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‘Time’ for adjournments running out?
The apex court's stance comes close on the heels of terse observations by the Madhya Pradesh high court.
16 Feb 2019 2:33 AM
Loan prepayment charges: A restrictive trade practice
Pre-closure clauses smack of a 'clog on redemption' and have a distinct anti-competitive ring.
03 Feb 2019 2:19 AM
Justice for all: Promissory notes to circumvent depositors Act?
Money does not grow on trees. And there are thousands of greedy investors who are led up the garden path!
26 Jan 2019 7:34 AM
Justice for all: When conversations are not off the record
The nature of the evidence thus changes in form when it is copied or printed from a mobile phone or a laptop.
05 Jan 2019 6:22 AM
Adjudicators in their own cause?
Even after the 2017 amendments, it appears that banks still stick to technicalities.
22 Dec 2018 5:09 AM
Define ‘livelihood’ and ‘self- employment’ in consumer law
The amendment has resulted in the complaints of many small or average sized entrepreneurial ventures getting dismissed.
09 Dec 2018 6:07 AM
Maintenance of elders: Penalise neglect, incentivise duty
As with many statutes, there have been loopholes and inadequacies, especially with some crucial definitions.
01 Dec 2018 3:33 AM
Consult victims’ families before granting remission
Most cases of remission have political underpinnings, rather than a sound criminological basis.
23 Nov 2018 7:23 AM
Kamal Haasan: From box office to ballot box
In his new role, the veteran actor has hit the road running, on a mission to be a 'Change Agent'.
06 Nov 2018 2:06 AM
Madras: Click me not! Grey areas in privacy law
The Supreme Court also dealt with the impact of the digital age.
04 Nov 2018 5:44 AM
Fighting defamation cases at threshold
Summoning a person in a criminal case is not meant to be dealt with in a routine manner by the magistrate.
27 Oct 2018 2:45 AM
Do ‘lie detector’ tests pass legal scrutiny?
Sections 25 and 26 deal with the inadmissible nature of confessions made to a police officer or while in police custody.
21 Oct 2018 5:03 AM
Adultery decriminalised but still attracts legal consequences
Philanderers must remember that adultery is still a ground for divorce.
06 Oct 2018 4:23 AM
Legal loopholes in plastic ban
Most cardboard boxes or tetrapacks have a laminated sheet of plastic.
28 Sep 2018 4:57 AM
Time to dis‘card’ anti consumer practices
In reality, it takes at least a week for even verification, let alone refund to happen.
21 Sep 2018 3:21 AM
Sloganeering on board: Indiscretion or crime?
As the incident is reported to have taken place inside the aircraft, the complaint should ideally have been filed by the pilot.
07 Sep 2018 4:32 AM
Criminalising dissent and guilt by association?
What has caused a public outcry against the sweeping arrests is the ambiguity over the exact charges, the context and timing.
31 Aug 2018 1:48 AM
High compensation in consumer cases: Not always forum shopping
The wording clearly spells out the legislative intent of the provisions relating to pecuniary jurisdiction.
24 Aug 2018 2:38 AM
Legal loopholes in forgery cases dilute deterrence
There are judgments which underscore the need for production of ‘original’ documents that were allegedly forged.
03 Aug 2018 2:17 AM
A crime never dies: Limitation not written in stone
Vigilantibus et non dormientibus jura subveniunt' is a legal maxim which means that the vigilant and not the lethargic are assisted by the law.
27 Jul 2018 2:36 AM
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