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Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Basis for Award of Compensation in Motor Vehicle Accident Cases


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

Under the Motor Vehicles Act of 1988, an individual injured in a car accident or the legal representatives of an individual killed in a car accident may claim damages. It is a law made to prevent motor vehicle accidents and compensate victims and punish guilty parties in the event of an accident.The...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

Fight Against Fake Dowry Cases in India


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

When a girl is getting married, she has so many dreams for the new phase of life. But so is the case with the boy’s side. The husband dreams of having a life partner who lives happily with his parents and siblings. The parents-in-law dream of having a daughter-in-law who takes care of their son an...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

How to Make Complaint to Enforcement Directorate? - Find Out


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

ED or the Enforcement Directorate is recently in the limelight since its clutches are expanding towards big political leaders in India. But do you know what is ED Department?, how Enforcement Directorate works?, and most importantly how to make complaint to Enforcement Directorate?. The Directorate ...

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Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Importance of Court Summons and Notices


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

The steps to be followed whenever you receive a summon from the Indian courts-1. Look through the summon attentively and understand if you need an answer or other action. In many cases, it is suggested that an answer be sent to the other party. An advocate can help you reach that decision.2. Consult...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

CSR: Corporate Social Responsibility in India


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

Major business entities like Tata group, infosys, Aditya Birla Group, etc. have been known for their charity serving the society way before CSR was in talks during policy making. The Corporate Social Responsibility in India got legal backing through the Companies Act, 2013. The current status of CSR...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

Difference between Criminal Law and Civil Law in India


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

What are 3 differences between civil and criminal cases? Not only three but several parameters have been used to explain the differences between criminal law and civil law. Ordinary people usually have no clue until they themselves become a party to cases of civil or criminal nature. Even people wit...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

Judicial Separation and Divorce under Hindu Law


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

In India, specifically among Hindus, marriage is not just a contractual relationship but a sacrament. It is considered a pious relationship and thus, ending a marriage was not a concept among Hindus until the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 was introduced. Even today, courts do not grant divorce that easil...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

75 Years of Independence and Evolution of Law: Part 3 (1998 to 2022)


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

In the past 25 years, India has been speeding towards technological developments like the rest of the world. How could law in India lag behind in this context? From 1998 till present day, India has numerous examples of developments in the Indian legal system after independence. The Information Techn...

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Kishan Dutt Kalaskar Retired Judge
Written By :
Bangalore, Karnataka

Inadequacy infrastructure in Indian courts


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

·        According to the Chief Justice of India, developing a strong judicial infrastructure for Indian courts has always been a secondary concern. Because of this mentality, courts in India continue to function in outdated buildings, making it impossible fo...

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Ridhi Khurana
Written By :
Gurgaon, Haryana

75 years of Independence and Evolution of Law: Part 2 (1973 to 1997)


Written By : Ridhi Khurana (Advocate, Gurgaon)

 The last quarter of the 20th century proved critical for the Indian legal system after independence. Proclamation of national emergency in 1975 gave people of India a new adventure to deal with which was totally beyond expectation. The tug of war among political leaders and damage control by t...

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