Category: Service Law

  • Declaration as to illegal termination

    Comment : In this case the court held that a declaration that a termination of a professor was illegal and he remained in service, was tantamount to ordering specific performance of a contract based on personal volition/qualification.  Supreme Court of India Dr. S. B. Dutt vs University Of Delhi on 3 September, 1958 Equivalent citations: 1958 […]

  • Wrongful Dismissal of Employee – Period of Limitation

    Comment : In this case the question that arose for consideration was that in a suit for declaration by a employee dismissed wrongfully – which article of Limitation Act is applicable ? what is limitation period ? and from where does it start running ?  Court held that since there is no specific provision – it […]