Since this is an area of profound concern these days, and Ive been facing endless queries on this, here is a basic & overly simplistic laymans view on the law as it was before 2005 and after it vis-a-vis daughters right in ..
This article attempts to bring some clarity on the law relating to recognition of foreign divorce decrees in India, in what circumstances they are valid, and when not ? Ive also tried throwing light on the process and procedure of challengi ..
This article explains all you need to know about getting a divorce in India. Marriage as opposed to relations of blood, is one which we enter into by our own choice and not by virtue of our birth. Conceptually Marriage is b ..
This article would try and explain all you need to know about filing or defending a transfer petition in the Supreme Court. These days the dockets of the Supreme Court are flooded with transfer petitions filed by women, seeking to get husband& ..
This article explains and answers the following questions :- i) What is a Joint Hindu Family/Hindu Undivided Family as per the law ? ii) The Joint Hindu Family Property ? who all have a right ? iii) What is a Coparcenary ? and who all are Coparcene ..
A happy marriage is a harbour in the tempest of life, an unhappy marriage is a tempest in the harbour of life. ..
This article is a part of series "law for the layman" that I am writing, wherein we have tried to make law as understandable as possible to anyone who finds himself in the throes of a trial as an accused/complainant or a witness. Criminal ..
Negligence is the omission to do something which a reasonable man guided by those considerations which ordinarily guide the conduct of human affairs would do, or doing something that such man would not do. Succinctly put it is the unintentional fail ..
This is a brief introduction to the Law of torts and its dynamism. The Philosphy of Law of Tort Tort also known as delict in Roman Law, means wrong/twisted conduct. In Society everyone has a basic freedom of action, however this freedom of action ha ..
The Laws of Limitation are statutes of peace and repose, statues that manifest the policy of law in lending its aid only to those who are vigilant and not those who sleep over their rights (Vigilant ..