

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What is agreement to sale ?An agreement to sale always precedes the process of actual execution of the sale deed. An agreement to sale is a very important stage of the whole process. An agreement to sell is an important document in the process of sal

  2 comments |   314 Views


12 October 2017 at 12:03

Can I use my Residential place as Registered Office Address?

  POSTED BY Shrijay Sheth

When we talk about commencement and registration of the Business, the place of business is always an associated question. The procurement of commercial space during Business Registration with Government is always an add-on cost for small businesses a

  4 comments |   1779 Views


03 October 2017 at 12:10

Are you a Hindu or Muslim? Does it affect your rights on ancestral property?

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

IF YOU CONVERT FROM HINDU TO A MUSLIM... WILL YOU LOSE YOUR RIGHTS OVER THE ANCESTRAL PROPERTY THROUGH SUCCESSION UNDER HINDU SUCCESSION ACT ?Read on: Does the Hindu Succession Act apply to Muslims also? Factual Matrix Of The Case The

  1 comments |   451 Views


28 August 2017 at 13:16

Powers of Attorney - Legality - Analysis

  POSTED BY Sandeep Kapatkar

(1) It has become a practice now a day to make a Powers of Attorney from landowners/Principal. The Power of Attorney holder then deals with the property as if his own and even gets sale deeds made in

  1 comments |   839 Views


17 August 2017 at 11:08

Law Relating to Succession & Other Certificates

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Legal Heirship Certificate, Succession Certificate and Letters of Administration have close relation. They serve a common purpose � they are being used for devolution of some rights on the property of a person died intestate, to their legal des

  2 comments |   898 Views


11 July 2017 at 12:08

5 points to ponder before you give your property on rent

  POSTED BY RSJ LexComply

1. CREDENTIALS � Check the credentials of the person you are renting out your property to: check the I cards, bank statements, previous history, etc.2. REGISTRATION � Make su

  2 comments |   751 Views


07 June 2017 at 10:30

Implications of Ready Reckoner - A monster !!

  POSTED BY Kamal R. Bulchandani

IMPLICATIONS OF READY RECKONER � A MONSTERanalysed by K.R. Bulchandani, Advocate & Solicitor. M/s Kamal & Co., Mumbai. Many a levies in the State of Maharashtra are based on the rates set out in the Ready Reckoner. Before com

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19 May 2017 at 15:38

The Real Deal? (RERA Examined)

  POSTED BY Anindya Majumdar

The Real Deal?The winds of change are blowing in the real estate sector. Earlier times required the buyer, flat owner to wait for ages for his home to be constructed, had to shell out hidden costs and could never muster up the temerity to ask the bui

  6 comments |   628 Views


06 May 2017 at 10:34

Forming of Opinion of Title

  POSTED BY Sri Vijayan.A

How to form opinion?The techniques and reasons for scrutiny are explained in previous artilce and based on which genuineness of the deed can be found, then the proplawyer has to discuss probable challenges, disputes, etc and then form a opinion on fl

  4 comments |   351 Views


05 May 2017 at 10:36

Scrutiny of Title Deeds

  POSTED BY Sri Vijayan.A

Scrutiny of deeds Name of deedThere are various deeds available whereby an immovable property could be transferred. One may think what is significance in verifying the name of the deed that is being scrutinized.There are possibilities of errors in m

  2 comments |   515 Views


03 May 2017 at 12:46

Witness - Its Importance

  POSTED BY Sri Vijayan.A

Witness The proplawyer shall have good knowledge about witness, their role during execution of document, importance of witnesses.Attesting WitnessThe person who signed as witness on the last page of the document is known as attesting witness who cert

  2 comments |   556 Views










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