Limitation period for breach of contract.

Supreme Court of IndiaBhajan Singh Hardit Singh And Co., ... vs Karson Agency (India) And Ors. on 31 March, 1967Author: TatachariBench: K Hegde, H Khanna, T TatachariJUDGMENTTatachari, J.(1) This letters patent appeal under Clause 10 of the Letters Patent of the High Court of Punjab originally came up for hearing before a Division Bench of … 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) does not need to be.  Bombay High CourtChandrakant Maganlal Patel And ... vs Ishwarlal Ghelabhai Choksey And ... on 9 October, 1980Equivalent citations: AIR 1981 Bom … 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 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. However … Continue reading Supreme Court on whether partition deeds are compulsory registrable ?

Supreme Court on obscenity (Raj Kapoor v. State) Justice Krishna Iyer.

QUESTION : Cinematograph Act 1952 Section 5A-Whether the issuance of the certificate issued by the specialised Board of Film Censors bars the criminal Court's jurisdiction to try for offences under Sections 292/293 I.P.C ?  Court said no...read on Supreme Court of IndiaRaj Kapoor And Ors vs State And Others on 26 October, 1979Equivalent citations: 1980 AIR 258, … Continue reading Supreme Court on obscenity (Raj Kapoor v. State) Justice Krishna Iyer.

Supreme Court on obscenity (Bandit Queen Judgment)

A Remarkable judgment outlining the law of obscenity as it stands in India, in a nutshell, while holding Bandit Queen to have been rightly passed by the Censors, held it not to obscene as it in no manner appeals to the prurient interests or is lascivious - or corruptive to the minds of people whose … Continue reading Supreme Court on obscenity (Bandit Queen Judgment)