26 March 2019 at 10:51

40 Legal Maxims every Lawyer must be aware of


1. ab initio-from the beginning. 2. actus reus- Part of what proves criminal liability. You must have heard of Mens rea already which means the intention behind doing something. Actus reus deals with the ‘act’ itself.3. ad hom

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29 March 2019 at 13:50

3 Steps To Take If Police Does Not Register A FIR On Your Complaint

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

What Are The Steps To Take If Police Does Not Register A FIR On Your Complaint?Are You Sick Of Police Not Taking Action On Your Complaint?What can you do if Police refuses to lodge an FIR-First Information Report? Police is legally bound to register

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29 March 2019 at 13:50

Bail or Jail? 10 Factors Which The Court Considers While Granting Bail

  POSTED BY Sidharth Arora

Did You Know That Getting A Bail Is Amongst The Most Difficult Challenges For A Criminal Lawyer?Before I tell you, what are the crucial factors which the court considers while granting or dismissing a bail application, let me give you a theoretical b

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28 March 2019 at 14:55

Will and Testament

  POSTED BY Rashi Chandok

Introduction:A will or testament is a legal document that has detailed information about an individual�s final wishes in regards to how their assets are to be distributed after death. The person by whom the document is created

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05 April 2019 at 11:38

Real Test for Grant of Anticipatory Bail

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What purpose the prosecution would achieve by sending an accused in custody is an important point to be considered. Simply because an individual is alleged to have been involved in some serious crime, does not necessarily justify accused to be send

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28 March 2019 at 14:55

First Information Report - Know it all

  POSTED BY Rashi Chandok

FIRST INFORMATION REPORTIntroduction:A First Information Report (F.I.R) is a written document which contains information about the commission of a cognisable or non-cognisable offence and is prepared by the police. Generally, it is a complaint lodged

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28 March 2019 at 14:55

Sentencing policy in India

  POSTED BY Harpreet Kalsi

As per the National Crime Records Bureau, India�s Court conviction rate stands at 46.9%. This average has been arrived at after an analysis of a spectrum of offences including but not limited to sexual offences and socio-economic offences among

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11 April 2019 at 11:47

Only Advocates Can Plead And Argue On Behalf Of Litigants Before Courts: Calcutta HC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be said first and foremost that in a noteworthy and significant judgment titled �In the goods of: Usha Kanta Das (Deceased) And Amiya Kanti Das & Anr. Vs. S.M. Sefalika Ash� in G.A. No. 3659 of 2017 with far reaching conseq

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12 April 2019 at 17:22

Insights of filing Petition / Application with NCLT

  POSTED BY Rashi Agarwal

This article deals with the minute details of the documents required and the procedure to be followed for filing a Petition / Application with the National Company Law Tribunal (“Tribunal”) under section 7 and 9 of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code,

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25 March 2019 at 11:29

Scope of Section 92 CPC

  POSTED BY Prof V Narayana Swamy

In order to answer the maintainability of the suit under Section 92 of CPC it is necessary to look into the statutory provision and the law on the point. Section 92 of the Code deals with Public Charities.To attract the operation of Section 92, the s

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10 April 2019 at 11:49

How to File SLP in Supreme Court of India

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

What is meant by a special leave petition?Special leave petition (SLP) means that an individual takes special permission to be heard in appeal against any high court/tribunal verdict. Thus it is not an appeal but a petition filed for an appeal.So aft

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08 April 2019 at 16:32

How to recover a lost or stolen Mobile Phone? Both Technical and Legal process are explained here

  POSTED BY Soumya Laha

In present days, mobile means not only a phone, it is a gadget which provides us multiple types of services like, entertainment to alarm, photography to torchlight, internet to calculator and many more. It means it is next to our friend. Moreover our

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09 April 2019 at 15:40

How to Register a Proprietorship Company in India?

  POSTED BY Ishita Ramani

A sole proprietorship has been the simplest and common form of business for any traders and merchants in India. An individual proprietor owns and manages the business and is responsible for all busine

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02 April 2019 at 11:03

Forum Review: Authority for Advance Rulings

  POSTED BY Harsha Natu

OverviewWhile most of the preliminary tax litigation in India is centred around the ITATs, the Authority for Advance Rulings (AAR) also plays in important role in resolving tax issues before they get a chance to hit proper litigation. It is an indepe

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29 March 2019 at 13:49

MCA (ROC) Compliance Calendar - April 2019

  POSTED BY Lalit Rajput

MCA (ROC) Compliance CALENDARFor the month of April, 2019

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28 March 2019 at 14:54

Taking Cognizance under S. 190 CrPC means

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

What �taking cognizance� meansWhat is meant by 'taking cognizance' in regard to an offence by a competent Magistrate is not defined or described in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (CrPC) or any other act. However the term has

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10 April 2019 at 15:15

SC Designates 37 Lawyers As Senior Advocates

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

In a major and significant development, the Supreme Court which is the highest court in India has for the second time designated 37 lawyers as �Senior Advocates�. It goes without saying that it is a big honour for all these 37 lawyers t

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03 April 2019 at 11:55

Adding Additional Accused: To Invoke Section 319 CrPC Stronger Evidence Than Mere Probability Of Complicity Of A Person Required: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It would be imperative to mention right at the outset that in a significant pronouncement, the Supreme Court just recently on March 15, 2019 in Sugreev Kumar v. State of Punjab & Ors in Criminal Appeal No. 509 of 2019 (Arising out of SLP (Cri.

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03 April 2019 at 18:27

Understanding the Indian data localisation wave: Data privacy laws in India

  POSTED BY Sharma Twinkle Manojkumar

Companies around the world scrambled to try and meet a RBI-mandated deadline to store Indian users’ financial data in India, reigniting conversation about “data localisation”. Across ministries and sectors, the government has firmed

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01 April 2019 at 12:58

Death Sentence Can Be Imposed Only When Life Imprisonment Appears To Be An Altogether Inappropriate Punishment: SC

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Coming straight to the nub of the matter, while commuting the death sentence awarded to a man who was convicted for the rape and murder of a five year old girl, the Supreme Court recently in a latest, landmark and laudable judgment titled Sachin Ku

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