Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 3 • February 2018

Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Indira Jaising vs. Supreme Court of India, Through Secretary General and Others, has held that the designation of ‘Advocates’ as ‘Senior Advocates’ as provided for in Section 16 of the Advocates Act, 1961, would pass the test of constitutionality and the endeavour should be to lay… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 3 • February 2018

Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 24 • December 2017

Landmark Judgements 1. The Madras High Court, in A. Ranganayaki and Another vs. Chief Manager, Southern Railway, Park Town, Chennai – 600 003 and Another, has held that the learned Single Judge was not correct in dismissing the writ petition filed by the Appellants on the ground of availability of alternative remedy. [(2017) 8 MLJ… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 24 • December 2017

Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 22 • November 2017

Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Raptakos, Brett and Co. Ltd. vs. Ganesh Property, has held that  the possession of the Appellant-Company for the period under consideration, pursuant to orders passed by the High Court and this Court, cannot in any view be considered as illegal or unauthorized or that of a… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 22 • November 2017

Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 21 • November 2017

Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Adiveppa and Others vs. Bhimappa and Another, has held that it was obligatory upon the Plaintiffs to have proved that despite existence of jointness in the family, properties described in Schedule ‘B’ and ‘C’ was not part of ancestral properties but were their self-acquired properties. [(2017)… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter • Issue 21 • November 2017

Lexis®India Newsletter – Issue 19 • October 2017

Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Vasant Rao Guhe vs. State of Madhya Pradesh, had held that the prosecution has failed to prove beyond all reasonable doubt the charge of criminal misconduct under Section 13(1)(e) of the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 and punishable under Section 13(2) thereof against the Appellant/accused. [(2017)… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – Issue 19 • October 2017