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Team Legistify
Answered on 31 Mar 2020

The male and female heirs have the same rights of inheritance under the Muslim laws. However, the usual practice is to give a female share half the share given to a male heir. The rationale behind this is that the female receives mehr and maintenance from her husband at the time of her marriage, whereas the male only has the property of ancestors for inheritance. If your sister has already got her share, you can send her a legal notice warning her of a court case.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Team Legistify
Answered on 31 Mar 2020

A father's self-acquired property can be disposed of by him in any manner possible, to anyone possible. You cannot challenge it.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Team Legistify
Answered on 31 Mar 2020

If your grandfather died before 2005, your aunt cannot claim a share in the property as daughters only became coparceners after the 2005 amendment to the law.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Team Legistify
Answered on 31 Mar 2020

If you signed such deed, you cannot do anything, but the father cannot sign it on your behalf.Read More

Posted on 11 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Karishma Pandit
Answered on 28 Mar 2020

A grandchild does not have any birth right in the self- acquired property of his grandfather if it has been allotted to his father in a family partition in his capacity as legal heir and not as a coparcener under the Hindu Succession Act 1956. The grandfather can transfer the property to whoever he desiresRead More

Posted on 23 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

Karishma Pandit | Legistify

Karishma Pandit
Answered on 27 Mar 2020

In case of a dispute over ownership, the person to whom you have gifted the property cannot claim it as his own. However, if he has lived on such a property for at least 12 years, he is naturally accepted as the property owner under the law. You cannot gift your property to a foreign nationalRead More

Posted on 23 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

Sakshi Yadav | Legistify

Sakshi Yadav
Answered on 26 Mar 2020

You have to file the case against the same before the Civil Court and you also need Non-Objection Certificate from your other siblings. You need an expert Advocate for the same he/she will guide you on how to proceed further.Read More

Posted on 21 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

Saachi Khurana | Legistify

Saachi Khurana
Answered on 23 Mar 2020

If you are the only owner of that property then you are the absolute owner and has complete right on the property. your brother cannot claim the property. You can send the legal notice to vacant the propertyRead More

Posted on 26 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

Aditya Dua | Legistify

Aditya Dua
Answered on 23 Mar 2020

In such a situation you can file a case in the court of law and the people can claim their share with the compensation as well, for this, you need the assistance of an expert advocate.Read More

Posted on 10 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

Shagun Srivastava | Legistify

Shagun Srivastava
Answered on 23 Mar 2020

Property inherited by a Hindu from his father, grandfather or grandfather’s father, is ancestral property. Any property that passes undivided down four generations of male lineage is called ancestral property. The grandson’s right to a share in this property accrues by birth itself. This is different from other kinds of inheritance, where inheritance opens only on the death of the owner. According to a Supreme Court ruling, a daughter can only claim ancestral property if her father died after the amendment of the Hindu law. The apex court said that a daughter’s right to ancestral property does not arise if the father died before this amendment, which came into force in 2005Read More

Posted on 21 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer