Most people seek to invest their money or certain portion of their income in different types of schemes offered by banks, companies, real estate, and others. Ideally investments are made to profitably benefit the investor with higher returns. Citizens in India popularly invest in real estate, mutual funds, and in the stock market. However, the… Read More NRI Investment in India
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Justice K. S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Another vs. Union of India and Others, has held that the decision in M P Sharma which holds that the right to privacy is not protected by the Constitution stands over-ruled; the decision in Kharak Singh to the extent that… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – Issue 18
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in Shayara Bano vs. Union of India and others, has set aside the practice of ‘talaq-e-biddat’/triple talaq by 3:2 majority. [LNIND 2017 SC 415]Read more 2. The Madras High Court, in State and another vs. V.S. Sai Sachin and others, has held that the classification attempted by… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – 1st September
Mini Summary– Application under Section 8 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996- For referring disputes raised in the plaint to arbitration- discussion as to who is a judicial authority under Section 8- also discussed what constitutes a dispute. News Update: An application under Section 8 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (hereinafter referred… Read More Mandatory To Raise An Application Under Section 8 Of The Act In Front Of A Judicial Authority Only And To Be Analysed In View Of Existence Of A Dispute.
August 23, 2017, Mumbai. Shri Shashi Shekhar Vempati,CEO Prasar Bharati & CEO, Rajya Sabha TV released the book ‘Mann Ki Baat’ – A social revolution on Radio during Chief Learning Officers Summit India at ‘Four Sessions Hotel’, Mumbai, on August 23, 2017. This is the ninth annual summit where all the prominent corporate leaders will… Read More Shri Shashi Shekhar Vempati, CEO Prasar Bharati & CEO, Rajya Sabha TV released the book ‘Mann Ki Baat’ – A social revolution on Radio during Chief Learning Officers Summit India at ‘Four Sessions Hotel’, Mumbai, on August 23, 2017.
Let’s suppose, you were put in jail for years when you have not committed any wrong or you have not been proven guilty of any offence. Living in those small, shabby, overcrowded rooms with no quality food, medical and sanitation facilities can terrify you. But this is a harsh reality of criminal justice administration of… Read More Undertrial Prisoners In India
Landmark Judgements 1. The Supreme Court of India, in State, represented by Deputy Superintendent of Police vs. K.N. Nehru etc., has held that Lower Courts had rightly directed further investigation to verify the genuineness or otherwise of the source(s) of income of Arun and his assets and the bearing thereof, if any, on the charge… Read More Lexis®India Newsletter – 16th August, 2017
Terms and Conditions #KnowledgeGivesFreedom needs to be used to participate in the Independence Day Contest organized on LexisNexis India Facebook Page, LexisNexis India Twitter Page, and LexisNexis India Instagram Page. LexisNexis #KnowledgeGivesFreedom contest is sponsored by LexisNexis India. Contests are governed by the following “Official Rules”. By participating in the contest, each entrant agrees to abide… Read More #KnowledgeGivesFreedom Contest – Terms and Conditions
‘I grew up with the understanding that the world I lived in was one where people enjoyed a sort of freedom to communicate with each other in privacy, without it being monitored, without it being measured or analyzed or sort of judged by these shadowy figures or systems, any time they mention anything that travels… Read More I CARE ABOUT MY PRIVACY, DO YOU?
Mini Summary– Application and reference to a larger bench of the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (hereinafter referred to as NCDRC) was triggered by the amendment to Sub-Section (1) of Section 8 of the Arbitration of Conciliation Act 1996 — Issue was whether the Consumer Courts will have jurisdiction in view of a valid arbitration… Read More Builders Cannot Force Homebuyers To Go For Arbitration In Case Of A Dispute Despite The Presence Of A Valid Arbitration Clause In The Agreement.