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Workman Compensation
Workman Compensation

Introduction In today’s era of a highly competitive work environment, employee’s rights have also increased. Providing basic facilities

Trespass
Trespass

Trespass is said to be the act of crossing the limits prescribed by law. It refers to an unreasonable interference with one’s property or

Right To Education
Right To Education

Overview The Constitution (Eighty-sixth Amendment) Act, 2002 inserted Article 21-A in the Constitution of India to provide “free and compu

Labour Law Amendments 2016-2017
Labour Law Amendments 2016-2017

Overview There is an observation that the Indian Labour Legislation has undertaken its commitment to the welfare of workers alone. Despite n

Compromise & Quashing of FIR / Complaint
Compromise & Quashing of FIR / Complaint

Compromise quashing is filed in case of Non-Bailable Offence and non-compoundable Offences (S. 320 Cr.P.C.) or Offences under the Special Ac

What do we mean by ‘Unconscionable Contracts’?
What do we mean by ‘Unconscionable Contracts’?

Overview: In today’s ever-expanding world of complex monetary and economic relations, Contracts play a vital role. This furthers the impor

Sample of Mutual Consent Divorce Petition
Sample of Mutual Consent Divorce Petition

Under Section 13-B of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, the parties can seek divorce by mutual consent by filing a petition before the court.

Divorce By Mutual Consent
Divorce By Mutual Consent

Overview There was a time when divorce was possible on the fault, wrongdoing or actions of one person only and he/she was punished for his /

Director and the Board of Directors under the Companies Act, 2013
Director and the Board of Directors under the Companies Act, 2013

Section 2 (10) of the Companies Act, 2013 defines that “Board of Directors” or “Board”, in relation to a company, means the collecti

Sample Format of a Relinquishment Deed
Sample Format of a Relinquishment Deed

When an individual dies intestate, i.e. without leaving a will or testamentary will), the property of that individual is inherited by his/he

What is a Relinquishment Deed?
What is a Relinquishment Deed?

Overview: In many cases, a person dies intestate, (without making a will or testamentary will) in such cases his/her legal heirs inherit the

Sustainable Development
Sustainable Development

Overview The recent years have seen a worldwide consensus over the protection of environment and mitigation of rapid climate change. Develop

Asylum in India – The Legal Framework
Asylum in India – The Legal Framework

Although India is not a signatory to the 1951 Refugee Convention or its 1967 protocol, asylum and refuge is granted in consultation with the

Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court
Anticipatory Bail Format: Before the Sessions Court

The following things have to be kept in mind before applying for an anticipatory bail: The bail application should be signed by the accused.

Equality Before Law
Equality Before Law

Article 14 of the Constitution of India deals with equality before the law. It secures “equality before the law” and “equal protection

Compensation in MACT Cases
Compensation in MACT Cases

Road injuries and fatalities have come up as a major public concern for the country. When a road accident takes place, it gives rise to both

MACT Claims
MACT Claims

Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal (MACT)  deals with matters related to compensation of motor accidents victims or their next of kin. The T

The Special Marriage Act, 1954: Salient Features
The Special Marriage Act, 1954: Salient Features

India follows a rigid structure of the caste system, and inter-religion marriage is still considered a taboo in the country. The Parliament

National Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum
National Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum

The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC), India is a quasi-judicial commission in India which was set up under the Consum

Legal Notice
Legal Notice

Meaning: When a case is filed, then it is necessary to inform the opponent party about such suit in a legal way by a notice is called as a l