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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
If a Hindu married couple is separating by mutual consent then they no longer need to wait for six months for getting a separating order from the court. Supreme Court held that marriage between two Hindus can be legally terminated in just a week as t ..
Divorce matters are filed before the Family Courts constituted since 2010 and the matter is taken up by the court thereafter, the stages involved with the proceedings related to divorce can be summarized in following steps: STEP-I: Filing of t ..