Transferability of shares is an important feature of incorporation of a Company. Section 82 of the Companies Act deals with the nature of shares and reads as follows:The shares or debentures or other interest of any member in a Company shall be movab

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Beware, Ye Bureaucracy

  amit gupta_lawyer    30 June 2008 at 21:36

Beware, Ye Bureaucracy[A handwritten leaflet explaining the reasons for Saunders' murder, written on December 18, 1928 on Mozang House den and pasted at several placs on the walls of Lahore in the night between the 18th and 19th. A copy in Bhagat Sin

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Statement Before the Lahore High Court Bench*[Through this brilliant statement Bhagat Singh demolished the basis of the Sessions Court judgement and emphasised the importance of motive. The motive of action, he argued, should be the main consideratio

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Research Article

  amit gupta_lawyer    30 June 2008 at 21:36

Research ArticleTeleconferencing model for forensic consultation, court testimony, and continuing educationThomas W. Miller, Ph.D.* *, James Clark, Ph.D., Lane J. Veltkamp, M.S.W., B.C.D., Deborah C. Burton, M.A., Marian Swope, Thomas W. M

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Legal statusHomosexual relations are legally still a crime in India under an old British era statute dating from 1860 called Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which criminalises 'carnal intercourse against the order of nature.' The vague nature of

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INTRODUCTION A survey of the legal literature clearly shows that something important is transpiring in the area of human rights and the environment. The events at the "intersection"1 of human rights and the environment indicate that changes are occur

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IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHIWP (C) No. 19133 of 200409.04.2008Pronounced on : April 09, 2008Smt. Kiran Devi . . . Petitionerthrough : Mr. Pratap Singh, AdvocateVERSUSUnion of India and Ors. . . .Respondentsthrough : Mr. A.K. Bhardwaj, Adv

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cyber law

  amit gupta_lawyer    29 June 2008 at 14:18

Paper presented at:II World Congress on Informatics and LawMadrid,SpainSeptember 2002Paper presented by:Rohas NagpalPresident,Asian School of Cyber Lawsrn@asianlaws.orgRohas Nagpal -Cyber Terrorism- Abstract2ABSTRACTComputer crime has hit mankind wit

The future of copyright in IndiaAyan Roy Chowdhury * Legal context: The copyright laws in India are set to be amended with the introduction of the provisions for anti-circumvention and Rights Management Information in the Indian copyright regime alth

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While research abounds on attitudes toward capital punishment in the United States, such work has been lacking in non-western nations — particularly in India, the world's largest democracy. Data recently collected have revealed variance in levels of

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nath ram godse

  amit gupta_lawyer    28 June 2008 at 18:54

Nathu ram godse's speech at the trial DO read it fully Full text of Godse's speech at his trial....." On January 13, 1948, I learnt that Gandhiji had decided to go on fast unto death. The reason given was that he wanted an assurance of Hindu-Muslim U

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ANNEXURE ADUE DATES FOR SERVICE TAX 1. RegistrationWithin 30 days from the date on which service tax is levied or within 30 days of commencement of business whichever is later.2. Payment of Service Taxa.       Payable by individuals, proprietary conc

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In the judgment, K. Srikanth Singh vs. North East Securities Ltd., the Supreme Court has held that the vicarious liability of directors must be pleaded and proved in case of offence committed by the company under section 138 of the Negotiable Instrum

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IN THE HIGH COURT OF CALCUTTAF.M.A. No. 474 of 2005Decided On: 27.11.2006Appellants: The New India Assurance Co. Ltd.Vs.Respondent: Amitava Das and Anr.Hon'ble Judges: Pratap Kumar Ray and Sankar Prasad Mitra, JJ.Counsels: For Appellant/Petitioner/

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Bakground of wages act

  Prakash Yedhula    23 June 2008 at 11:14

Background A tripartite Committee Viz.,"The Committee on Fair Wage" was set up in 1948 to provide guidelines for wage structures in the country. The report of this Committee was a major landmark in the history of formulation of wage policy in India.

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I started my independent practice as Lawyer since December 1979. In the last week of this month my friend and now my neighbour and well known Hindi lyric and poet Mahendra ‘Neh’ has lost his job. He was an Electrical Supervisor in a big rayon produci

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Collective Investment Scheme

  Prakash Yedhula    18 June 2008 at 21:03

What is a Collective Investment Management Company (CIMC)? A Collective Investment Management Company is a company incorporated under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 and registered with SEBI under the SEBI (Collective Investment Schemes) Re

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Buyback of shares

  Prakash Yedhula    18 June 2008 at 21:01

From where can I get details of companies proposing to buyback their shares?Listed companies are required to intimate the stock exchange of general meetings and resolutions passed thereof. Hence, information on companies proposing to buyback shares m

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What is a Futures Contract? Futures contract means a legally binding agreement to buy or sell the underlying security on a future date. Future contracts are the organised/standardised contracts in terms of quantity, quality (in case of commodities),

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Corpus Delicti

  SANJAY DIXIT    17 June 2008 at 17:45

Corpus DelictiCorpus delicti is the legal term, which refers to the body of the offense or the essence of the crime. Most literally, corpus delicti is the term used to refer to the actual victim’s body in a murder case. Corpus delicti is also a term

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