[Guest Post] Claim Petition under Motor Vehicles Act

This post has been contributed by Ms.Bhavana Thakur, who is a fresher Advocate, practising in lower Courts in Solan, Himachal Pradesh. In present times, we can notice that motor accident claims have increased. The intention of the Parliament behind enacting… Continue Reading

Definition of Industry – Landmark Decisions

Section 2(j), Industrial Disputes Act,1947 has defined the term industry. It has been interpreted over the years by the judiciary. This post highlights some of the cases where the term ‘industry’ has been defined , explained and elaborated – State… Continue Reading


Editor’s note: Background: When marriages break down, children are unnecessarily dragged into the legal battle between their parents over their custody. At times, one of the parents abducts the child to a different country of residence away from the outreach… Continue Reading

Union Of India And Another vs Tulsiram Patel And Others (1985)

Union Of India And Another vs Tulsiram Patel And Others, AIR 1985 SC1416 is a significant case under the administrative law. This post discusses the facts, contentions and the decision of the Apex Court – Facts of the case –… Continue Reading

Arbitrator’s Fees: Delhi State Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd. v. Bawana Infra Development(P) Ltd. (Delhi HC)

Arbitration is considered as a means to liberalize India’s legal market.[1]The the objective behind the major amendment from Arbitration Act of 1940 was to make it approachable. The aim was to comprehensively cover international, commercial and domestic arbitration as well.[2]Through… Continue Reading

Efforts towards Videography to improve Criminal Justice System in India

In the earlier post here, we discussed how the Apex Court has taken stance over the video recording of the court proceedings as well as the use of cameras in the Police stations. Does Indian Evidence Act, read with Information… Continue Reading