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Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Builders and Developers – How to Recovery Advance paid to them


Written By : Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge (Advocate, Bangalore)

INTRODUCTION: The concept of advance payment or deposit is part of a contractual relationship between a buyer and a seller in transferring immovable property. However, it differs from security money, which generally indicates a buyer's interest in said property. It is considered part of a 'purchase ...

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Anik
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Media: “he is guilty”, Court: “am I a joke to you?”


Written By : Anik (Advocate, Bangalore)

Men are born and remain free and equal in Rights. Social distinctions may be based only on common utility[1].   These words rightly point out that all men are born equal with the same rights as the next man without any discrimination based on religion, gender, caste, sex or region. The origin o...

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Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Discharging and Quashing in Criminal Cases


Written By : Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge (Advocate, Bangalore)

In criminal cases, it is crucial to consider all available options for the accused, particularly whether to file a petition for Discharge or go before the High Court in a quashing petition. The question of whether the accused should apply for Discharge under Section 227 or Section 239 under the Code...

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Abhimanyu  Shandilya
Written By :
Kolkata, West Bengal

Is Multi-Level Marketing Legal In India?


Written By : Abhimanyu Shandilya (Advocate, Kolkata)

“25 DIN MEIN PAISA DOUBLE - Join us with a minimum investment, make a chain to involve more people and spread the word for our products to get the financial benefits.” Have you come across such apparently promising, cheezy and dazzling Ponzi schemes? You can not deny if you are a common man belo...

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Abhimanyu  Shandilya
Written By :
Kolkata, West Bengal

Police Complaint Against Husband for Mental Harassment


Written By : Abhimanyu Shandilya (Advocate, Kolkata)

Marriage is a beautiful relationship, only if you have someone who loves, respects, and cherishes you with all the heart. Such is not the case in many marriages. Sometimes, it is physical violence, use of abusive language, sexual assault the other times. All of it leads to a mental burden over the v...

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Abhimanyu  Shandilya
Written By :
Kolkata, West Bengal

Legal Procedure for Divorce in India


Written By : Abhimanyu Shandilya (Advocate, Kolkata)

In India, marriage is a big deal not only concerned with two people but two families. There are different traditions among people in different communities and religions. Coming to the legal track, there are various personal laws which govern matters related to marriage and divorce. There are differe...

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Abhimanyu  Shandilya
Written By :
Kolkata, West Bengal

Indian Labour Law & Termination of Employment - What is the Rule?


Written By : Abhimanyu Shandilya (Advocate, Kolkata)

Gone are the days when job security was a synonym of a renowned/ multinational company (MNC). In the current era, even big names like Twitter, Meta, and Amazon are making headlines for laying off their employees in hundreds and thousands. The journey dates back to days of illegal termination during ...

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Ridhi Khurana
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Ridhi Khurana

Gurgaon, Haryana

Types of Criminal Offences Vis-à-Vis Indian Penal Code,1860


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

Can using abusive language land you in jail? Isn’t it quite normal to use swear words in public? Is it only serious crimes like theft and murder that constitute criminal offences? The answer is Yes, Yes-But-No, and Definitely NOT!! The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 lays the process to be f...

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Ridhi Khurana
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Ridhi Khurana

Gurgaon, Haryana

How to Break-Up a Marriage?


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

There is a popular saying - “A perfect marriage is just two imperfect people who refuse to give up on each other.” But what happens if they eventually give up on each other? India is a country with the lowest divorce rate worldwide with less than 1% numbers. But people end up questioning as to w...

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Abhimanyu  Shandilya
Written By :
Kolkata, West Bengal

Labour Law Compliances for Startups in India


Written By : Abhimanyu Shandilya (Advocate, Kolkata)

Starting a business is not at all a cake walk. Even if you have plenty of experience in a particular industry, you still need to take care of numerous things regarding business, raw material, legal compliance for startups in India, and whatnot!! There is something on this page that could help r...

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