KEY TAKEAWAYS In the case of a usufructuary mortgage, the Supreme Court has stated that there is no limitation period. The above observation was made by a bench of Justices Hemant Gupta and V Ramasubramanian.BACKGROUND The bench was hearing an appeal ..
Case name and CitationNitaben Dinesh Patel vs Dinesh Dahyabhai PatelCitation: LL 2021 SC 570Key Takeaways In Nitaben Dinesh Patel vs Dinesh Dahyabhai Patel, it was held that amendment can be made to the written statement if facts are brought to lig ..
Case name and CitationMr. Rajeev Nowhar vs Chief Controlling Revenue Authority Maharashtra Case, PuneLL 2021 SC 569Key Takeaways The expression “by any other means” in Section 47 of the Maharashtra Stamp Act, 1958 refers to the stamps bei ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS The Supreme Court declared that a testamentary court is responsible to examine and investigate materials produced by the parties to the case rather than basing the trial on ethical reasoning. Unless there is a presence of circumstances ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS “You can imagine the contribution which leftist lawyers, lawyers with leftist leanings, made towards the development of constitutional law”, remarked Orissa High Court Chief Justice S Muralidhar. He pleaded with the legal re ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS “The court should not intervene in the case of an accused who refuses to cooperate with the authorities and is on the run.” The above stated observation was made by a bench of Justices M R Shah and A S Bopanna while upholdin ..
Key Takeaways The case of Smriti Madan Kansangra v. Perry Kansangra deals with a guardianship petition filed by Perry Kansagra , father of minor, under the Guardianship and Wards Act 1890, before the District Court. Both the parents sought custody, b ..
Key Takeaways The question before the court was that whether parallel prosecutions arising from a single transaction under Section 138 of the NI Act could be sustained. The section specifies the consequences of a dishonoured cheque. In the present ca ..
Key Takeaways The appellants were accused of assaulting and killing a local fish trader. During the investigation weapons were recovered from the appellant. They were convicted by the trial court and the case was appealed. The appellants contended th ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS On the basis of equal pay for equal labour, the Supreme Court stated that part-time temporary employees in a government-run institution cannot claim salary parity with regular government employees. The above observations were made by a ..