JURISDICTION7. Jurisdiction. – (1) Subject to the other provisions of this Act, a Family Court shall - (a) have and exercise all the jurisdictions exercisable by any district court of any subordinate civil court under any law for the time being in fo ..
THE HINDU MARRIAGE ACT, 1955 S. 13. Divorce. (1) Any marriage solemnized, whether before or after the commencement of this Act, may, on a petition presented by either thehusband or the wife, be dissolved by a decree of divorce on the ground that the ..
Right to Health: Limits of Recognition Introduction A healthy body is the very foundation of all human activities. That is why the adage “Sariramadyam Khalu Dharma Sadhanam”. The right to health has been recognised in the national constitutional and ..
A REVIEW OF GENDER JUSTICE SINCE INDEPENDENCE Dr. V.S. ElizabethAssociate ProfessorNational Law School of India University A look at the status of women in India today is a cause for concern.. Right from female foeticide, infanticide, child marriage, ..
LegislationThe Indian law of geographical indications is enshrined in the the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999. This Act seeks to provide for the registration and protection of Geographical Indications relatin ..
LegislationThe Indian law of trademarks is enshrined in the Trade Marks Act, 1999. The Act seeks to provide for the registration of trademarks relating to goods and services in India.The rights granted under the Act, are operative in the whole of ind ..