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01 June 2020 at 09:24

Provisions for Divorce under The Hindu Marriage Act 1955

  POSTED BY Guest

Provisions for Divorce under The Hindu Marriage Act 1955

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11 May 2020 at 10:20

Domestic Violence and Allied Laws in India

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Domestic Violence and Allied Laws- Geeta Luthra; Webinar by Geeta Luthra-Domestic Violence; Laws related to Domestic Violence in India; Protection of Women from Domestic Violence-Adv Geeta Luthra; Domestic Violence Act, 2005

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01 May 2020 at 13:10

Domestic Violence During Covid 19: Crime Behind the Closed Doors!

  POSTED BY Kreeti Y. Khandelwal

Domestic Violence during COVID 19; Domestic Violence act, 2005-Covid Crisis; Domestic Violence in India-Lockdown due to Covid Crisis

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30 April 2020 at 10:08

Understanding the Concept of Child Custody

  POSTED BY Karishma Yadav

INTRODUCTIONWhile dealing with the question of child custody laws in India sometimes it comes on my path to choose between what way or law we choose to pursue the case, sometimes we go with the regular law that is Guardian and Ward Act or sometimes w

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29 April 2020 at 11:24

Prenuptial Agreements: Enforceability and Case Laws

  POSTED BY KISHAN DUTT RETD JUDGE

A prenuptial agreement is an official document signed by two individuals before getting married. It helps to settle financial matters in advance. The agreement separates the personal debts of the individual from his/her future purpose.

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01 April 2020 at 11:01

Uncontested Divorce!

  POSTED BY Kapil Dixit

The issues you may encounter while going through a divorce can often confuse and get you wondering about it.

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13 March 2020 at 10:32

Do you know the Bail-Bond Basic?

  POSTED BY Simon

Bail bond basics - Things that the defendant's family need to know

  7 comments |   1553 Views


27 November 2019 at 15:49

Hindu Daughter's Equality Right to Succession

  POSTED BY Dr. Mohan B Rao

Daughters� Property Rights Under the Hindu Succession Act-Prof. Dr. Mohan R Bolla[1]�The fundamental changes brought forward about in the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 by amending it in 2005, are perhaps a realization of the immortal words o

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15 October 2019 at 10:30

Law of Interim injunction in family / Custody cases

  POSTED BY Fahad Ahmad Siddiqi

Law of Interim injunction in family / Custody cases

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19 June 2019 at 11:17

Juvenile Crimes are Increasing: Should Parents be held Liable?

  POSTED BY Vartika Mittal

Parental liability means that parents are legally accountable for their children�s act. While a 'parent' may be anyone who exercises control or authority over the child, generally a custodial parent is the one held criminally respon

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18 June 2019 at 16:38

Critical Appraisal of Navtej Singh Johar's Judgment: Raised hope for initiating New jurisprudence in the line of same sex marriages in India

  POSTED BY Harshit Sharma

Though same-sex marriage is not legalised in India per se and no reference of the same can be deduced from the ancient or historical writings & books,

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17 June 2019 at 11:27

Husband's right to get Maintenance from his wife

  POSTED BY K Rajasekharan

A deserving husband of a woman married under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 has every right to get maintenance. But no other law of similar kind provides for a husband to get maintenance from his wife.The term �maintenance� includes a wide

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30 May 2019 at 12:33

Custody of a Child to Grandparents

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

Law permits on certain conditions the child custody to the grand parents. Being father and the mother is a natural guardian, the custody of the child remains with them. Grand parents were granted the child custody in certain circumstances and conditi

  2 comments |   508 Views


30 May 2019 at 12:33

What is a Valid Marriage under law

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

Mere cohabitation or negotiation for marriage is not a marriage. A document will not solemnize a marriage. Marriage in accordance with the custom of the community has to been conducted, unless it is proved there is no valid form of marriage. If the m

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30 May 2019 at 12:31

Can a woman get maintenance from a man in a live-in relationship

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

This is a new trend in Indian laws that maintenance is provided to women who have a live in relationship for a period of time. This happens after the implementation of the Domestic violence Act in India. No Indian laws has defined who is a wife neith

  7 comments |   1800 Views


30 May 2019 at 12:26

What is the time limit to file null and void when the parties are married under Special Marriage Act?

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

A spouse can file a application for a declaration to declare his or her marriage with his husband or her wife as null and void on the ground that, at the time of their marriage, the first marriage of the respondent with his first wife or first husban

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17 May 2019 at 13:36

What are the factors for Mental cruelty which is a immediate cause for Divorce

  POSTED BY K.P.Satish Kumar

Authour : Advocate K.P.Satish Kumar M.L. Madras High Court.Leading Divorce Lawyer in Chennai.After the solemnization of the marriage when any of the spouse either the husband or the wife is treated with cruelty, they are eligible for divorce. Section

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17 May 2019 at 13:35

Unregistered Family Partition

  POSTED BY R.S.Agrawal

Through the judgment of the case � Thualsidhara & Another v. & Others, delivered on May 1, 2019, the division bench of Justice L. Nageswara Rao and Justice M.R. Shah, at the Supreme Court have made it clear that on the lines of its judg

  1 comments |   960 Views


19 March 2019 at 15:38

Mutual Consent vs Contested Divorce: Which Is A Better Way Out?

  POSTED BY Shivi Gupta

The Indian divorce laws for ending a marriage legally classify divorce as a mutual consent divorce and contested divorce, applicable over a divorcing couple in accordance with their circumstances and consent of the spouses to opt for a divorce. Here&

  1 comments |   1779 Views


15 March 2019 at 13:36

The Laws on Marital Rape: Much Needed Reform in India

  POSTED BY Sharma Twinkle Manojkumar

The wife's role has traditionally been understood as submissive, docile and that of a homemaker. Sex has been treated as obligatory in a marriage and also taboo. At Least the discussion openly of it, hence, the awareness remains dismal. Economi

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