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, K Hegde JUDGMENT A.N. Grover, J. 1. This is an appeal by special leave from a judgment and decree of the Kerala High Court whereby […]Read More Settlement deed under undue influence by old aged person.
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 JUDGMENT Tatachari, J. (1) This letters patent appeal under Clause 10 of the Letters Patent of the High Court of Punjab originally came up for […]Read More Limitation period for breach of contract.
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) does not need to be. Bombay High Court Chandrakant Maganlal Patel And … vs Ishwarlal Ghelabhai Choksey And … on 9 October, 1980 Equivalent […]Read More Whether Arbitration Awards are required to be compulsorily 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 within the meaning of S.17 IRA. In absence of which it does not have any effect and cannot be recieved in evidence of the same. […]Read More Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?
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 suit for recovery. ii) Doctrine of Reverse Burden – to be proceeded with caution – presumption de hors proof of foundational facts improper. Supreme Court […]Read More 138 Acquittal won’t bar civil suit for recovery says Supreme Court
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 credibility and the trustworthiness ought also to be attributed to the defence witnesses at par with that of prosecution Supreme Court of India State Of […]Read More Perusal of Defence testimony