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2021-07-08

Supreme Court grants interim bail to 13 convicts declared as juveniles seeking release after spending 13 22 years in regular jail

The petition stated that despite clear and unchallenged rulings from the Juvenile Justice ....

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2021-07-08

Delhi can ill afford another riots role of Facebook needs to be looked into Supreme Court [READ JUDGMENT]

Thus, the constitution of Peace and Harmony Committee by the Delhi Legislative assembly to....

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2021-07-05

Delhi High Court Grants Interim Injunction To Tata Group Against Website Tatacliqsmart For Having Similar Domain Name As Its ECommerce Platform

The Delhi High Court has granted interim injunction to Tatacliq Ecommerce platform of T....

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2021-07-05

Right To Carry On Competing Business Cannot Extend To Illicit Use Of Another Partys Confidential Information And Data Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has recently observed that the right to carry on a competing busines....

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2021-07-04

Cryptocurrency fraud: Delhi Court orders Police to lodge FIR on fraud allegations by Bitcoin seller [Read Order]

The Court opined that there is a need to probe the alleged fraud committed by the accused,....

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2021-06-30

Compelling A Married Woman To Live In Her Parental Home Amounts To Cruelty: Madhya Pradesh High Court

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has recently observed that compelling a married woman to liv....

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2021-06-30

Limitation under Registration Act not attracted for registration of Court decree: Madras High Court

"The Sub Registrar cannot refuse to register any order or decree only on the ground that t....

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2021-06-29

Supreme Court dismisses challenge to Tamil Nadu Land Acquisition (Revival of Operation, Amendment and Validation) Act, 2019 [READ JUDGMENT]

A Bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheswari found the 2019 Act to be a legitima....

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2021-06-23

Strict Liability: Madras High Court Orders Interim Compensation...

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court directed the Tamil Nadu Government to pay an in....

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2021-06-28

[COVID-19] "Lockdown" cannot be used as a magic wand to wish away ever

"Courts have no authority to change the law. Lockdown is not a magic wand," Chief Justice ....

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2021-06-28

Delhi High Court refuses interim relief to AltNews parent company; iss

Senior Advocate Nitya Ramakrishnan told the Court the media house received a threatening l....

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2021-06-23

Delhi High Court Tells WhatsApp To Respond To CCI In Privacy Policy Pr

A two-judge bench of the Delhi High Court refused to grant relief to WhatsApp in an ongoin....

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2021-06-24

Kerala High Court stays Government Order allowing Private Hospitals to

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday stayed a Government Order (GO) that allowed private hos....

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2021-06-22

Delhi High Court notifies practice directions for speedy trial of case

The directions were issued pursuant to the Supreme Court order passed on April 16, 2021. ....

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2021-06-23

CCI orders DG investigation into allegations of anti-competitive agree

The order was passed on information alleging that six out of the top ten smart TV manufact....

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2021-06-22

Centre Proposes To Amend E-Commerce Rules To Curb Flash Sales, Appoint

The Central Government on Monday proposed amendments to the Consumer Protection (E-Commerc....

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2021-06-20

DIN cannot be deactivated solely for disqualification under Section 16

The Court passed the ruling while disposing of a batch of over 200 petitions challenging t....

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2021-06-17

OYO-MakeMyTrip Vs FabHotels-Treebo: CCI Asked To Decide The Case Afres

A two-judge bench of the Gujarat High Court has set aside the interim relief granted to Fa....

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2021-06-18

Delhi High Court order in Delhi Riots case not to be treated as preced

In a bail application, a 100-page judgment discussing all laws is very surprising," the Co....

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2021-06-16

Bombay High Court sets aside arbitration award directing BCCI to pay o

Justice Gautam Patel set aside the 2020 award passed by a sole arbitrator appointed in 201....

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2021-06-16

Section 125 CrPC- "Obligation Of A Father To Maintain His Son Will Not

The Delhi High Court has held that the obligation of a father to maintain his son under se....

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2021-06-15

Supreme Court closes all proceedings in India against Italian marines

The Rs. 10 crore lying with the apex court will be transferred to the Kerala High Court Re....

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2021-06-13

Bombay High Court Division Bench gives split verdict in challenge to v

While Justice Ujjal Bhuyan struck down the provision as unconstitutional, Justice Abhay Ah....

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2021-06-14

Failure to disclose liability of drawer, supply list of witnesses do n

The Court held that Section 139 of NI Act creates a presumption that the holder of the che....

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2021-06-12

Merely Because Co Accused Are Absconding Cannot Be A Ground To Deny Be

The Delhi High Court has observed that merely because other co accused persons are abscond....

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2021-06-11

Uttarakhand High Court grants custody of child to maternal uncle on Ha

Single-judge, Justice RC Khulbe arrived at this decision after examining the statement of ....

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2021-06-11

CCI Can Probe Amazon, Flipkart: Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court on Friday dismissed writ petitions filed by Amazon.com Inc. and W....

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2021-06-11

Live-in-relationship between married and unmarried person is not permi

The Court observed that one of the pre-requites for a live-in-relationship as held by the ....

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2021-06-10

GST On Intermediary Services In Limbo As Bombay High Court Gives A Div

The Bombay High Court is divided on its opinion on whether services provided by intermedia....

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2021-04-10

[Adoption under Juvenile Justice Act] Child born out of live-in relati

The Court held that a woman in a live-in-relationship, acknowledging the biological father....

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2021-04-11

Revision powers u/ Section 263, Income Tax Act cannot be exercised aga

To invoke the power under Section 263, twin conditions are to be satisfied, viz., the asse....

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2021-04-06

Poverty Of Accused Is Not A Mitigating Factor While Awarding Punishmen

Merely because the accused is a poor man and/or a carrier and/or is a sole bread earner ca....

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2021-04-06

Cases Where Anticipatory Bail Can Be Granted Even After Submission Of

The Allahabad High Court on Monday observed that non grant of anticipatory bail to an accu....

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2021-04-01

NCLAT Lifts Restriction On RBI Action Against SREI Equipment Finance

In a partial relief for the Reserve Bank of India, the appellate tribunal has stayed the N....

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2021-04-03

Illegal Extraction Of Mines & Minerals Amounts To Theft Under Section

The Kerala High Court held that illegal extraction of mines and minerals, without requisit....

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2021-04-03

Phone Tapping Violates Article 21 Unless Permitted By Procedure Establ

Setting aside a dismissal order passed against a constable and a head constable who allege....

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2020-07-03

Petition filed before Madhya Pradesh High Court challenging Section 10

A Petition has been filed before the Madhya Pradesh High Court challenging the constitutio....

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2020-07-03

Foreign entity can file plea for initiation of corporate insolvency re

The National Company Law Tribunal, Mumbai Bench has held that in view of Section 3(23) of ....

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2020-08-09

[Order VII Rule 11 CPC] If Plaint Does Not Disclose Cause Of Action Or

In a judgment delivered today, the Supreme Court has observed that the provision of Order ....

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2020-12-18

IBC Ordinance Suspending Insolvency Process Applicable To Pending Appl

NCLT also observed that it was 'untenable' to suggest that Sec. 10A would be applicable to....

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2020-07-14

Fate Of Unpaid Tax Liability Under The Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code

Taxation disputes and recovery of taxes from companies is one of the most litigated subjec....

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2020-07-20

Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2020: Reining in an unruly hor

With the passing of the Consumer Protection Act, 2019, the Legislature took a conscious de....

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2020-07-27

Sections 65A and 65B of the Indian Evidence Act: A complete code in it

The Supreme Court recently, vide judgment and order dated July 14, gave finality to a lega....

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2020-07-28

Delhi HC issues notice in challenge to suspension of Section 10 IBC

The Delhi High Court today issued notice in a petition challenging the suspension of Secti....

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2020-07-30

Delhi HC dismisses PIL to include ‘Profession of Advocates’ under MSME

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging....

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2020-07-30

Sushant Singh Rajput suicide: Rhea Chakraborty moves SC seeking transf

Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty has moved the Supreme Court seeking transfer of the case ....

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2020-08-05

Tata v. Mistry: "Cyrus Mistry created a smokescreen of oppression and

In his affidavit filed before the Supreme Court, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons, Ratan Tat....

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2020-12-18

Plea in Supreme Court links Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide with death

A petition linking Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's suicide with the death of his fo....

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2020-08-06

Delhi HC modifies affidavit of assets, income and expenditure to be fi

The Delhi High Court has modified the affidavit of assets, income and expenditure which is....

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2020-12-18

[Breaking] Patanjali injuncted from using "Coronil", Madras HC slaps R

In a big setback to Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved, the Madras High Court on Thursday mad....

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2020-08-06

[BREAKING] CBI files FIR in Sushant Singh Rajput suicide case, names R

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered an FIR in Sushant Singh R....

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2020-12-18

Mere Fact That Crime Is Heinous And That Release Of Prisoner Would Sen

The Uttar Pradesh Government had rejected Shor's plea for premature release on the ground ....

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2020-08-06

[Tablighi Jamaat]Centre Informs SC Of Withdrawal Of Look Out Notices;

The Centre on Thursday informed Supreme Court that look out notices issued against foreign....

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2020-08-06

No Advantage To Candidate When The Very Selection Is Illegal: SC Uphol

The bench comprising Justices UU Lalit and Vineet Saran observed that, as their very selec....

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2020-08-10

Time period for filing written statement, replication under HC Rules m

The Delhi High Court has held that the time period for filing written statement and replic....

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2020-08-10

Time to provide the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal with super

Since December 2016, various amendments and ordinances have been introduced to the Insolve....

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2020-12-18

Cannot prevent use of 'Coronil' because of a "pesticide registered in

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea challenging a Madras High Court Divisi....

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2020-12-18

Delhi HC dismisses Mehul Choksi's plea for pre-screening of Netflix's

The Delhi High Court today dismissed Mehul Choksi's petition seeking a pre-screening of Ne....

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2020-08-27

Delhi HC Stays Insolvency Proceedings Initiated Against Anil Ambani Fo

In a plea moved by Anil Ambani challenging the appointment of a Resolution Professional fo....

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2020-08-24

Husband & Wife Equal Partners In A Marriage, Wife Best Suited To Be Th

The Bombay High Court on Thursday held that in a marriage, husband and wife are equal part....

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2020-08-28

COVID-19 cannot be ground for postponing elections: Supreme Court refu

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a petition seeking deferment of the Bihar Ass....

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2020-12-18

SC Asks Centre To Ensure Vijay Mallya's Presence Before Court On Octob

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Union Ministry of Home Affairs to facilitate and ....

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2020-08-31

Telecom Department Moves NCLAT Challenging UV ARC’s Resolution Plan Fo

The Department of Telecommunications has moved the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal....

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2020-08-31

Truth Is A Valid Defence In Contempt Proceedings Only If It Is Bonafid

The Supreme Court has observed that, for considering the truth as valid defence in Contemp....

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2020-12-18

Three Labour Codes To Be Tabled In Monsoon Session Of Parliament

Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on Tuesday ....

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2020-12-18

AGR Case: Supreme Court Gives Telecom Operators 10 Years To Pay Pendin

The Supreme Court has granted telecom operators 10 years to pay thousands of crores in sta....

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2020-09-01

Supreme Court Orders Rajasthan Discoms To Pay Compensatory Tariff To A

The Supreme Court has ordered three Rajasthan power distribution companies to pay compensa....

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2020-09-01

Appeal Against NCDRC Order Passed In Execution Proceedings Not Maintai

The Supreme Court has observed that an appeal before it against an order which has been pa....

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2020-09-03

'Lost Years Can't Be Restored', Orissa HC Sets Aside 34 Yrs Old Judgme

The Orissa High Court on Tuesday (1st September) set aside 34 years old judgment and order....

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2020-09-03

SC Accepts SBI CAP Funding for 6 Amrapali Projects [Read Order]

The Supreme Court has accepted the funding....

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2020-12-18

Accounts That Werent NPAs Before Aug. 31 Cant Be Declared One, Says

Accounts That Werent NPAs Before Aug. 31 Cant Be Declared One, Says .......

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2020-09-06

Yes Bank Scam: SC Stays Bail Granted To Wadhawan Brothers By Bombay HC

The bail granted to DHFL promoters Kapil and Dheeraj Wadhawan by the Bombay High Court in ....

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2020-09-07

Delhi HC directs suspension of 'Dream11 Team' website; Protects 'Dream

Following a trademark infringement suit by Sporta Technologies, the Delhi High Court has d....

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2020-09-08

Bangalore Club Not Liable To Pay Wealth Tax, Holds Supreme Court [Read

The Supreme Court has held that 'Bangalore Club', one of the oldest club in Bangalore, is ....

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2020-09-08

SBI Moves Supreme Court Against Stay Order On Anil Ambani Insolvency C

State Bank of India has approached the Supreme Court challenging the stay granted by Delhi....

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2020-09-08

Personal Accident Coverage cases can only be tried by civil courts, no

The Madras High Court recently held that clarified that insurance claims under Personal Ac....

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2020-09-11

NGT Asks CPCB To Consider Environmental Audit Of Amazon, Flipkart, Pep

The National Green tribunal on Thursday asked the Central Pollution Control Board to submi....

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2020-09-11

Mental Healthcare Act: Supreme Court seeks explanation from Centre on

The Supreme Court today sought an explanation from Central government on the validity of S....

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2020-09-12

Make Advance Tax Ruling System More Comprehensive As A Tool For Settle

The Supreme Court, has recommended to the Central Government to consider the efficacy of t....

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2020-09-14

[Section 25 CPC] No Petition Can Be Transferred From One Court To Anot

No petition can be transferred from one court to another on the sole ground of delay in di....

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2020-09-15

After Husband's Death, Wife Has Every Right To Claim Maintenance From

The Bombay High Court has observed that after husband's death, a woman has every right to ....

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2020-09-22

Tata v. Mistry: Supreme Court asks Shapoorji Pallonji Group to maintai

The Supreme Court today restrained Cyrus Mistry's Shapoorji Pallonji Group (SP Group) from pledging any of its shares in Tata Sons for raising fundsThe Supreme Court today restrained Cyrus Mistry's Shapoorji Pallonji Group (SP Group) from....

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2020-09-22

Transfer Deed Can Be Declared Void U/s 23 Senior Citizens Act Only If

The Kerala High Court has held that the condition as required under Section 23(1) of the M....

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2020-09-22

Promoter-Directors Of Resolution Applicant, Who Are Also Guarantors Of

The Calcutta High Court has ruled that section 29-A or 31 of the IBC would not provide a s....

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2020-09-22

Walmart-Flipkart Deal: Delhi High Court Stays Tax Proceedings Against

Tiger Global Management LLC has approached the Delhi High Court against the AAR ruling tha....

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2020-09-23

Time Of Publication Of E-Gazette Is Significant For Determining The En

The Supreme Court has observed that the precise time when the gazette is published in the ....

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2020-09-23

The Delhi HC Grants Ad-Interim Injunction To Star India Pvt. Ltd. In B

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday, granted relief in Interim Applications filed by Star In....

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2020-10-06

Delhi HC Initiates Suo Motu Matter On Expediting The Trials Against MP

Delhi High Court has initiated a suo motu matter concerning the issue of expediting the tr....

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2020-10-07

[Breaking] Shaheen Bagh protests: "Public spaces cannot be occupied in

Pronouncing its verdict on the balance between the right to protest and other rights in re....

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2020-10-07

https://www.livelaw.in/top-stories/filing-of-the-charge-sheet-by-itsel

The plaintiff has no absolute right, at the appellate stage, to withdraw from the suit, th....

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2020-10-08

Filing Of The Charge-sheet By Itself, Does Not Entitle An Accused To C

Filing of the charge-sheet by itself, does not entitle an accused to copies of any of the ....

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2020-10-09

Independence of Judiciary part of basic structure of Constitution: Kar

While quashing a private complaint against a judicial officer, the Karnataka High Court ha....

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2020-10-09

When Parties Decide The Place Of Arbitration, Only The HC Having Terri

The Orissa High Court on Thursday (01 October) refused to entertain a petition filed under....

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2020-10-10

Delhi HC Restrains Xiaomi From Enforcing Wuhan Court's Anti Suit Injun

Xiaomi from enforcing an anti-suit injunction order passed by Wuhan Intermediate People's Court against Interdigital Technology Corporation....

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2020-10-13

Application U/s 9 Of Arbitration & Conciliation Act Can Be Filed Where

The Calcutta High Court has observed that an application under section 9 of the Arbitratio....

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2020-10-14

DELHIVERY phonetically generic; cannot seek benefit of statutory right

The Delhi High Court has formed a prima facie opinion that the mark ‘DELHIVERY’ was a phon....

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2020-10-14

India Court Seeks Chinese Banks’ View on Anil Ambani’s Plea

An Indian court has reached out to a group of Chinese banks that are trying to recover mon....

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2020-10-15

Special Leave To Appeal Against HC Judgment Recognizing And Enforcing

The Supreme Court has observed that an appeal under Article 136 of the Constitution of Ind....

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2020-10-15

[Breaking] Court Cannot Impose Condition Of Deposit of Money While Gra

The Supreme Court has held that while granting default bail/statutory bail under Section 1....

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2020-10-17

Delhi High Court Allows Yes Bank To Auction Singh Brothers’ Property W

The Delhi High Court has allowed Yes Bank Ltd. to auction a property that the Singh brothe....

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2020-10-20

RERA remedies can be pursued along with those under Consumer law, Regu

In two judgments passed on October 16, the Punjab and Haryana High Court clarified crucial....

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2020-10-20

Delhi HC Grants Ad-Interim Injunction To Radico Khaitan Restraining Th

The Delhi High Court has passed an ad interim order restraining the manufacturing, marketi....

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2020-10-23

[BREAKING] No more extension of interim orders in civil cases; undertr

The Delhi High Court has modified its earlier order on extension of interim bail orders on....

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2020-10-24

UP Family Court Directs Woman To Pay Rs. 1000 As Monthly Maintenance T

A family court at Muzaffarnagar District in Uttar Pradesh has directed a woman to pay a mo....

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2020-11-02

RERA Act does not bar remedies under Consumer Protection Act: Supreme

The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2....

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2020-11-02

Case Has Traits Of Civil Dispute: Punjab & Haryana High Court Asks Pol

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday asked the Police authorities to look into the ....

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2020-11-24

Right To Property Remains A Valuable Constitutional Right, Reiterates

Though right to property is not a fundamental right, it remains a valuable constitutional ....

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2020-12-17

Under Article 32 We Can't Go Into Issues Of Facts: Supreme Court Refus

"Under Article 32 jurisdiction, we cannot go into issues of facts. If we function like thi....

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2020-12-17

Delhi HC Injuncts Unauthorised Broadcast Of India-Australia Internatio

The Delhi High Court today accepted Sony Pictures' Network India Pvt Ltd's plea before it claiming exclusive media....

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2020-11-30

Section 14 Limitation Act Has No Application In Criminal Proceedings :

The Chhattisgarh High Court has observed that the Section 14 of the Limitation Act, 1963 h....

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2020-12-17

Right To Marry A Person Of Choice Irrespective Of Caste Or Religion

The Karnataka High Court has held that the right of any major individual to marry the per....

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2020-12-17

Bail on ground of inordinate delay also applies to those accused under

The Calcutta High Court recently ruled that persons accused of offences under the Narcotic....

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