Category: Editorial

What Are Pardon Applications?

A pardon is a formal request from the government that someone is given forgiveness for something they have done. The process of obtaining this forgiveness can be through applying for one through the Office of thereon. There are three levels of pardon for the state of California. Each crime has a specific level of severity

Hiring a Private Investigator in Toronto

Hiring a private investigator in Toronto can be a very helpful tool in your investigation. You may not have a clue what you are dealing with or the consequences of your actions. The best thing to do is to hire someone that you can trust and explain the investigation to. The first thing you want

Why Canada is a great country to Immigrate?

Canada: Still a hotspot to immigrate? Canada has always been one of the top hot spot countries that receive millions of migrants every year. People from different regions of the world immigrate to Canada to secure a better future and a better prospective life. Canada has all the reasons to be one of the top

Marriage Lore: A sacrament or a contract?

Author: Sukhkamal Walia UILS, Panjab University  According to Ameer Ali, “ Marriage is an institution ordained for the protection of the society and in order that human beings may guard themselves from foulness and unchastity.” EVOLUTION OF THE PHENOMENON OF MARRIAGE Basically, Marriage is derived from various obsolete words to the current contemporary usage. Therefore,

Marriage: A License of Rape?

Author: Rashi Chandra Co-Author: Anshuman Agasti KIIT School of Law  “Husband or wife did not the right either to demand sexual intercourse from his or her spouse or to refuse it” – Alison Weir Marriage: A License of Rape? Changes in law and society go hand in hand. The biggest fight to fight is the system

Rights of Children

Author: Rupali Jha Indore Institute of Law INTRODUCTION At world vision, we have a tendency to swallow that the complete kid has the right to measure their life with filled with joy and happiness, they merit their oldsters concern their love, safety around them. They merit violence-free encompassing, and life filled with opportunities. During this

Regulation of Contract Labour

Author: Shreya Wadhwa Law Graduate (Amity Law School, Noida) INTRODUCTION In present situation globalisation and liberalisation is making rapid strides at a very rapid rate and has led to changes in business environment, growth & profit oriented economics &this has led to a fierce competition among various industries grappling to survive. Top MNC’S all around

Houston Maritime Injury Attorneys

Houston marine Injury attorneys at The Zehl Law & Associates have successfully represented injured marine workers in the Gulf Coast region and the United States for more than two decades. We know the risks that offshore workers face every day while on the job site. We know the devastating impact maritime injuries can have on

High Court Video Conferencing Rules 2020

Hon’ble High Court of Delhi in exercise of power vested to it under Article 225 and 227 of Constitution of India has formulated the rules called as High Court of Delhi Rules For Video Conferencing For Courts 2020. Hearing through video conferencing, as per these rules, shall be applicable at all stages of proceedings. Thus,

Need of Public Trust doctrine in India

Author: Shefali Soni Ajeenkya DY Patil University, Pune Abstract The public trust doctrine is doctrine which arises duty of sovereign to protect the resources that are freely available in the environment for the public to protect it and to act as a watchdog of society and if any one uses that public resources privately then

Mutual Consent Divorce – Step By Step Procedure

By Advocate Shefali Gupta Shefali Gupta has been practicing before the Delhi High Court and District Courts and Tribunals in Delhi NCR. She has dealt with cases involving various areas of law including Matrimonial laws, Arbitration – Mediation, Land, and Criminal laws. How to file for Divorce by Mutual Consent? As per Hindu Marriage Act,

Work Profile and Payscale of Banking Lawyers

Basic role of Baking Lawyer  The most lucrative and primary work in banking practice is negotiating loan agreements, which is comparable to negotiating investment or acquisition agreements, except that banking team deals not with equity but debt. Making sure compliance with rules and regulations of the regulator that is., RBI. Making legal documents needed for

Crime against Women : Legislative and Judicial approach

Author: Saumya Baranwal Amity law school, Noida INTRODUCTION The term CRIME AGAINST WOMEN has been used to describe a wide range of acts, including murder, rape, and sexual assault, physical assault, emotional abuse, battering, stalking, prostitution, genital mutilation, sexual harassment and pornography. There is little consensus in the still evolving field on exactly how to

Revenue Court (Farmers and Law)

Author: Anirudh Singh Raghav Manipal University Jaipur    Revenue Court (Farmers and Law) In Section 256 of the Land Revenue Act, various provisions have been made for the recovery of land revenue or arrears in the form of Revenue Act or Rajasthan Public Money Recovery Act [ Land Revenue Act or Public Demands Recovery Act]. Under

Scars from the past: Endosulfan still a haunting story

Author – Gautam Yadav Manipal University Jaipur With the slow pace of phasing out endosulfan from India, did we learn anything at all from Kasargod tragedy? In the age of globalisation and soaring consumerism, industries have to match up with increased demands by increasing the production rates. Agriculture industry carries a huge burden of this

SECTION 377

Author: Chetna Singhal Symbiosis Law School, Noida   The Supreme Court has been on a roll recently, something that has been highly appreciated by both the Society and media in India as well as abroad.  From the Sabrimala Judgement to the judgement on Section 377 and now Section 497, the Supreme Court has impressed upon the

Kashmir Conflict

Author: Jasbeer Singh Nanda  Symbiosis Law School, Noida KASHMIR CONFLICT – WHO IS RIGHT, INDIA OR PAKISTAN? In Kashmir second heaven on earth was sold by the Britisher to Raja Gulab Singh of Jammu in 1846 then from him to India in the garb of the Treaty of Annexure in 1947. The issue is not