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State Under Indian Constitution: understand the expanded meaning of the term other authorities in Article 12, it is necessary to trace the origin and scope of Article 12 in the Indian Constitution. Present Article 12 was introduced in the Draft Constitution as Article 7.-Abhishek Negi- Posted: 2015/10/03

Gender Sensitization and Rehabilitation of Rape Victims: It is about creating awareness relating to gender issues. Rape Survivors need help of variety of institutions like police, hospitals etc. but unfortunately they are institutions of their secondary victimization. Monetary compensation cannot be only an effective remedy. Special Policies are required for this end.-Vini Kewaliya- Posted: 2015/10/03

Business Ethics and Corporate Frauds : Corporate governance became a well-discussed topic in the business press. Newspapers produced detailed accounts of corporate fraud, accounting scandals, excessive compensation, and other perceived organizational failures – many of which culminated in lawsuits, resignations, and bankruptcy.-Manmeet Singh- Posted: 2015/10/03

Corporate Social Responsibility: The phrase stumbled on common make use of afterwards to your 1970s as well as 1990s as well as organizations and the ones thoroughly acknowledged as well as supported this. Within 1977 less from the Bundle 500 corporations explicitly given Management and business Cultural Responsibility of their twelve-monthly reports.-Prashanti Upadhyay- Posted: 2015/10/3

Defamation : Any intentional false communication, either written or spoken , that harms a person’s reputation; decreases the respect, regard or confidence in which a person is held; or induces disparaging, hostile or disagreeable opinions or feelings against a person is known as defamation.-Neha Malhotra- Posted: 2015/09/23

Tribunalization of Justice: Tribunal means a set or a bench upon which judge or judges sit and decide controversies between the parties and exercises judicial powers as distinguished from purely administrative functions.-Paarth Gupta - Posted: 2015/09/23

Crusading against child sexual abuse through law, introspecting the POSCO : The POSCO Act is gender neutral Consent of the child is irrelevant in cases under the POSCO Act, The POSCO Act is only applicable to child survivors and adult offenders.-Divyalakshmi- Posted: 2015/09/21

Waste Management In India : An inevitable consequence of development and industrial progress is generation of waste. Therefore, efficient waste management is a matter of international concern and countries have set up robust regulatory waste management regimes for balancing the objectives of development and environment sustainability.-Khushbu Sahu- Posted: 2015/09/20

The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill, 2015 : the Bill should reflect the recommendations made by the Law Commission in its 246th Report, however, since it is futile to proceed with an analysis on the assumption that it definitely will, an in-depth analysis of the Bill’s effect must wait. Still, the Law and Justice Minister.-Khushbu Sahu- Posted: 2015/09/20

Right To Maintenance Section 125 crpc : The Honble Supreme Court in a path breaking judgment Chanmuniya Vs. Chanmuniya Virendra Kumar Singh Kushwaha and Anr1 held that Where partners lived together for a long spell as husband and wife, a presumption would arise in favour of a valid wedlock.-Khushbu Sahu- Posted: 2015/09/20

Sexual Harassment of women at work : In 1997, the Honble Supreme Court of India, in Vishaka case acknowledged the gravity of sexual harassment of the working women at the workplaces and laid down guidelines making it mandatory for employers to prevent the commission of acts of sexual harassment and to provide the procedures for the resolution, settlement or prosecution of acts of sexual harassment..-Khushbu Sahu- Posted: 2015/09/20

Role of Judiciary In Strengthening PIL : In India judicial activism was made possible by PIL (Public Interest Litigation). Generally speaking, before the Court takes up a matter for adjudication, it must be satisfied that the person who approaches it has sufficient interest in the matter.- Roopali Singh - Posted: 2015/09/17

Killer Provsions of The Companies Act, 2013 : If economic activity and growth are analogous to a wheel, then provisions of section 185 and 188 of the Companies Act, 2013 are surely analogous to disc brakes.- Abhishek Seth - Posted: 2015/09/17

Equality in India – Social and Political Scenario : This article is concerned with social and political equality. In its prescriptive usage, ‘equality’ is a loaded and ‘highly contested’ concept. Sociological and economic analyses of equality mainly pose the questions of how inequalities can be determined and measured and what their causes and effects.- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/09/16

Cruelty - as a ground for Divorce : Matrimonial matters are matters of delicate human and emotional relationship. It demands mutual trust, regard, respect, love and affection with sufficient play for reasonable adjustments with the spouse. The relationship has to conform to the social norms as well.- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/09/16

Collective Violence: Study of Understating: The society wants peace for living calmly we have decided several types of norms and with the help of law governments are taking care of our peace and security. The person who overrules these norms named as a criminal and the act as crime..- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/09/16

Medical Negligence: A Specific Tort : This article deals with the Medical Negligence and its legal implications and its overlapping with Consumer Laws.- Lydia Kerketta - Posted: 2015/09/15

Theory of Justice by John Rawls: its criticism by Martha C. Nussbaum and Amartya Sen : This article deals with theory of justice as propounded by John Rawls and its applicability in India. It also deals with its criticism by Martha C. Nussbaum and Amartya Sen.- Lydia Kerketta - Posted: 2015/09/15

Sex Determination and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Technique Act of 1994: This article concentrates on the legal interventions called the Pre- Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act of 1994 and details the complexities of this Act discussing the prohibition of sex determination of the foetus in the mother’s womb especially in the highly patriarchal society.- Soumik Saha - Posted: 2015/09/15

Banking Frauds in India : With the growth of technology, banking fraud through online mediums have gained popularity amongst the cyber fraudster.- Soumik Saha - Posted: 2015/09/15

Custodial Violence in India: Custodial violence primarily refers to violence in police custody and judicial custody. Besides death, rape and torture are two other forms of custodial violence. Custodial violence is not a recent phenomenon. Sections 330, 331 and 348 of IPC; Sections 25 and 26 of the Indian Evidence Act; Section 76 of CrPC and Section 29 of the Police Act, 1861 were enacted to curb the tendency of policemen to resort to torture to extract confessions etc.- Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/09/4

Lets Be Defiant: Defiance on the other hand strikes a fatal blow at reason. It commands the soul to achieve its true calling and prepares the soul through its constant pump of adrenaline to achieve what it is here to achieve and face adversity head on with the heart of a superhuman though the body might be of a mortal human. Strength lies always in one’s heart and not the body.- Domingo Gomes- Posted: 2015/09/4

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation: Administrative law is the bye-product of the increasing socio-economic functions of the State and the increased powers of the government.- Kumar Bharat - Posted: 2015/09/4

Preventive Detention and Constitution of India - Effect on Human Rights : Confinement imposed generally on a defendant in criminal case who has threatened to violate the law while awaiting trial or disposition or of a mentally ill person who may harm himself or others.- Rudrasin - Posted: 2015/09/2

Steps to be followed for the Incorporation of Company in India : The Companies Act, 2013 lay down the rule for the incorporation of both Public and Private Companies under Chapter-II of the act along with the [Rules] of the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014.- Sandeep - Posted: 2015/09/2

Compensatory Jurisprudence: Compensation to victims is a recognised principle of law being enforced through the ordinary civil courts. Under the law of torts the victims can claim compensation for the injury to the person or property suffered by them. It is taking decades for the victims to get a decree for damages or compensation through civil courts, which is resulting in so much hardship to them.- Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/09/2

Law Relating to Workplace Sexual Harassment: Sexual Harassment of Women at workplaces acts as an impediment to women empowerment and is a gross violation of their rights.- Mayank Samuel - Posted: 2015/09/2

Is Capital Punishment Ethical : Capital punishment, death penalty or execution is punishment by death. The sentence that someone be punished in this manner is a death sentence. Crimes that can result in a death penalty are known as capital crimes or capital offences.-Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/08/27

Constitutional philosophy of Writs: A detailed analysis : The Constitution of India, under Articles 32 and 226 confers writ jurisdiction on Supreme Court and High Courts, respectively for enforcement/protection of fundamental rights of an Individual.- Ramanjeet - Posted: 2015/08/27

Freedom of Religion: The 42nd Amendment Act, 1976, has inserted the world Secular in the Preamble. This amendment is intended merely to spell out clearly the concept of secularism in the Constitution. There is no mysticism in the secular character of the State. In India, a Secular State was never considered as an irreligious or atheistic State. It only means that in matters of religion it is neutral. It is the ancient doctrine in India that the State protects all religions but interferes with none.- Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/08/10

Justice hurried is justice buried: Such a sensitivity of Judicial Officers can be understood particularly when there is huge pressure of High Court.- Ramanjeet - Posted: 2015/08/10

Dental Insurance: In India, the dentistry when related to public health is referred to as community dentistry. However the backdrop is such that apart from few, most of the schools are unaware of what community dentistry deals with and they commonly denote this as the means to increase the number of patients in the hospital bed. For the spreading of such misconception, who is to be blamed is still uncertain and hence the researcher through this paper is making an attempt to correct the mistaken identity of dentistry that seems somewhere lost between the spheres of public, health & dentistry. - Kumar Bharat - Posted: 2015/08/10

Effectiveness of Parliamentary Control over Delegated Legislation : Administrative law is the bye-product of the increasing socio-economic functions of the State and the increased powers of the government. Administrative law as a separate branch of legal discipline, especially in India, came to be recognized by the middle of the 20th century.- Kumar Bharat - Posted: 2015/08/9

Women Empowerment in India: Discussing Liberal Feminism and Legal Interventions: The women empowerment policies are of topmost priority in terms of development. Women issues have been subjugated across the whole universe, in varying degrees, to cater to the patriarchal structure of the society that has traditionally come down upon us.- Soumik Saha - Posted: 2015/08/5

Lifting of Corporate Veil: Indian Scenario : A company is a juristic person, but in reality it is a group of person who are the beneficial owners of the property of the corporate body. Being an artificial person, it (company) cannot act on its own, it can act only by natural persons. The doctrine of lifting the veil can be understood as the identification of the company with its members.- Ashu Bala - Posted: 2015/08/5

Controlling the drug menace in India: The article analyses the difference between the controlling pattern over the ever growing menace of abuse of narcotic drug and psychotropic substances in India and the US.- Sree Krishna Bharadwaj.H (Advocate and Social Activist) - Posted: 2015/08/5

Blowing A Whistle - A Paper Tiger : Death of a whistle blower,fight against corruption, protection of a whistle blower and whistle blower bill.- B. A. S. Jadon - Posted: 2015/08/5

Succumbing To Feminism: corroboration of the Statements of the prosecutrix, Feminist ideological penal framework and matrimonial relations with the accused/ husband..- B. A. S. Jadon - Posted: 2015/08/5

Litigation: An Inherited Proletarianism: Iterattion of the theory of Karl Marx by drawing an analogy of the said theory and inculcation of the same in the Judicial- cum-Legal Matrix in the contemporary times,Jural Correlatives, arena of litigation and delay in litigation .- B. A. S. Jadon - Posted: 2015/08/5

Memoirs of A Funeral Slave: This Article is a contemplation of what could have been thought by the victim under Euthanasia.- B. A. S. Jadon - Posted: 2015/08/5

Administrative Law Separation of Powers: The Separation of Powers is a doctrine that has exercised the minds of many peoples. Ancient philosophers, political theories and political scientists, framers of constitutions, judges and academic writers.- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/08/5

Investigation and Law :Law, Science and Technology has a great relevance in our lives. Law and Science encounter each other in many ways. When technology intrudes in the ambit of legal rights it is checked by law, for example, cyber crimes, in the same manner to protect legal rights and strengthening the evidence with the help of science, cannot be denied.- Manu Saxena - Posted: 2015/07/19

Rehabilitation of Internally Displaced Persons :Internal Displacement Internally displaced persons are persons or groups of persons who have been forced or obliged to flee or to leave their homes or places of habitual residence, in particular as a result of or in order to avoid the effects of armed conflict, situations of generalized violence, violations of human rights or natural or human-made disasters, and who have not crossed an internationally recognized State border.- Ashu Bala - Posted: 2015/07/19

Judicial Activism and Women Empowerment In India : Gender injustice is a problem that is seen all over the world. Whatever the causes may be, it is our duty of humans to protect the human rights of those who are victims. Women have been ill-treated in every society for ages.- Mohanraj T P - Posted: 2015/07/19

Relevancy and Admissibility under Indian Evidence Act : The expressions relevancy and admissibility are often taken to be synonymous. But they are not the same. Their legal implications are different. All admissible evidence is relevant but all relevant evidence is not admissible. Relevancy is the genus of which admissibility is the species.- Debaditya Roy - Posted: 2015/07/18

Audi Alterem Partem Right to fair hearing : Rules of natural justice have developed with the growth of civilization and the content thereof is often considered as a proper measure of the level of civilization and Rule of Law prevailing in the community.- Lydia Kerketta - Posted: 2015/07/18

Creation of New States: Article 3 of Indian Constitution addresses the topic of Formation of new States and alteration of areas, boundaries or names of existing States - Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/07/18

Malicious Prosecution: Origin, definition and essentials of malicious prosecution with case laws - - Posted: 2015/07/06

Offer in a Contract: Kinds of offers and rules of communication of offers - - Posted: 2015/07/06

Efficacy of Present Legal Framework In Combating Transgression By Transnational Corporation:In the existing scenario, the need for rapid industrial progress has led to the establishment of a number of transnational Corporations.- Sunklan Porwal - Posted: 2015/07/06

Environment and Sustainable Development: Sustainability in development has been a challenge to the human community. Protection of environment and its limited natural resources has been the confronting situation in the era of competitive industrial development.- rohit sharma - Posted: 2015/07/01

Company Law Articles: In this case, all the four Directors of M/S. ……. have also been arrayed as Respondents/Defendants in their individual capacity in the Claim Petition dated …….. submitted before the Learned Arbitrator and the Award dated …….. has been passed against all the Defendants. Therefore, all the Defendants are jointly and severally liable to satisfy the Award, which is applied for being enforced as a decree as per section 36 of the Act..- Narendra Sharma - Posted: 2015/07/01

Changes in Child Labour and Related Laws : Child labour is the practice of having children engage in economic activity, on part or full-time basis. The practice deprives children of their childhood, and is harmful to their physical and mental development. Poverty, lack of good schools and growth of informal economy are considered as the important causes of child labour in India.- Karan Guleria - Posted: 2015/07/01

Freedom of Press - Article 19(1)(a): To preserve the democratic way of life it is essential that people should have the freedom of express their feelings and to make their views known to the people at large. The press, a powerful medium of mass communication, should be free to play its role in building a strong viable society. Denial of freedom of the press to citizens would necessarily undermine the power to influence public opinion and be counter to democracy.- Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/07/01

Indian Judicial Approach Regarding Right to Die: The right to die is sometimes associated with the idea that one's body and one's life are one's own, to dispose of as one sees fit. However, there is sometimes deemed to be a legitimate state interest in preventing irrational suicides.The first case in which the issue of right to die was brought before an Indian Court is “State v Sanjay Kumar” wherein, Delhi High Court criticized section 309 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 as ‘an anachronism and a paradox”.- Dr ShaikhSahanwaz Islam - Posted: 2015/07/01

Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal Act, 2013: Sexual harassment is bullying or coercion of a sexual nature or the unwelcome or inappropriate promise of rewards in exchange f sexual favours. Presently in modern contexts sexual harassment is illegal and it is unlawful to harass a person of that person’s sex. Thus, harassment can include, sexual harassment or unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favours and other verbal and physical harassment of a sexual nature.- Karan Guleria - Posted: 2015/07/01

Law and Religion: Religion is the very basis of human life which is not just following a belief but it is also a the way of living because the followers of a particular religion follows a definite kind of livelihood and with this moral duty of following certain rules.- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/07/01

Cross Border Mergers and Takeovers: our corporate leaders are grabbing the foreign corporations or going for partnership deeds if not capable of buying them and this is nothing but the magical change in our corporate world because of which we now dare to go for acquisitions of foreign companies or they are themselves eager to combine with us.- Avinash Gadhre - Posted: 2015/07/01

Public Interest Litigation - A Critical Evaluation: Public interest litigation has historically been an innovative judicial procedure for enhancing the social and economic rights of disadvantaged and marginalized groups in India. In recent years, however, a number of criticisms of public interest litigation have emerged, including concerns related to separation of powers, judicial capacity, and inequality. These criticisms have tended to abstraction, and the sheer number of cases has complicated empirical assessments.- Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/06/23

Law and Morality: Law and morality are too vague to understand. It must be added here that the notions of law and justice can't be captured and presented before us within a few sentences. These notions are too vast that even words are not sufficient to define them.- Rajyashri Bandyopadhyay - Posted: 2015/06/15

Analysis of Section 144 of CrPC: section 144, albeit discretionary, is an essential element in the set of measures that are undertaken by the executive body of any district in order to prevent as well as manage situations of urgency - Rajyashri Bandyopadhyay - Posted: 2015/06/15

Media and Victims of Sexual Assault: The current trend of media on reporting cases commonly known as Trial by media has witnessed the sensation of self- manifested stories, half- baked truth resulting in the violation of right of individuals, resulting media reporting transforming into media circus - Rajyashri Bandyopadhyay - Posted: 2015/06/15

Religion Perfect Law: Myth or Reality: Law and Religion it has always been a close relationship, although they are two totally different concepts. The connecting element is represented by the human being. Religion teaches us to be good, to respect our peers and so does the Law as a legal entity. By laws we have to contribute to the social order. In any constitutional state, laws are made to be respected, and he who violates them must take responsibility for their own acts. - Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/06/15

Feminist Criminology And Integrated Theory: Feminist criminology contains many branches. Liberal, radical, Marxist, and socialist feminism are widely recognized, although other "strands" exist such as postmodernism and ecofeminism. Most feminist criminology involves critiques about how women offenders have been ignored, distorted, or stereotyped within traditional criminology. - Rajyashri Bandyopadhyay - Posted: 2015/06/9

Domestic Violence Against Women-Criminology Perspective: Crimes committed within a private space, such as domestic violence within the family home are considered and regarded to be less problematic than crimes committed within the public sphere. - Rajyashri Bandyopadhyay - Posted: 2015/06/9

Plea Bargaining in Indian Legal System: Plea Bargaining has certainly changed the face of the Indian Criminal Justice System. -Manmeet Singh - Posted: 2015/06/03

Judicial Response to the concept of Secularism in India: Supreme court of Indiahas dealt with religious conflicts. The first part of this paper analyses the premises on which secularism has been based. The second part explores the legal and religious landscape and the third part deals with litigation surrounding religious issue. - Adilwani - Posted: 2015/05/29

Three types of emergencies under the Indian Constitution: There are three types of emergencies under the Indian Constitution namely- National Emergency, · Failure of constitutional machinery in states and Financial Emergency - Malika Chhikara - Posted: 2015/05/21

Right To Be Born And Indian Legislative And Judicial Framework: Prevent sex selective abortion and sex selection, therefore, it is need to more through the provisions of International law and the legal framework in the domestic sphere in India, which desires the state to regulate the misuse of technology and formulas which targets girl foetus in the mother’s womb. Although the Constitution of India in the fundamental right chapter prohibits discrimination of the basis of sex gender based discrimination is a widely prevalent phenomenon in our society. - Dr. Shaikh Sahanwaz Islam - Posted: 2015/05/21

Uniform Civil Code Towards Gender Justice: The implementation of a uniform civil code and the issue of gender justice, these two are closely connected to each other in Indian socio legal perspective. Notwithstanding its need and importance, the state’s politico-legal standpoint about its implementation attracts in-depth legal inquiry - Rupam Lal Howlader - Posted: 2015/05/21

Expanding Horizons of Right to Information: Every citizen has a right to impart and receive information as part of his right to information. The State is not only under an obligation to respect this right of the citizen, but equally under an obligation to ensure conditions under which this right can be meaningfully and effectively enjoyed by one and all. Right to information is basic to and indivisible from a democratic polity. This right includes right to acquire information and to disseminate it - Rupam Lal Howlader - Posted: 2015/05/21

Autochthonous nature of the Constitution of India : Autochthony is a word that rarely surfaces in everyday English, but it is a synonym for native or indigenous. It is most often used in anthropology, biology and related sciences, but is also used in law- Rupam Lal Howlader - Posted: 2015/05/15

Critical Appraisal To The Existing Framework of Freedom of Speech and Expression In India: The increasingly complex and elusive media landscape has thrown fresh challenges to an unsettled ecosystem of media policy in India. Advanced communications technologies have fundamentally altered the ways in which information and meanings are delivered, organized and received. These new advancements call into question the efficacy of existing policy approaches to media, including the still-dominant conventional media. - Rupam Lal Howlader - Posted: 2015/05/15

Electronic Signature: Legal and Technical aspect : The traditional signatures are hand written and are uniquely representative of one’s identity. The use of signature is mandatory in law in certain cases and holds an important legal position in the document as it signify two things, the identity of the person and its intent to it. The Signature is one’s identity on a document and is used in day to day transaction and in case of illiterate persons its fingerprint is considered as his signature. The handwritten signature is prone to forgery and tampering hence insufficient for online transaction and contracts. The online transaction requires unique and strong protection which is served by electronic signature - Yogesh Kolekar - Posted: 2015/05/9

International Instruments on prohibition of caste based discremination: Before 1945, the prohibition of discrimination was only dealt with in the so-called minority treaties, which were severely limited in their scope. With the adoption of the UN charter, a non-discrimination clause applying to everyone became a recognized part of international law - Rupam - Posted: 2015/05/9

A shop or a factory removing the ambiguity : An analytic view of why corporate offices and Infotech co.s come under purview of shops Acts across states in India. - Aniruddh Shastree - Posted: 2015/05/9

Capital Punishment v/s Human Rights: Does the society need capital punishment to punish its convicts or are we taking away the lives of convicts who have every right to live on this earth - Goutham M R - Posted: 2015/05/9

The Reserve Bank of India and its role: The Reserve Bank of India was established in the year 1935 in accordance with the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934. The Reserve Bank of India is the central Bank of India entrusted with the multidimensional role. It performs important monetary functions from issue of currency note to maintenance of monetary stability in the country - Yogesh Kolekar - Posted: 2015/05/6

Right to Information Act - Boon or Bane: The Right to Information Act, 2005 (RTI) is a Central Legislation “to provide for setting out the particular regime of right to information for citizens”. The government of India enacted Right to Information Act in the year 2005 and which came into force on October 12, 2005 - Prajna Bhat - Posted: 2015/05/5

Ordinances in India: The term ordinance is defined by the Oxford dictionary as an authoritative order. Ordinance is a decree or law promulgated by a state or national government without the consent of the legislature - Nikita Rangarajan - Posted: 2015/05/5

Women Protection and Changing Laws: Women rights are protected under several number of legislations in India. The importance of the protection has been extended by new and changed laws on protection of women's rights.. - Arpan Sinha - Posted: 2015/05/5

Role of a Mediator in the Process of Mediation : The Mediator is a neutral third party who assists the disputing parties in their quest for a settlement. Even though the parties are the ones who get to decide the outcome of the mediation, it is the mediator who first initiates the meeting, discuss of the problem and then assists the parties to find possible solutions. - Nishanth.Maka - Posted: 2015/05/5

Surrogacy Its Legal Implications :A surrogacy agreement is an arrangement to carry a pregnancy for intended parents. Surrogacy can be classified into two main types: gestational and traditional. In case of gestational surrogacy, pregnancy occurs due to the transfer of an embryo created by in vitro fertilization such that the resulting child is genetically unrelated to the surrogate. - Nikita Rangarajan - Posted: 2015/05/2

Discrimination and Dilemma of Transgender People: Transgender people bear the brunt of social and economic marginalization due to discrimination based on their gender identity or expression. Advocates confront this reality working with transgender people who have lost shelter, jobs, experienced mistreatment and violence, or been unable to access the health - Advocate Sunita - Posted: 2015/04/27

Addiction problems and the trans-gender people: Transgender is also a part of the society and they have equal right to everything in the world that is available to all other persons. The presence of such transgender is not new, but their presence is there from the time immemorial - Advocate Sunita - Posted: 2015/04/27

Basic Prerequisites for Rent and Lease Agreements in India: The article covers all the crucial points that a layman should know before having a lease agreement or a rent contract. While having an agreement both the parties should be vigilant enough with respect to their rights and rules involved. - sumitpandey - Posted: 2015/04/22

Understanding of the term Decree, Order, Judgment and Mesne Profit: Essential terms for properly understanding Civil Procedure Code 1908 explained. - schoudhary - Posted: 2015/04/20

Res Sub Judice, Res Judicata and Constructive Res Judicata: No Court shall proceed with the trial of any suit in which the matter in issue is also directly and substantially in issue in a previously instituted suit between the same parties, or between parties under whom they or any of them claim litigating under the same title where such suit is pending in the same or any other Court in India having jurisdiction to grant the relief claimed, or in any Court beyond the limits of India established or continued by the Central Government and having like jurisdiction, or before the Supreme Court. - schoudhary - Posted: 2015/04/20

Right to food of Children in India: Article 14. Equality before law–The State shall not deny to any person equality before the law or the equal protection of the laws within the territory of India. . - Jyosna Dighe - Posted: 2015/04/15

Jurisdiction of Civil Court and Place of Suing: Jurisdiction generally means the power or authority of the court of law to hear and determine a cause or a matter. In other words, jurisdiction is meant the authority which a court has to decide matter that are litigated before it or to take cognizance of matters presented in a formal way for its decision. - S Choudhary - Posted: 2015/04/7

Fundamental Duties under the Constitution as Legally Enforceable Duties under Different Statutes: A detailed study of the Fundamental Duties in our Constitution and how these duties got its place in the Constitution. Whether these are are legally enforceable. - Mohit Daulatani - Posted: 2015/03/24

Factory in The Factories act,1948: The definition of ‘Factory’ is given in section 2(m) of the Factories Act,1948. Section 2(m) defines the term ‘Factory’ as: - ‘Factory’ means: any premises or precincts thereo - Aniruddh Shastree - Posted: 2015/03/20

Position of a promoter in establishing a Company: When an individual has an idea for a new business venture, he or she may set about interesting others in the venture and persuade them to contribute capital to a company to be incorporate for the purpose of carrying on the venture. - Mohit Daulatani - Posted: 2015/03/20

The Use of Force against Terrorism: Does International Law fall Victim : Post 9/11 ‘use of force’ in international law and much of the understandings towards it has undergone great evolution. - Nitish Nayan - Posted: 2015/03/20

The need for women directors in Indian companies: Our constitution enshrines with the basic rule that there should not be inequality which is persistent in the society - Amudha Murthy - Posted: 2015/03/13

The Constitutional Validity of The Minimum Wages Act,1948:India introduced the Minimum Wages Act in 1948, giving both the Central government and State government jurisdiction in fixing wages.- Aniruddh Shastree - Posted: 2015/03/05

Emergency Provisions: Effects and Impact: Federalism according to Dicey is a weak form of government because it involves division of power between the Centre and the units. Every modern federation.- Pallavi Verma - Posted: 2015/03/05

Displacement is a Dark Aspect of Planned Development - A Human Right Approach: Since independence in 1947, India has been undertaking development projects to improve the quality of life of its people through planned development under the successive Five-Year Plans - Mohit Daulatani- Posted: 2015/03/05

Difference between lease and licence :Section 105 of Transfer of Property Act, a lease of immovable property is a transfer of a right to enjoy such property, made for a certain time, express or implied, or in perpetuity, in consideration of a price paid or promised, or of money, a share of crops, service or any other thing of value, to be rendered periodically or on specified occasions to the transferor by the transferee, who accepts the transfer on such terms.- Pallavi Verma - Posted: 2015/03/05

Libel - An estimation of Damages : Defamation is publication of a statement that makes a claim, expressly stated or implied to be factual, that may give an individual, group, business, product, government or nation a negative image and tends to lower the image in the estimation of the right-thinking members of society generally or tend to make them shun or avoid them.- Pallavi Verma - Posted: 2015/02/26

Why Tax Practitioners Bill Required For India: Need Of Tax Practitioners Bill In India, As per Section 288(2) of Income-Tax Act, 1961 eight class of persons are authorized to represent the assesses.- Auditor and Tax Advocate, B.S.K.Rao - Posted: 2015/02/26

Damages Under Indemnity: A Comparative Analysis of The English & Indian Law Position: “Indemnity”, in the widest sense, is ‘to recompense any loss or liability which a person has incurred, such as one arising from any duty or promise. ’Put in simple words, an indemnity is a promise made by one party, called the ‘indemnifier’- Aishwarya Diwan - Posted: 2015/02/26

Evolution of Minimum wages act 1948: The evolution of Indian labour legislation is obviously interlaced with the history of British colonialism. British political economy was considered natural paramount in modeling some of the early laws.- Aniruddh Shastree - Posted: 2015/02/23

Corporate Social Responsibility And Sustainable Development: The concept of Corporate Social responsibility (CSR) is an old concept, which existed for a long period .In India, CSR got its legal backing by virtue of Section 135 of companies Act 2013. Section 135 of the companies Act is from financial year 2014..- Gayathri Sankaran - Posted: 2015/02/23

Law and Learning Foreign Languages: Learning languages helps in communication and personality development of people of all ages and from all walks of life. Knowledge of foreign languages in areas such as translating, interpreting and language teaching can increase one’s career prospects.- Nikita Rangarajan - Posted: 2015/02/19

Non Resident Indian under Income Tax Act, 1961: Section 6 of the Income Tax Act contains the detailed criteria as in who can be called resident of India. The present article describes the non resident Indian as defined under the act.- Megha Maji - Posted: 2015/02/13

Fair Trial under Section 304 of Crpc: Right to free legal aid is one of the fundamental right that has been provided to every citizen of our country and has been enshrined in Art 22(1) of the Constitution of India. Criminal procedure code of 1973 has also incorporated this ideology in section 304 of the act.- Megha Maji - Posted: 2015/02/13

One Person Company under Companies Act 2013: Section 2(62) defines one person company as a private company with only one director and one shareholder. However, it can have more than one director, and up to a maximum of 15.- Megha Maji - Posted: 2015/02/13

India: Patent Highlights of 2014 : The year 2014 turned many of our established patent principles on their head and unlike previous years some astounding judgments came from High Courts around the country not just from Delhi. - R. K. Dewan - Posted: 2015/02/13

Rationale of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender): Most discussed rights of LGBT community i.e (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) Which is based on Sec. 377 of IPC 1861. It is based on rights of LGBT Community and provisions in the COI and Case laws from legal history. - K. Manjunath - Posted: 2015/02/13

Abuse of Domestic Violence Act : Domestic violence act is used to protect the women who are abused for the sake of fulfilling certain wants. But this act as of late has been used and abused for the wrong reasons - Nishanth.Maka - Posted: 2015/02/13

Proposed Amendments Affecting Transmission Service Provider : The proposed amendments in the existing clauses of Electricity Act 2003 by the current government. The comparison is only limited to the transmission part in the present Electricity Act. In the Electricity Act 2003, following proposed amendment will affect the transmission service - adv.chetansharma - Posted: 2015/02/13

Merger and Acquisition in the Information Technology Industry: Mergers and acquisitions are strategic decisions taken for maximisation of a company's growth by enhancing its production and marketing operations. They are being used in a wide array of fields such as information technology, telecommunications, and business process outsourcing as well as in traditional businesses in order to gain strength, expand the customer base, cut competition or enter into a new market or product segment. - Megha Maji - Posted: 2015/02/12

Exceptions of agreement in restraints of trade with reference to Indian and English case laws: The Indian Contract Act, 1872, which provides a framework of rules and regulations, governing the formation and performance of a contract in India deals with the legality of such non-compete covenants. It stipulates that an agreement, which restrains anyone from carrying on a lawful profession, trade or business, is void to that extent. Under section 27 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 agreements in restraint of trade are void. - Rohit Singh - Posted: 2015/01/23

Women’s Rights under Various Acts in India: The Hindu Women’s Right to Property Act, 1937 was one of the most important enactments that brought about changes to give better rights to women. The said Act was the outcome of discontent expressed by a sizeable section of society against the unsatisfactory affairs of the women’s rights to property. - Ankitaraj - Posted: 2015/01/23

IPR Knowledge at the Door Itself: In India lots of patent applications are filed by the developed companies, Pharmaceutical industries and other industries. But very few filed by the small companies - Thakur Anshu - Posted: 2015/01/23

Impact of Ordinance on Electricity Act 2003: The present government has moved an ordinance before the President of India to amend The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act 2013. - Adv Chetan Sharma - Posted: 2015/01/22

Advance Pricing Agreement: Advance pricing agreement (APA) have been introduced by the by finance act, 2012 by inserting section 92CC and 92CD. It came to effect from 1st July 2012. Rules 10G to 10T and 44GA - Gayathri S. - Posted: 2015/01/18

Cybersquatting and Domain Names: Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, which consist of a string of numbers separated by periods, are used to identify Internet sites. A domain name provides a corresponding alphanumeric address which is easier to remember and often intuitive. For example, is IBM’s website. - Mahima Pradeep - Posted: 2015/01/7

Deterrent effect of Punishment: The kinds of punishment given are surely influenced by the kind of society one lives in. Though during ancient period of history punishment was more severe as fear was taken as the prime instrument in preventing crime. But with change in time and development of human mind the punishment theories have become more tolerant to these criminals. - Advocate Amandeep Kaur - Posted: 2014/12/16

Right to Know Constitutional Prospective: India is world’s biggest democratic country. It is requisite for a democratic society that people have access to information held by public authority. Democracy means government of the people, for the people and by the people. In this type of government, people have chosen the representatives to govern the country. But the common people did not have any right to know about the public policies and expeditors until people have right to know under the umbrella article-21 i.e. right to life and personal liberty - Advocate Amandeep Kaur - Posted: 2014/12/07

Intellectual Property Rights in India: The recognition and protection of these rights is of recent origin. Patents, designs and trademarks are considered as industrial property. As per International Convention for the protection of industrial (Paris Convention) the protection of industrial property has as its object patents, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks, service marks, trade names, indications of source or appellations or origin and the repression of unfair competition when copyrights, Geographical indicators, layout Designs and confidential information were included to industrial property, they all become intellectual property - Arpan Sinha - Posted: 2014/12/07

Medical Negligence Liability of Hospitals: All medical professionals, doctors, nurses, and other health care providers are responsible for the health and safety of their patients and are expected to provide a high level of quality care. - Radhika Shukla - Posted: 2014/12/07

Trademark Infringement and Remedies : A trademark is a symbol in the form of a word. It is a device or a label which is applied to articles of commerce with a view to stipulate the customers that the particular article is a good manufactured or otherwise dealt in by a particular person as distinguished from similar goods manufactured or dealt by other persons - Radhika Shukla - Posted: 2014/12/07

Moral Education necessary part of the Education: Ever since the advent of human society there has been a tussle and fight between moral values and immoral acts. In the preventive societies of early age, law of jungle prevailed and might was considered to be right.- Manish Kumar Goga - Posted: 2014/12/01

Consumer Protection Law In India: The growing interdependence of the world economy and international character of many business practices have contributed to the development of universal emphasis on consumer rights protection and promotion. - Manish Kumar Goga - Posted: 2014/12/01

Standard Form of Contracts: Effect of Unequal Bargaining Power: The law of contract has in recent time to face a problem, which is assuming new dimensions. The problem has arisen out of the modern large scale and widespread practice of concluding contracts in standardized form - Himani Dutta - Posted: 2014/11/25

The Inherent Powers of the Court: The abuse of the process of the court must be prevented by court as an inherent duty of the court. The Code of Civil Procedure is not exhaustive, the reason for this is that the legislature cannot be expected of pre-empting all possible circumstances which may arise in future litigation, and thus for providing the procedure for it - umangraj - Posted: 2014/11/22

Human Rights And Terrorism: Terrorism has slammed and affected almost every sphere of human life, be it economy or politics or social life, whatever. In broad sense, the terrorism is the antithesis of independence and the independence is meaningless without the human rights. - Urmila Bhardwaj - Posted: 2014/11/20

Judicial Review in India And USA: An analysis of the the concept of judicial review and a comparison between the judicial review in India and USA - Himani Dutta - Posted: 2014/11/11

International Terrorism Whether Solution Lies With In International Law:Terrorism is a voluntary action to terrorize innocent people. It is a according to dictionary meaning a use of violence and threat of violence, especially for political purpose - Urmila Bhardwaj - Posted: 2014/11/11

Buying a new company points to be considered: The goodwill of the business is one of the most important things to look into while buying a new business. A worthy goodwill can take a business to great heights and a downer one could make that business slump into annihilation - Pranati Shubha - Posted: 2014/11/11

Business structures available for a start up: A start up can be started as a corporation. A corporation is basically an independent legal entity and it is separate from its owner which means it has a stauncher shield from personal liability - Pranati Shubha - Posted: 2014/11/11

The Veracity of Child Prostitution in India :The ritual sacrifice of children has been taboo for thousands of years. Yet tragically it is practiced everyday across our world. We sacrifice children on the altars of our most destructive sins. - Shankar Megha - Posted: 2014/11/5

John Lockes Social Contract Theory :Social Contract Theory, nearly as old as philosophy itself, is the view that persons’ moral and/or political obligations are dependent upon a contract or agreement among them to form the society in which they live - Himani Dutta - Posted: 2014/11/3

Applicability of the M'naghten Rule as a Defense in Criminal trial in the United States of America :Criminal jurisprudence rests on the premise that the two essential ingredients of crime are actus reus – a criminal act and mens rea – a guilty mind. In a criminal trial, it is usually this premise of mens rea that the defendants seek to challenge by purporting the defense - Arpita Majumdar - Posted: 2014/11/3

The Doctrine of Frustration Challenges the Validity of the Fundamental Principle of Pacta Sunt Servanda: The principles of law of contracts find their very origin from the theories of “offer and acceptance”. Thus the very scope of agreement that is to be is determined by the offer, its acceptance and the promise to fulfill the obligations of such an offer. In English law it is a well settled principle that “to create a contract there must be a common intention of the parties to enter into legal obligations - Arpita Majumdar - Posted: 2014/11/3

NRI Marriages: as generally understood, are between an Indian woman from India and an Indian man residing in another country (thus NRI – non-resident Indian), either as Indian citizen (when he would legally be an ‘NRI’) or as citizen of that other country (when he would legally be a PIO - Rashmi Banwala - Posted: 2014/11/3

One Person Company: One Person Company hereinafter mentioned as OPC) is a radical idea which came into the picture with the introduction of the Companies Act, 2013. The concept of OPC was first recommended by an expert committee constituted under the leadership of Dr. J. J. Irani in 2005. OPC is an opportunity for them who were previously hesitant from perpetuating their own ventures - Sumit Pandey - Posted: 2014/11/3

Nothing Honourable in Honour Killing: There is neither any statutory definition for Honour killing nor stands any precise definition otherwise for honour killing which can be said to be universally recognized. however most prevalent meaning - Rashmi and Urmila - Posted: 2014/10/31

Appointment of Woman Director: The Government of India has propagated many laws for the empowerment of women. One such revolutionary initiation taken by the Government is the appointment of at least one woman director in certain class of companies’ board of directors under the land mark legislation The Companies Act 2013 - Bhavyags - Posted: 2014/10/27

Pigeon Hole Theory: In Bollinger v. Costa Brava Wine Co. Ltd. (1960) ch.262 at 283, Danckwerts J.said ‘ the substance was that before a person can recover for loss which he suffered from another person’s act, it must be shown that his case falls within the class of actionable wrongs - Niloy Bagchi - Posted: 2014/10/27

Personal Capacity of husband & wife, alien enemy and corporation in Torts: Sir Fredrick Pollock once stated, There is no personal capacity either in becoming liable for civil injuries or in the power of obtaining redress for them - - Posted: 2014/10/27

De-Criminalisation of politics : This kind of attitude of our politicians could be traced back from time to Napoleon when he said that Great difficulty with the politics is that there are no established principles - Swati Vyas - Posted: 2014/10/27

Has Companies Act, 2013 really enhanced position of women in corporate world?: Companies Act, 2013 has done its part, by putting provisions but now it’s up to these companies to use these provisions in a constructive way. One of such constructive way was keenness of India Inc to build a pipeline of women executive directors from within the rank and file through rigorous mentoring programmes - Harshal Morwale - Posted: 2014/10/14

License to kill: An Hour for Amendment: Section 304A of Indian Penal Code, 1860 deals with Death caused by Negligence. The section reads as “whoever causes the death of any person by doing any rash and negligent act not amounting to culpable homicide shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both - Megha Shankar - Posted: 2014/09/29

Private Equity Investments - A Brief Overview: the definitive agreements set out the governing law, jurisdiction and dispute resolution mechanism, in the event of there being any disagreements / disputes between the parties - Saloni Mody Dalal - Posted: 2014/09/28

Two-Finger Test an Impertinent Approach: Two-finger test, commonly referred to as the Virginity Test, is being carried out as a routine in many countries. The difference lies in the method of carrying out the same. - Megha Shankar - Posted: 2014/09/23

Domestic Violence Against Women Causes And Cure: Violence in the domestic front is a cowardly sin enacted by any human being. Universally, evidence proves that women and girls are grilled and excruciated in their own homes and also outside irrespective of their age, class, caste, race, status, religion and nationality - Urmila Bhardwaj - Posted: 2014/09/19

State Liability on Administrative Action reference to Civil Rights in India : India is a country that has accepted the notion of Welfare State. It means the country has accepted the liability towards securing the public welfare and to serve the interest of all citizens. - mskhairnar - Posted: 2014/09/14

Assessing Information Security in the course of an LPO Vendor Site Stopover: Certification is intended to preclude the requirement for every General Counsel or other LPO clients to send an information security specialist to assess information security controls at each vendor - Snehi Kumari - Posted: 2014/09/11

Natural Law Theory: One class of these jurists came to be known as ‘naturalists’, who perceived law as the dictate of reason. Contrary to positive law that is found by recourse to codes, statutes, Constitution etc., the natural law is based on the principles of justice and morality - - Posted: 2014/09/11

CSR under the Companies Act 2013: Where a company has a website, the CSR policy of the company would need to be disclosed on such website pursuant to rule 9 of the CSR Rules. To conclude, the 2013 Act, provides an excellent framework and a point of departure for corporate social responsibility - Arunima jha - Posted: 2014/09/11

Analytical Law School: Analytical Law School, Jurisprudence, Bentham, Austin, Salmond, Pound, Positive Law School, Positivism - - Posted: 2014/09/08

Right to Privacy and Social Networking Websites: To prevent cyber stalking avoid disclosing any information pertaining to oneself. This is as good as disclosing your identity to strangers in public place - Pooja Jain - Posted: 2014/09/06

Constitutionalism: Constitutionalism has a variety of meanings. Most generally, it is "a complex of ideas, attitudes, and patterns of behavior elaborating the principle that the authority of government derives from and is limited by a body of fundamental law"- Kiruthika D - Posted: 2014/09/06

Annulment of Marriage under Hindu Law : annulment refers only to making a voidable marriage null; if the marriage is void ab initio, then it is automatically null, although a legal declaration of nullity is required to establish this. Annulment is a legal procedure for declaring a marriage null and void - Kiruthika D - Posted: 2014/09/06

Indian Police: The Protector Or The Persecutor?: The Indian democracy is the world's largest democracy. However, the world's largest democracy lacks a proper legal framework for "torture" and is often suppressed by the police officials which considers itself above law - Sameekshya - Posted: 2014/09/6

Status of women in India: Despite numerous efforts regarding women empowerment and her protection from crimes we are not able to cope up with the present pathetic condition of women - Swati Vyas - Posted: 2014/09/6

Rescission of contract : Sections 27 to 30 of specific relief act4 deals with rescission of contract. Specific relief is a form of judicial redress belongs to the law of procedure and is a body of written law arranged according to the natural affinities of the subject matter. In India the Specific relief act of 1963 was enacted by the parliament in the 14th year of republic - Dr Elbe Peter - Posted: 2014/08/29

Nemo Dat Quod Non Habet: The Indian Contract act 1872 contained 266 sections originally which was divided in to various chapters. 1 to 75 dealt with general principles of the contract, section 76 to 123 of the original enactment dealt with sale of goods - Dr Elbe Peter - Posted: 2014/08/29

Basic Primer on the Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights And Full Participation) Act, 1995: ‘Disability’ has been defined to mean blindness, low vision, leprosy-cured, hearing impairment, locomotor disability, mental retardation, mental illness. Most of the aforesaid terms have also been separately defined in the Act - C Bikram - Posted: 2014/08/29

Whistleblowers and their Protection in India: Whistle Blowers Protection Act, 2011 is an Act of the Parliament of India which provides a mechanism to investigate alleged corruption and misuse of power by public servants and also protect anyone who exposes alleged wrongdoing in government bodies, - Adishhalarnkar - Posted: 2014/08/20

Judges of Supreme Court and High Court can be Impeach: As per Art. 124(2) that :Every Judges of Supreme Court shall be appointed by the President of India by warrant under his hand and seal after consultation with such of the judges of the Supreme Court and of High Courts in the States as the President may deem necessary for the purpose and shall hold office until he attains the age of 65 year - Vishal Chaturvedi - Posted: 2014/08/20

Hostile Witnesses and Efficacy of Law: The role of a witness is paramount in the cardinal justice system of any country. By deposing in a case, they assist the court in discovering the truth. But the witnesses turning hostile is a common thing happening in the criminal justice system. - Research - Posted: 2014/08/20

Are Reforms Really Needed In The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Act, 2000: The juvenile justice system in India contemplates the legal response with respect to two categories of children, namely those who are 'in conflict with law' (an individual under the age of 18 years who is accused of committing an offence) - Rohit Singh - Posted: 2014/08/16

Right To Equality- A Fundamental Right :Right to equality given under article 14 of Indian law. it is one of the fundamental right. It ensure the guarantees to every person the right to equality before law & equal protection of the laws - Uma Pal - Posted: 2014/08/08

Constitutional Validity of the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment Act: Indian Democracy is governed by a written constitution. The majority population of this sub continent are Hindus. The Hindu religion is considered to be one of the oldest religions in the world - Kiruthika D - Posted: 2014/08/08

Equidistance and Equitable Principle under the law of the Sea: he law of the sea is a difficult and multiform branch of law, which comprises the norms regulating the rights and obligations of States in the marine area - Kiruthika D - Posted: 2014/08/05

Dying Declaration-Section 32(1) of Indian Evidence Act: Section-32(1) of Indian Evidence Act, Word “Dying Declaration” means a statement written or verbal of relevant facts made by a person, who is dead. It is the statement of a person who had died explaining the circumstances of his death - shipra arora - Posted: 2014/08/05

Test of Medical Negligence: Test of Medical Negligence with the concept of reasonable man and prudence and the Bolam test followed by the Indian Courts and the Bolitho test the need of the Hour - Kiruthika D - Posted: 2014/08/01

Protection of Traditional Medicinal Knowledge: Medicinal plants play an important role in health care systems of modern world. The Indian Systems of Medicine, viz Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani and Homeopathic system predominantly use plant based raw materials - Danish Hasnain - Posted: 2014/07/26

A Comparative Understanding of Dominant Position: The Indian position regarding dominance is currently governed by theCompetition Act, 2002, which deal with the matter in detail. But before going into that it will be worthwhile to take a look at the position under the old law, which is The Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices (MRTP) Act, 1969 - Danish Hasnain - Posted: 2014/07/26

Doctrine of Judicial Review in India: Relevancy of Defining Contours: ‘judicial Review’ has assumed great significance in recent years in the form of two conflicting philosophies: ‘Judicial Activism’ and ‘Judicial Self Restraint. ’Judicial Review in its most widely accepted meaning is the power of the courts to consider the constitutionality of acts of organs of Government (the executive and legislature) and declare it unconstitutional or null and void if it violates or is inconsistent with the basic principles of Grundnorm - Pradhan Rasmi - Posted: 2014/07/18

Data Privacy And Cyber Security Policies Shaping The Legal Outsourcing Landscapes In India: In 2011, India’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology enforced new privacy regulations under the Information Technology Act, 2000 - Snehi Kumari - Posted: 2014/07/18

Comparative Analysis Of A Treaty Governed By Vienna Convention And A Contract Regulated By The Indian Contract Act: The project is divided into three parts. The first part lays down, for the convenience of the readers, the definition of a treaty as per the Vienna convention. The second part primarily focuses on the eight similar ingredients of an Indian Contract and a treaty which is governed by the Vienna convention - Aashna - Posted: 2014/07/18

Intellectual Property Rights, Statutory Licensing In India: The existing recently amended Copyright laws relating to the statutory licensing and to determine how far these amended laws have been successful in balancing the rights of the broadcasters and Copyright owners - Deepika Zaweria - Posted: 2014/07/7

Justice Delayed is Justice Denied: oft quoted words of William Goldstone best portrays the judicial system prevalent in our country. It is imperative to note that both the Bar and the Bench have an exceedingly contributed to the delays in the settlement of cases - Shwetha Vasudevan - Posted: 2014/07/7

Forced Discriminated Resignation: I was forced to resign from my job. I thought I share with you what happened. As you already know I worked for a NGO for 3 years the NGO deals in helping underprivileged kids in slums - namaste - Posted: 2014/07/7

Telecommunication laws in India and its drawbacks: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Act was enacted in 1997 whose Chairperson was to be a sitting or retired Judge of the Supreme Court or a Chief Justice of a High Court and the members were the person having special knowledge of and personal experience in telecommunication, industry, finance, accountancy, law, management and consumer affairs - Shreya Mazumdar - Posted: 2014/06/17

Contemporanea exposito est optima et fortissinia in lege: Interpretation means the art of finding out the true sense of an enactment by giving the words of the enactment their natural and ordinary meaning. It is the process of ascertaining the true meaning of the words used in a statute. - Dr Elbe Peter - Posted: 2014/06/12

Mahendra And Mahendra Paper Mills vs Mahindra And Mahindra Ltd: An order was passed restraining a paper mill from using a deceptively similar name 'Mahendra and Mahendra’ to the Rs 3,000-crore corporate giant Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/06/12

Patent of Addition: When an invention is patented and if there are any improvements or modifications coming up for that invention as a natural process or as a result of the feedback of the market or the industry then the original patented product or the process may be protected by a “Patent of Addition” in India - Pranati Shubha - Posted: 2014/06/12

Fundamental Principles of Contract Drafting: A contract is formed when a party with sufficient legal capacity makes an offer and the other party of sufficient legal capacity accepts the offer with a legal consideration. In order to be a contract, the agreement must include valid consideration - adv.lubna - Posted: 2014/06/12

Administrative and other Possible Solutions to Settlement of Mass Tort Claims: A mass tort is a single tort that results in injury to many victims, and therefore involves numerous plaintiffs suing one defendant (or several defendants) who acted negligently. In most mass tort cases, the various individual plaintiffs must be suing based on harms caused by a single common product - Sonali Khatri - Posted: 2014/06/11

Professional misconduct of lawyers in India: The Advocates Act, 1961 as well Indian Bar Council are silent in providing exact definition for professional misconduct because of its wide scope, though under Advocates Act, 1961 to take disciplinary action punishments are prescribed when the credibility and reputation on the profession comes under a clout on account of acts of omission and commission by any member of the profession - Dr Elbe Peter - Posted: 2014/06/10

Right to Sleep and it's Judicial endorsement: Under Article 19(1) (a), read with Article 21 of the Constitution of India, the citizens have a right of a decent environment and they have a right to live peacefully, right to sleep at night and to have a right to leisure which is all necessary ingredients of the right to life guaranteed under Article 21 of the Constitution. People of India have a right to sleep and leisure.- Ananya pratap singh - Posted: 2014/06/1

The Times Now Case: A tussle between the media and the judiciary: What exactly are the professional obligations of journalists and media establishments? Who gave them the sole right to publicize nonsense about people and issues, when their ass gets kicked then only they start remembering their professional duties? - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/06/1

Acharya Jagdishwaranand Avadhuta and Ors v/s Commissioner of Police: AIR 1984 SC 51 Consideration of scope of prohibitory order under s.144 Cr.P.C. and also essential religious practice - Rohit Nandakumar - Posted: 2014/05/22

Understanding Jurisprudence of Judicial Legislation on Sexual Harassment of Women At Workplace in India: Gender justice has been a burning issue in the last decade in India, especially in light of the increased focus by non-Governmental organizations and related women’s groups - Sonali Khatri - Posted: 2014/05/20

The responsibility of Women empowerment on media: Media having an access to a large audience should be an effective tool in the empowerment of women - Pranati Shubha - Posted: 2014/05/13

Justice At Justice Delivery Center: Sexual harassment at workplace has become one of the blistering issues in India. The heinous way in which a physiotherapy student was raped in a moving bus in the heart of the country makes it more important - Shreya Singh - Posted: 2014/04/28

Bajaj Auto Ltd. Vs. T.V.S. Motor Company Ltd: The Supreme Court directed that hearing in the intellectual property matters should proceed on day to day basis and the final judgment should be given normally within four months from the date of the filing of the suit - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/04/28

Just because someone is poor, the State cannot allow him to die Delhi HC landmark Judgment: The concern that comes up for consideration in the Case was whether a minor child born to parents belonging to economically weaker section of the society suffering from a chronic and rare disease, gaucher - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/04/28

Judgments on Bombay Rent Act:: Judgments of Hon'ble Supreme Court on the Bombay Rent Act - Hanif Mulia - Posted: 2014/04/28

Emerging paradigm of celebrity marks: In India, competition within the market is turning aggressive day by day. The advertising business is one in all the most important service sectors. Indian celebrities are also growing in stature - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/04/23

Legally Enforceable Debt u/s 138 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 Criminal Trial Important Points: Mere dishonour of a cheque for the reasons stated in section 138 of the NI Act, 1881, is sufficient for commission of crime under section 138 of the NI Act, 1881 - Umang Raj - Posted: 2014/04/23

Criminal Trial Important Points: There are certain points which more often than not create trouble to the prosecution, accused and even courts.....Hanif Mulia - Posted: 2014/04/18

Supreme Court of India granted legal recognition to transgender: Article 14, Article 15, Article 21, Constitution, Eunuchs, Gender, NALSA, National Legal Services Society Authority, Public Interest Litigation, Transgender - Rajbils - Posted: 2014/04/16

MACP Reference Manual 2014: his manual is prepared on the basis of judgments pronounced by Hon'ble Apex Court and Hon'ble High Courts of India.....Hanif Mulia - Posted: 2014/04/16

The Application of Natural Justice while Discharging Administrative Actions: In modern times the administrative process has become a product of intensive form of government powers and combines into one all the powers which were traditionally exercise by three different organs of the state.....Neethi Chacko - Posted: 2014/03/20

Doctrine of Pleasure as under the Indian Constitution: doctrine has its origin in England. The Doctrine of Pleasure is a special prerogative of the British Crown....Srividya Sastry - Posted: 2014/02/24

Coalition Government and its Impact on Indian Federal Structure: Political systems are classified into federal and unitary forms of governance based on the distribution or concentration of powers between the centre and the state or in the centre respectively....Srividya Sastry - Posted: 2014/02/24

Developments in Biodiversity Act,2002: Any kind of development is always welcomed if it’s a fruitful one on the whole. But sometimes development becomes signified in such a crude manner - sumit pandey - Posted: 2014/02/24

Sustainable Development, Guiding Principles And Values: Environmental studies have shown that the environment related problems of developed countries are mainly due to industrial and technological development whereas undeveloped countries have environmental problems because of poverty, over-population and illiteracy - Kavita Kait - Posted: 2014/02/16

The Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Bill, 2011: A step towards greater transparency in the Real Estate Sector: India is one of the emerging markets for real estate in India. In terms of employment, the real estate sector is second only to Agriculture. The Economic Survey of 2010-11....Kabir Sagar - Posted: 2014/02/16

Protection of Copyright In the Digital Age the Role And Liabilities of ISPs In India: The need to incorporate legislation to protect copyrights in the digital age, with specific emphasis on the liability of ISP’s in India - Kabir Sagar - Posted: 2014/02/15

Rights of Arrested Person: One of the basic tenets of our legal system is the benefit of the presumption of innocence of the accused till he is found guilty at the end of a trial on legal evidence - Preeti Singh - Posted: 2014/02/3

Vicarious Liability in India: Vicarious Liability deals with cases where one person is liable for the acts of others. In the field of Torts it is considered to be an exception....Preeti Singh - Posted: 2014/02/3

Who can adjudicate the Enrica Lexie incident: On February 15th 2012 while the Italian Flagged MV Enrica Lexie was sailing with on board an Italian Military Protection Detachment in transit along the Indian coast - Hina Iliyas - Posted: 2014/02/3

Double Jeopardy: Can an accused be actually punished twice for same offence in India - Adv.Shipra Arora - Posted: 2014/01/30

Right To Privacy Under Article 21 and the Related Conflicts: A very fascinating development in the Indian Constitutional jurisprudence is the extended dimension given to Article 21 by the Supreme Court in post-Maneka era. The Supreme Court has asserted that Art. 21 is the heart of the Fundamental Rights - Hina Iliyas - Posted: 2014/01/30

Human Rights of The Accused And The Police Investigation Process: Human rights encompasses the fundamental principles of humanity and these are the rights which every human being is entitled to enjoy on the basis of the fact of being born human - Savita Kumari - Posted: 2014/01/21

Inconsistencies In Special Marriage Act, 1954: provisions mentioned in the Special Marriage Act, 1954 are hurdle in getting married and may be harassed to parties....Kanungo Swaraj - Posted: 2014/01/21

Irretrievable Breakdown of Marriage: This article will help my friend on recent judgement of Supreme Court of India in Irretrievable Breakdown of Marriage...Kanungo Swaraj - Posted: 2014/01/19

Gender-Main streaming: A Strategy To Fulfill The Goal of Gender Equality: The exclusion of and discrimination against women in the country continues to be deeply entrenched and widespread. The socio-economic conditions, caste based political scenario and patriarchal ideologies - Preeti Bhardwaj - Posted: 2014/01/18

Status of Children born in Live in Relationships: A society based on traditional values like India, live in relationship is a concept which still has to come out of its closet and gain full recognition by a larger section of the society - Enak Shijha - Posted: 2014/01/18

Professional Misconduct by lawyers in India: misconduct has not been defined in the Advocates Act, 1966 but misconduct envisages breach of discipline, although it would not be possible to lay down exhaustively as to what would constitute misconduct and indiscipline which - Ekta Saini - Posted: 2013/01/14

Live In Relationship in A Marriage Centric India: In Indian society, marriage is still considered as sacramental and eternal union. But with changing times, Indian society is slowly opening its doors for western culture and lifestyles - Manbir Kaur - Posted: 2014/01/07

Separation of Powers and Its Development with Special Reference to India: The doctrine of separation of powers has emerged in several forms at different periods. Its origin is traceable is Plato and Aristotle - Preeti Bhardwaj - Posted: 2014/01/05

Role of Judiciary in Protecting the Rights of Prisoners: Judiciary in every country has an obligation and a Constitutional role to protect Human Rights of citizens. As per the mandate of the Constitution of India, this function is assigned to the superior judiciary namely the Supreme Court of India and High courts...Nidhi Beniwal - Posted: 2014/01/04

Compulsory Voting In India a Step Towards Real Democracy: The constitution sets up in India a "Democratic Republic". It means government by the people. Democracy may properly be defined as that form - Babita Pabbi - Posted: 2014/10/03

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