21 September 2018 at 12:42

Sec. 498A IPC: Only HC Can Quash Cases On Settlement - SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be said right at the outset that the directions issued by a two-Judges Bench in Rajesh Sharma and others v State of UP and another AIR 2017 SC 3869 to regulate the purported gross misuse of Section 498A IPC have been modified just recently

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27 September 2018 at 16:02

Amendment to the Specific Relief Act in 2018: whether retrospective?

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

Introduction The Specific Relief Act, 1963 (the Principal Act) was enacted to define and amend law relating to certain kinds of specific reliefs. It contained provisions concerning inter-alia specific performance of contracts; contracts not specific

Posted in Civil Law  0 comments |   431 Views

05 October 2018 at 16:14

She is no more personal estate of husband

  POSTED BY sonali sharma

Almost in most of countries adultery, law has been abolished. The term adultery refers to sexual acts between a married person and someone who is not that person's spouse. In India, section 497 of IPC punishes the offence of adultery committed wi

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03 October 2018 at 10:38

Analysis on First Information Report (FIR)

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

IntroductionThe First Information Statement (FIS) or First Information Report (FIR) has not been defined in the Criminal Procedural Code, 1973 (CrPC). It is commonly understood as the information received by the police about commission of a crime and

Posted in Criminal Law  7 comments |   372 Views

04 October 2018 at 10:39

Step by Step Procedure in Divorce Case

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

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

Posted in Family Law  2 comments |   363 Views

05 October 2018 at 16:13

Section 14 of Sarfaesi Act

  POSTED BY T.R.Radhakrishnan

ROLE AND POWERS OF DISTRICT MAGISTRATE / CHIEF METROPOLITAN MAGISTRATEAmendment to SARFAESI Act introduced in 2013 brought out certain changes in the Act wherein under section 14 compulsory filing of an affidavit by the secured creditor through their

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10 October 2018 at 11:19

156(3) of CrPC - When police does not register FIR

  POSTED BY Ajay Bansal

156(3) of CrPC-When police does not register FIR The Power of The Magistrate Under Section 156 (3) of Cr.P.CThe information under section 154 of Cr.P.C is generally known as FIR, It is pertinent to see that the word � first� is not used

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19 September 2018 at 17:31

Law on recovery of advance or earnest money

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

IntroductionThe �advance deposit�, which is being paid as part of a contract for transfer of an immovable property, has in the past been treated conceptually quite different from the �earnest money�, similarly paid.However the

Posted in Property Law  2 comments |   315 Views

27 September 2018 at 16:03

Deceptive Disqualifications

  POSTED BY Jawaharlal Jasthi

India is a democratic republic. Taking the number of people involved, it is the biggest democracy in the world. Commensurate with it, India also has the largest constitution. Elections define the democratic nature of the government. It is the rule o

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19 September 2018 at 17:31

Public Interest Litigation (PIL)

  POSTED BY Prof V Narayana Swamy

During 1986 the then Chief Justice P.N. Bhagwati introduced public interest litigation (PIL) to the Indian judicial system. It is known in western jurisprudence as �salus populi est suprema lex� means �regard for public welfare is

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25 September 2018 at 11:23

New Jurisprudence of Criminal Liability in Civil Wrongs


Interpretation and pre-judicial review of �Triple Talaq Ordinance� and criticism of intension of legislature behind the ordinance. The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) ordinance, 2018 was promulgated on September 19, 2018.

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04 October 2018 at 11:00

Negotiating on the Negotiable Instruments Amendment Act 2018

  POSTED BY sreejith cherote

�Rule of law� giving way to �Rule of commerce� is a worldwide vogue and it shouldn�t be embarrassing, if the same phenomenon happens in case of a law which w

Posted in Others  2 comments |   238 Views

27 September 2018 at 16:03

Unitary features of Indian Constitution

  POSTED BY kirti kabra

In spite of the fact that the Indian Constitution establishes a federal structure, it is indeed very difficult to put the Indian Constitution in the category of a true federation. The following provision of Indian constitution makes it unitary .Union

Posted in Constitutional Law  4 comments |   233 Views

25 September 2018 at 11:21

Principles of natural justice

  POSTED BY kirti kabra

In India there is no statute laying down the minimum procedure which administrative agencies must follow while exercising decision-making powers. This minimum fair procedure refers to the principles of natural justice Natural justice is a concept of

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10 October 2018 at 11:19

Article 35A of Constitution of India - A Legal Fact Sheet

  POSTED BY Sharda Prasad

On a plain reading of the bare Act of Constitution of India, the amendments brought about to the body of Constitution by Presidential (Application to J&K) Order 1954, do not surf

Posted in Constitutional Law  2 comments |   223 Views

26 September 2018 at 13:55

Concept of wills under Muslim law

  POSTED BY kirti kabra

Introduction: When a person dies his/her property devolves upon his/her heirs. A person may die with or without a will (Testament). If a person dies leaving a will i.e. dies intestate, the property is distributed among his/her heirs according to the

Posted in Others  1 comments |   216 Views

04 October 2018 at 11:00

What is the nature of Indian Constitution? On what grounds is its spirit of federalism challenged?

  POSTED BY kirti kabra

Mention its important features.Typically, democratic constitutions are classified into two categories - Unitary and Federal. In a unitary constitution, all the powers are concentrated in a central authority. The states or the constituents of the coun

Posted in Others  4 comments |   215 Views

08 October 2018 at 15:25

Internal Complaint Committee - Sexual harassment of women at workplace

  POSTED BY CS Divesh Goyal

As per Section 134 (Boards’ Report) read with Rule 8 (Matter to be include in Board Report) Sub rule 5 clause (x), The report of board shall contain “a statement that the company has complied with provisions relating to the constitution o

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24 September 2018 at 17:30

Will: Its legalities in a nutshell

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

IntroductionWill is a legal declaration in the form of a document, expressing the intention of a testator, about how his property would be devolved on whom after his death. It is a personal document of a testator of sound mind, in regard to the dispo

Posted in Property Law  5 comments |   197 Views

26 September 2018 at 13:55

'Accord and satisfaction' as a mode of discharge of contract

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

Introduction Discharge of contract occurs in various ways. If both Parties to a Contract have performed their respective obligations agreed by them, the Contract is discharged by

Posted in Civil Law  0 comments |   193 Views


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