Indian Law Legal Guides

Delayed Possession- What To Do

Property/Real estate Recovery Labour & Service Civil Litigation

It was said in an landmark judgment that “all concerned authorities of any State engaged in Housing Construction activity in any manner are amenable to Consumer Protection Act, 1986 for any act or omission relating to housing activity such as: “Delay in delivery of possession, non-completion of construction within the stipulated time, defective and faulty construction and more”. When we ...
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Corporate Social Responsibility- An Overview

Corporate Law Legal Agreement Drafting

INTRODUCTION Corporate Social Responsibility refers to business practices involving initiatives that benefit the society. A business’s CSR can encompass a wide variety of tactics, from giving away a portion of company’s proceeds to charity, to implementing “greener” business operations. CSR is becoming more mainstream as forward thinking companies embed sustainability into the core of bu...
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Custodial Rights Of A Child

Child Custody Family Law Muslim Law

INTRODUCTION Custodial rights or legal guardianship are the legal terms which describe the lawful and practical relationship between a parent and the child. Resident and contact issues typically arise in proceedings involving divorce, annulment and other legal proceedings where children might be involved. Custody battles are not in the child’s best interest and are often used by angry partner ...
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Dishonor Of A Cheque- Legal Recourse

Banking Cheque Bounce Default/Fraud Finance Law

INTRODUCTION Cheques are used in almost all transactions such as re-payment of loan, payment of salary, bills, fees, etc. A vast majority of cheques are processed and cleared by banks on daily basis. Cheques are issued for the reason of securing proof of payment. Nevertheless, cheques remain a reliable method of payment for many people. On the other hand, it is always advisable to issue crossed ...
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Doctor's Liability In Medical Negligence Cases

Recovery Medical Negligence Consumer Protection

INTRODUCTION A doctor is considered next to the almighty God because of his job of saving lives. But that does not mean that the doctor cannot commit any mistake or he is immune of any liability resulting from the commission of any such mistake. Medical malpractice or negligence arises when the prescribed doctor commits any such mistake who in his position is not expected to have caused that inj...
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How To Apply For An Aadhaar Card

Documentation General Legal

INTRODUCTION Aadhaar card is a 12-digit unique identity number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), a central government agency of India. It serves as a proof of identity and address, anywhere in India. Any individual, irrespective of age and gender, who is a resident in India and satisfies the verification process laid down by the UIDAI, can enrol for Aadhaar. The...
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How To File A RTI

RTI Arbitration

The Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005, is crucial as it mandates timely response to a citizen’s request for government information. What does the Act aim to do? The Act aims at promoting transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority. Who does the Act apply to? The Act extends to the whole of India, except the state of Jammu and Kashmir. How to file an RTI plea ...
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Issue Of Shares

Corporate Law Taxation & Duty Revenue

INTRODUCTION Companies issue shares as a means of raising additional capital to fund business operations or take up new investments. Public companies need approval from their shareholders before issuing shares. A share issuance requires issuing a prospectus, receiving application of shares, allotment of shares and a call on shares. ISSUING PROSPECTUS A prospectus is a document used by a public c...
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Procedure For Filing A Motor Accident Claim

Consumer Protection Civil Litigation Motor Accident

INTRODUCTION In today’s world we can see existence of different types of claims viz., matrimonial claims, personal claims, health claims, equity claims, insurance claims etc. Of all these claims we have one accidental claims which has increased in present time with the development of civilization. Before going further we should first understand the meaning of Accident. Accident means any uni...
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What To Do On Getting An Income Tax Notice

Documentation Corruption Civil Litigation Finance Law

INTRODUCTION It is that one email that no one wants to see. A notice from the income tax department now comes on email and causes a panic attack in most homes. It is advisable not to get nervous because every notice need not mean paying more money, or worse, more harassment. There are various types of notices that an individual may receive while some could just be an information alert, others ma...
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Sexual Harassment Laws At Workplace

Employment Criminal Defence Legal Agreement Drafting

INTRODUCTION Sexual harassment involves any kind of unwelcome behaviour of a sexual nature. This type of harassment can take place with either of the genders and not just limited to females. It’s not about fun or friendship but involves the abuse of power. It is to be kept in mind that different persons respond differently in given situations. What may seem like an innocent comment or action t...
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Status Of Live-in Relationship In India

Civil Litigation Human Rights Family Law

INTRODUCTION Live in relation which can also be referred to as cohabitation, in essence, is an arrangement whereby two people agree to live together on a permanent or long term basis in a sexually and/or emotionally intimate relationship. However, that moniker is typically used to denote unmarried couples who live under the same roof. Cohabitation or live in relationships have turned into a comm...
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Surrogacy Law In India

Family Law Medical Negligence Legal Agreement Drafting

The legal aspects surrounding surrogacy are complex, diverse and mostly unsettled. In most of the countries world over , the woman giving birth to a child is considered as the Child's legal mother. However, in very few countries, the Intended Parents are be recognized as the legal parents from birth by the virtue of the fact that the Surrogate has contracted to give the birth of the Child for the...
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Recourse On Being Pulled Over By A Traffic Officer

Corruption Human Rights

INTRODUCTION Being stopped by a traffic police in the middle of the way is a very common phenomenon which is observed by almost every commuter every single day. This might be due to any rule breaking on behalf of any commuter or it might be a routine check where the police is on purpose asking for the registered papers of the vehicle along with the driving license of the commuter. The traffic...
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