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

Posted in Family Law  5 comments |   534 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

Posted in Family Law  8 comments |   507 Views

11 August 2018 at 11:44

Comment on the negotiable instruments amendment act of 2018

  POSTED BY D.Vasanth

This Act is called as the Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Act, 2018. This Act of parliament has received the assent of the President on the 2nd August, 2018, and is hereby published in the Official Gazette of India on 2nd August, 2108 and it shall

Posted in Others  5 comments |   485 Views

25 July 2018 at 10:46

Motor Vehicle Act, 1988: An Overview

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

IntroductionWith the development of the society, the law governing it also becomes sensitive to various events associated to it. There are many rash acts, which were not considered earlier as such but today, are believed to be an act of negligence an

Posted in Civil Law  2 comments |   466 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.

Posted in Family Law  2 comments |   394 Views

06 August 2018 at 13:26

Writs in Indian Constitution

  POSTED BY Vanshika Kapoor

As everybody proudly knows that the Constitution of India is the longest constitution in the world and to spice it up, it is also the longest handwritten constitution including various articles, schedules and amendments. Given the length of the docum

Posted in Constitutional Law  2 comments |   341 Views

25 July 2018 at 10:46

Supreme Court deplores the tendency to turn civil cases into criminal ones

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What is considered as a civil case? A civil case begins when a person or entity (such as a corporation or the government), called the plaintiff, claims that another person or entity (the defendant) has failed to carry out a legal duty ow

Posted in Criminal Law  3 comments |   327 Views

27 July 2018 at 11:33

SC Advocates Creating A Special Law Against Lynching

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It must be stated right at the outset that in a landmark judgment with far reaching consequences, the Supreme Court 3 Judge Bench in Tehseen S Poonawalla v Union of India and others in Writ Petition (Civil) No. 754 of 2016 dated July 17, 2018 compr

Posted in Others  1 comments |   322 Views

01 August 2018 at 11:13

Adultery and related issues in criminal law

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Adultery means different things in law and English language. In law, it is socially and legally objectionable sexual intercourse, voluntarily made by a man with the wife of another person, with the knowledge that she is a wife and without her husband

Posted in Students  4 comments |   320 Views

02 August 2018 at 11:40

Essentials of a valid contract

  POSTED BY Vanshika Kapoor

Section 10 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 provides than all agreements are contracts if they are made by free consent of the parties competent to contract, for a lawful consideration, with a lawful object, and are not hereby expressly declared to b

Posted in Others  1 comments |   307 Views

11 August 2018 at 11:40

Amendment to Negotiable Instruments Act

  POSTED BY Prithvi Raj Sikka

Government of India has amended Negotiable Instruments Act which has received asset of President of India on 2nd August 2018:In brief the amendments are as under:Interim Compensation:Section 143A: The complaints which are being tried as offence under

Posted in Others  1 comments |   299 Views

10 August 2018 at 10:39

Red Corner Notice & Look Out Circular Notice – Importance, Procedure & Limitations

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Usually people after committing the crime, tries to abscond from the place where cause of action arises during trials to prevent further action taken by the law maintaining authorities against them. To deal with these situations there were many tools

Posted in Criminal Law  1 comments |   280 Views

04 August 2018 at 14:42

Salient Features of the Indian Constitution

  POSTED BY Vanshika Kapoor

Indian constitution being the most unique and the longest written constitution in the world, originally had 395 articles which are further divided into 22 parts and 8 schedules. As a result of various amendments over time, at present, our constitutio

Posted in Constitutional Law  3 comments |   275 Views

04 August 2018 at 14:42

A look into Reliance Jio's entry in the market

  POSTED BY Sarthak Nayar

Entry of Jio took the oligopoly telecom market by storm. It was something that was no other players in the market were expecting. Is the effect of transformation of technology where life has become digital and internet on phone is a sine qua non. Fre

Posted in Corporate Law  3 comments |   244 Views

02 August 2018 at 11:40

Ordinance on rape of a woman below 12 years of age: An objective analysis

  POSTED BY Karan Kaushik

The Central Government has recently promulgated an ordinance amending the sentencing stipulated for the rape of a woman provided for in IPC; and qua the ordinance, the following punishment scheme has been brought into effect: 1. For rape of women abo

Posted in Others  2 comments |   220 Views

01 August 2018 at 11:13

Amendment to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 (Amendment Bill 2018)

  POSTED BY Akhilesh Kumar

Cabinet approves the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018 The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2018 for introduction in the Parliament. It is a

Posted in Others  1 comments |   217 Views

06 August 2018 at 13:26

A socialist stands for Social justice - Justice Krishna Iyer lives in Centennial year


Legal fraternity celebrates the centenary of a humane judge of this century, Rtd. Justice V R Krishna Iyer. Justice Krishna Iyer,

Posted in Others  5 comments |   210 Views

03 August 2018 at 17:09

Female Genital Mutilation and its Legal Aspect

  POSTED BY Vanshika Kapoor

Female Genital Mutilation comprises of all procedures that involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia, for non-medical reasons. The practice is mostly carried out by traditional circumcisers. FGM can lead to severe bleeding, pa

Posted in Others  4 comments |   195 Views

06 August 2018 at 13:26

Taming an agent

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

Introduction It is common for people to carry on their in business dealings with third parties though an agent. This could be on account of the vastness of the principal�s business or since the dealings may require significant skill or expertis

Posted in Civil Law  1 comments |   190 Views

16 August 2018 at 10:53

Indian Govt. v/s defaulting companies

  POSTED BY Shweta Gupta

WARNING BELL:2017 saw some stringent action by MCA against erring companies and as a result RoCs removed approximately 2,30,000 companies from the register of companies. Since then, the media has been reporting of an extensive crack down on non-compl

Posted in Corporate Law  0 comments |   181 Views


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