28 November 2018 at 15:51

Duties of an Advocate

  POSTED BY Ajay Bansal

Advocates, in addition to being professionals, are also officers of the courts and play a vital role in the administration of justice.Accordingly, the set of rules that govern their professional conduct arise out of the duty that they owe the court,

Posted in Others  5 comments |   582 Views

07 December 2018 at 12:35

What is anticipatory bail and anticipatory bail in 498-A

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

WHAT IS ANTICIPATORY BAIL BAILThe word Bail is not defined in Code of criminal procedure but it has to be understood as a concept. In a general sense bail means release of a person from custody of police and his delivery to the sureties who undertak

Posted in Criminal Law  3 comments |   493 Views

21 November 2018 at 13:43

How to seek bail in false 498A/406 IPC

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

Matrimonial cruelty is the cruelty to which women is subjected to, by her husband and his relatives. Cruelty in matrimonial terms is physical and mental torture caused by the actions of husband and his relatives towards wife.To deal with matrimonial

Posted in Criminal Law  6 comments |   432 Views

19 November 2018 at 11:25

Filing of Written Statement in Criminal Law

  POSTED BY Ajay Bansal

1. That the term 'WRITTEN STATEMENT' is very common and popular in the civil law of India. Every lawyer or every judge, who deals with civil court-matter knows this term 'WRITTEN STATEMENT' and know that it is filed on behalf of defen

Posted in Criminal Law  5 comments |   420 Views

05 December 2018 at 10:46

Res Ipsa Loquitor

  POSTED BY Sidharth Nair

The legal term for �the thing speaks for itself� is called Res Ipsa Loquitor. It is circumstantial evidence which suggests negligence from the nature and type of accident that has taken place and in absence of direct incriminating evidenc

Posted in Students  0 comments |   304 Views

03 December 2018 at 12:42

What is 498 - A Indian Penal Code

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

WHAT IS SECTION 498-A OF INDIAN PENAL CODE (I.P.C)So, let me start my article by explaining the word �Cruelty� because the essence of the offence in section 498A, IPC is cruelty.Before going into the penal definition let us see the common

Posted in Criminal Law  1 comments |   304 Views

21 November 2018 at 13:43

Wrongful prosecution: The remedies proposed

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

IntroductionWrongful prosecution of innocent persons including prolonged incarceration of them has become quite a common practice nowadays. In general, the term wrongful prosecution includes every act intended to commit a person to confinement or t

Posted in Constitutional Law  1 comments |   294 Views

03 December 2018 at 12:42

Power to make Preventive Arrest by Police

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

The Criminal Procedure Code, 1973 (CrPC) provides not only for taking punitive action on crimes already committed but also for taking possible measures to prevent commissioning of crimes, as well.Power of Police Officer to make arrestA police officer

Posted in Criminal Law  4 comments |   288 Views

27 November 2018 at 11:44

Delhi HC Sentences 16 Policemen To Life Imprisonment In Hashimpura Massacre Case

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It has to be stated right at the outset that in a much awaited judgment, the Delhi High Court finally ending the years of nail biting suspense has finally delivered its historic verdict in Zulfikar Nasir & Ors v State of Uttar Pradesh & Ors

Posted in Others  4 comments |   249 Views

12 December 2018 at 13:03

Procedure of Debt recovery Tribunal

  POSTED BY rajeev sharma

The complete procedure of trial before Debt Recovery Tribunal is described in Sec 19 Of Recovery of Dues and Bankruptcy Act 1994( Formerly known as RDDB Act). This procedure applies to the application filed by debtor under ec 17 of the SARFSAESI Act

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04 December 2018 at 11:43

A Muslim woman's right to maintenance

  POSTED BY Navin Kumar Jaggi

In a multicultural country like India, there have been conflicts between gender equality and claims of religious minority rights .The Indian Constitutional history has struggled with this con

Posted in Family Law  2 comments |   233 Views

03 December 2018 at 12:42

Domestic Violence

  POSTED BY Aman chawla

Domestic ViolenceDomestic violence is violence or any type of abuse done by one person against the other person when they are in domestic relationship. The domestic violence is type of rude behavior by one person in relationship to control the other

Posted in Family Law  1 comments |   222 Views

22 November 2018 at 15:56

SC Allows Live-Streaming Of Public Proceedings In Larger Public Interest

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

It must be said with consummate ease that in one of the most landmark, laudable and progressive judgment by the then CJI Dipak Misra, Justice AM Khanwilkar and Dr Dhananjaya Y Chandrachud which will go forward to a large extent in promoting transpa

Posted in Others  2 comments |   213 Views

10 December 2018 at 13:06

Crimes against modesty of a woman

  POSTED BY Tamanna Pankaj

Centuries have come, and centuries have gone, but the plight of women is not likely to change. Time has helplessly watched women suffering in the form of discrimination, oppression, exploitation, degradation

Posted in Criminal Law  1 comments |   210 Views

07 December 2018 at 12:35

Privacy of victims in rape case

  POSTED BY Adv. Akolkar

We all are aware of the modifications in the Criminal Law System after the Nirbhaya Case. There are various protections given to victims of sexual assault through various legislations. However are these practically imple

Posted in Criminal Law  2 comments |   201 Views

23 November 2018 at 16:00

Failure to determine the Seat of Arbitration

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In a recent Judgment dated 25th September 2018, Supreme Court of India, in the matter of Union of India Vs Hardly Exploration and production (India) Inc reported as 2018 SCC Online 1640 allowed the petitioner to maintain an application seeking to cha

Posted in Others  1 comments |   194 Views

23 November 2018 at 17:53

Traditional asset classes are losing value: what can one do?


Till about a few years ago, if one had spare funds or was looking to make some investments, then gold and fixed deposits were the preferred choice. For someone who was willing to take some risk and was seeking better returns then mutual funds and equ

Posted in Others  2 comments |   189 Views

12 December 2018 at 13:02

Professional Standards an Advocate should Keep

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

The advocate�s profession is an esteemed one which seeks to promote dispensation of justice. An advocate in India has to submit to some written and unwritten code of conduct and ethical regulations so long as he remains in his profession.Provis

Posted in Constitutional Law  3 comments |   189 Views

21 November 2018 at 13:43

Delivery of Arbitration awards and Limitation to Challenge

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

India being a country of Adhoc arbitrations, the responsibility to manage the arbitrations also is on the arbitrators. The said Management of the case includes framing of arbitration procedure, arranging meetings, fixing deadlines, drafting of procee

Posted in Corporate Law  0 comments |   188 Views

19 November 2018 at 11:25

Examination of expert and fact witness in international arbitration

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Arbitration is the private dispute resolution mechanism which is proved to be an effective alternate to the regular National Court dispute resolution through litigations in India. To become an arbitrator, there is no requirement of a legal or technic

Posted in Corporate Law  4 comments |   174 Views


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