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03 September 2018 at 11:28

Dowry Prohibition Legislations in India

  POSTED BY Sidharth Nair

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

  1 comments |   162 Views


20 August 2018 at 10:09

Triple Talaq should try to abandon

  POSTED BY Biswaranjan Panda

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.

  1 comments |   215 Views


11 August 2018 at 11:44

Tax evasion petition is the weapon of choice for the husband against abuse of dowry laws

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

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

  9 comments |   689 Views


04 August 2018 at 14:41

Bad news for Indian Husbands - Section 497 of IPC called anti-woman by SC

  POSTED BY Ramoji Kumar

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

  5 comments |   723 Views


27 July 2018 at 11:33

Procedures, Grounds & Judgments to Transfer Cases in India

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

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.

  2 comments |   533 Views


18 July 2018 at 10:32

Marriage in India and Spousal Visa for any Foreign Country

  POSTED BY Vijay Raj Mahajan

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

  5 comments |   363 Views


19 June 2018 at 17:12

Question-related to maintenance under section 125 code of criminal procedure code

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

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

  16 comments |   1023 Views


30 May 2018 at 12:50

Court Marriage Procedure

  POSTED BY Legal resolved

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

  5 comments |   932 Views


07 May 2018 at 10:59

Ten advice from a SC judge who handled Family Dispute Courts

  POSTED BY Vijay Raj Mahajan

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'

  8 comments |   962 Views


11 April 2018 at 11:39

Domestic Violence

  POSTED BY Biswaranjan Panda

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

  12 comments |   587 Views


20 March 2018 at 14:41

Dowry prohibition Laws in India

  POSTED BY LawzGrid(legal Service)

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

  1 comments |   483 Views


16 February 2018 at 11:02

Why its better to give Divorce

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

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

  8 comments |   1079 Views


16 February 2018 at 11:01

Misuse of 498-A - Anti-Dowry Laws

  POSTED BY Ricky Chopra

'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.

  3 comments |   863 Views


13 February 2018 at 11:38

Divorce Laws in India-2017

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

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

  5 comments |   1061 Views


23 January 2018 at 14:03

Alimony contracts and consent agreements

  POSTED BY Anil Satyagraha

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

  2 comments |   288 Views


02 January 2018 at 11:40

Some flaws of the Triple Talaq Bill passed by Lok Sabha

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

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

  2 comments |   229 Views


27 December 2017 at 13:57

All about Divorce of Hindu Spouses by Mutual Consent

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

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

  5 comments |   761 Views


27 December 2017 at 13:56

In Child Custody Cases Welfare of Child is Paramount Consideration

  POSTED BY Dr J C Vashista

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

  1 comments |   305 Views


07 December 2017 at 10:29

Guide to getting the custody of your child midst a divorce.

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

IntroductionGoing through a divorce settlement is not easy. With an ongoing maintenance suit coupled with other allegations, it gets severely difficult. The excruciating aftermath of a divorce settlement often involves the battle for the physical cus

  1 comments |   394 Views


06 December 2017 at 11:08

Is your Spouse Cheating on you: Ways to Prove Adultery

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

BACKGROUNDArticle 14 of the Indian Constitution provides for equality before law and equal protection of laws. The first phrase translates as a positive right conferred upon the people by the virtue of which every person will be subject to the same j

  4 comments |   897 Views










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