Settlement deed under undue influence by old aged person.

Lakshmi Amma And Anr. vs Talengalanarayana Bhatta And … on 10 March, 1970 Equivalent citations: AIR 1970 SC 1367, (1970) 3 SCC 159 Author: A Grover Bench: A G Shah, … Continue reading Settlement deed under undue influence by old aged person.

Limitation period for breach of contract.

Supreme Court of India Bhajan Singh Hardit Singh And Co., … vs Karson Agency (India) And Ors. on 31 March, 1967 Author: Tatachari Bench: K Hegde, H Khanna, T Tatachari … Continue reading Limitation period for breach of contract.

Whether Arbitration Awards are required to be compulsorily registrable ?

Comment : In a nutshell this decision holds that a private arbitration award is compulsorily registrable and ineffective without the same – but one obtained with intervention of court (reference) … Continue reading Whether Arbitration Awards are required to be compulsorily registrable ?

Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?

Comment : This case holds that partition – is a declaration of will as regards property – which effects a change in legal relation with property – hence is compulosrily registrable … Continue reading Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?

138 Acquittal won’t bar civil suit for recovery says Supreme Court

Comment : In this case the Court held two basic points :- i) Civil and Criminal Proceedings can go on, on an acquittal u/s 138 would not automatically oust a civil … Continue reading 138 Acquittal won’t bar civil suit for recovery says Supreme Court

Perusal of Defence testimony

Comment :  defence witnessess cannot always be termed to be tainted one. defences witnesses are entitled to equal treatment and equal respect as that of the prosecution. The issue of … Continue reading Perusal of Defence testimony