21 January 2019 at 15:14

Framing of Issues in a Civil Suit

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

What the term issue means The term "issue" in a civil case means a disputed question relating to rival contentions in a suit. It is the focal point of disagreement, argument or decision. It is the point on which a case itself is decided i

Posted in Civil Law  5 comments |   726 Views


14 February 2019 at 13:23

Life of a young lawyer: what to expect, and what to do?

  POSTED BY Keshav Datta

Recently, after a long time, we saw the Indian Lawyer Community holding strike (https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/lawyers-want-rs-5-000-cr-for-welfare-in-union-budgetto-hold-protest-across

Posted in Others  11 comments |   526 Views


28 January 2019 at 12:49

Are Hindu Wife and her child entitled to get Muslim Husband's property?

  POSTED BY PRATIKSHA BHANDARI

Introduction: Under Muslim Law if the marriage is Sahih (V

Posted in Family Law  1 comments |   409 Views


06 February 2019 at 11:45

Trial before a Court of Session: An Outline

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

Introduction A Court of Session is the court, which deals with serious criminal cases and passes any sentence including death, at the district (sessions division) level. It cannot take cognizance of any offence directly, except when it functions as a

Posted in Students  4 comments |   322 Views


04 February 2019 at 11:37

Witness Protection Scheme, 2018

  POSTED BY VIJAYARAJ

IntroductionThe Hon�bleSupreme Court on 05-12-2018 gave its seal of approval to a draft witness protection plan prepared by the Central Government. The plan, called the Witness Protection Scheme, will have to be implemented by all states, excep

Posted in Others  1 comments |   314 Views


21 January 2019 at 15:14

Suspicion, howsoever grave, can't substitute proof In criminal trial: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

To begin with, in a landmark judgment titled Devi Lal v State of Rajasthan in Criminal Appeal No(s). 148 of 2010 with Criminal Appeal No(s). 149 of 2010, the Supreme Court just recently on January 8, 2019 has dispelled all misconceived notions abou

Posted in Others  2 comments |   295 Views


06 February 2019 at 11:45

Casual Act Of Possession Over Property Does Not Confer 'Possessory Title': SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

While clearly and convincingly holding that possessory title over property cannot be claimed merely on the basis of �casual possession�, the Supreme Court in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment titled Poona Ram v. Moti Ram (D) Th. L

Posted in Others  2 comments |   286 Views


23 January 2019 at 14:47

Case Management software (CMS) vs. Document Management software (DMS)

  POSTED BY Abeer Agrawal

Case management software and document management software are frequently used in law firms to manage their overall workflow and processes. Both the software, however, is different and there is a lot of confusion about their difference and preference.

Posted in Others  0 comments |   285 Views


30 January 2019 at 12:25

Rape And Murder Of 8 Year Old Girl: SC Commutes Death Sentence To 25 Years Imprisonment Without Remission

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be said right at the beginning that in a landmark, latest and laudable judgment with far reaching consequences, the Supreme Court on January 18, 2019 in Nand Kishore v State of Madhya Pradesh in Criminal Appeal No. 94 of 2019 (Arising out

Posted in Others  1 comments |   281 Views


21 January 2019 at 15:13

Offences Under Section 307 IPC Can't Be Quashed On The Basis Of Settlement Between Parties: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

To begin with, it has to be appreciated, applauded and admired that after a long spell of time we finally see that the Supreme Court which is the top court of India has finally in the latest landmark case titled State of Madhya Pradesh v Kalyan S

Posted in Others  0 comments |   278 Views


25 January 2019 at 16:51

Legal Provisions with Reference to Right to Education for the Differently Abled

  POSTED BY varsha

1. Constitutional Provisions � The right to education is available to all citizens including the disabled. Article 29(2) of the Constitution provides that no citizen shall be denied admission into any educational institution maintained by the St

Posted in Others  1 comments |   243 Views


28 January 2019 at 12:49

Why Should They Speak Lies: Deceased's Parents Are Most Natural Witnesses In Dowry Death Cases: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

To begin with, in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment authored by Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre for himself and Justice Indu Malhotra, the Supreme Court in Mahadevappa v State of Karnataka Rep. By Public Prosecutor in Criminal Appeal No. 1261 of

Posted in Others  1 comments |   239 Views


02 February 2019 at 11:18

A Judicial Officer Is Not An Ordinary Government Servant And Must Be Above Suspicion: Allahabad HC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It must be noted right at the outset that in a noteworthy judgment titled Sadhna Chaudhary v State of U.P. and others in Writ Petition No. 170 (S/B) of 2006 by a two-Judge Bench of Allahabad High Court comprising of Chief Justice Govind Mathur and J

Posted in Others  1 comments |   228 Views


12 February 2019 at 16:35

If an Arbitration Award is set aside, arbitration can be initiated again

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

If an Arbitration award is challenged by a party and consequentially is set aside in a petition filed under S.34 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act,1996, the losing party has every right to initiate a fresh arbitration again. Delhi High Court wh

Posted in Corporate Law  2 comments |   201 Views


04 February 2019 at 11:37

Key Highlights of interim Budget 2019

  POSTED BY Vivek Chaudhary

Interim Budget Highlights-2019Direct Tax:- 1. Tax Rebate on total income up to 5,00,000/-(Section 87A).2. Standard deduction for salaried increased from 40,000 to 50,000.3. Notional rent not payable on holding up to 2 House properties.4. TDS threshol

Posted in Taxation  0 comments |   186 Views


08 February 2019 at 11:09

Activate Your DIN With Minimal Effort!

  POSTED BY Shweta Gupta

An Easy Resolution To A Grim Situation!Quite a few positive news, from various Courts, has trickled in regarding the removal of Directors disqualification. In a major victory for the aggrieved Directors, in December 2018, the Gujarat High Court quash

Posted in Corporate Law  0 comments |   182 Views


21 January 2019 at 15:14

Pluralism: The power of India

  POSTED BY M.S. Husain

Introduction:Being a secular state India is a multicultural country. Cultural and Linguistic diversity is the strength of India. Being a pluralistic state, Indian has a great feeling of nationality and to generate or maintain this kind of feeling, th

Posted in Constitutional Law  0 comments |   176 Views


28 January 2019 at 12:49

Mere Allegations Of Harassment Without Proximate Positive Action Not Sufficient For Conviction U/S 306 IPC: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be said right at the outset that in a landmark, latest and laudable judgment titled Rajesh v State of Haryana in Criminal Appeal No. 93 of 2019 (Arising out of SLP (Cri.) No. 8867 of 2016) by a two Judge Bench of Supreme Court comprising

Posted in Others  0 comments |   171 Views


04 February 2019 at 11:37

SC Imposes Rs 5 Crore Penalty On A Medical College For Playing Fraud On It; Orders Prosecution Of Its Dean

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It must be said with consummate ease that in a landmark, latest and laudable judgment titled Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan University & Another v. Union of India & Others in Writ Petition (Civil) No. 1001 of 2017 with Writ Petition (Civil) No. 73

Posted in Others  1 comments |   168 Views


08 February 2019 at 11:09

Autonomy Of the Bar Cannot Be Taken Over By The Court: SC Quashes Madras HC Disciplinary Rules For Lawyers

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be said with consummate ease that in one of the most commendable, significant and noteworthy judgments delivered by the top court in the last couple of years, the Supreme Court has just recently on January 28, 2019 very rightly quashed Rul

Posted in Others  3 comments |   157 Views








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