The Bombay High Court has declared that under Section 8 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, the matter cannot be automatically sent to arbitration if the plaintiff seeks relief in a lawsuit against parties, some of whom are not signatories ..
The Kerala High Court ruled that it would not be a barrier to a person's appointment to the position of District Judge if they had merely been a Munsiff-Magistrate trainee on the date their application for appointment as such was submitted or on ..
The CBI's appeal seeking the cancellation of bail for T Gangi Reddy, the primary suspect in the murder of YS Vivekananda Reddy, a former Kadapa MP and the uncle of current AP chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, was referred to the Telangana high ..
The Supreme Court stated that a court should not condemn an accused solely based on the "last seen" scenario while overturning the concurrent conviction of a murder suspect.The bench of Justices S. Ravindra Bhat and P S Narasimha stated tha ..
However, under the current legislation, the panel would be increased to 11 members, and each appointment would require only a simple majority of six votes to be approved.Parliamentarians and Cabinet ministers would be raised to three each, and attorn ..
According to the Supreme Court, the parties cannot contest the amount of consideration stipulated in a contract if they sign it and issue an undertaking in compliance with its conditions.The subject of whether a party to a contract has the right to c ..
The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation, and Resettlement Act of 2013's Section 24(2) does not grant the original owner of the land the benefit of lapse, according to a ruling by the Supreme Court bench ..
WHY IN NEWS?On Tuesday, the Delhi High Court ruled that the borrower's decision to initiate arbitration procedureswould not be affected by any action taken under Section 17 of the RBD Act by filing a petition before theDRT.The review petition ..
WHY IN NEWS?Regarding the alleged misbehavior of a practicing court counsel, a resolution or complaint was filed with the Patna High Court.The court ordered the Registry to process the resolution or complaint that was brought before the court as a Pu ..
Why in newsThe Delhi High Court found that registering a tread pattern as a design would not automatically prevent it from being treated as a "trade mark" within the meaning of the Trademarks Act, 1999 in a case involving the alleged copyin ..