[Guest Post] Checklist for filing a case in a District and Sessions Court

This post has been contributed by  Sh. Tek Chand Sharma, Adv. He has over 27 years of experience at District and Sessions Courts, Shimla, H.P, India. He may be reached at tekchandsharma.advocate@gmail.com. In this post, he discusses the requirements while filing… Continue Reading

Bail Application for non-bailable offence [Sample]

IN THE COURT OF ______________, ASJ, ROHINI DISTRICT COURT, DELHI, NEW DELHI     IN THE MATTER OF: Sakshatkaar, S/o  Manoj Kumar, r/o  B/502, Radhe Krishan Appt., Rajendra Nagar, Delhi                                               …………Applicant Versus   State                                                          ……………Respondent FIR No.: _______ U/s: 307… Continue Reading

Whether stamping of Power of Authority is necessary ?

Unlike most other jurisdictions, in India no document is valid legally, unless it is stamped under the appropriate Indian Stamp Act. This extends to documents such as power of attorneys, agreements, assignment deeds, affidavits, conveyances, licenses and the like. The… Continue Reading

Revision Petition (Civil) [Sample]

  BEFORE THE HON’BLE High Court of _______ Civil Appellate Jurisdiction Civil Revision No…………………… of 2017                    MEMO OF PARTIES   IN THE MATTER OF: Mr. Khan S/o Mr. Mohammad Khan R/o Bhagwati Colony, Premnagar, Meerut                       …Petitioner Versus Mr. Ali… Continue Reading

Filing a Regular Bail Application in High Court

Let’s assume that an individual named ‘Z’ has been arrested – after successful raid by Police officials (under Section 64 of the Copyright Act, 1957) – for allegedly reproducing and selling infringing copies of books of a person named ‘X’,… Continue Reading