Is it illegal to stay with boyfriend/girlfriend in a lodge/hotel in India?


There are countless incidents where innocent couples are arrested from hotel rooms. The Police arrest them without any valid reason. In many cases, such couples are even blamed for engaging in prostitution. No doubt, there are cases where the teenage girls are forcefully dragged to prostitution, but police has to differentiate before blaming the charge. Further, it … Read moreIs it illegal to stay with boyfriend/girlfriend in a lodge/hotel in India?

The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 -Analysis

The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016 received the assent of Lok Sabha on March 9, 2017 with approval already granted by the Rajya Sabha during the Winter Session, the bill is now officially an Act after receiving assent of the President. The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 aims at making the life of working mothers … Read moreThe Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 -Analysis

Can a non-lawyer person draft a contract?

To understand whether a non-lawyer person can draft a contract or not, we have to understand what is contract? Section 2(h) of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 defines a contract as “An agreement enforceable by law”. The word “agreement” has been defined in Section 2(e) of the Act as ‘every promise and every set of … Read moreCan a non-lawyer person draft a contract?

Seven Lamps of Advocacy


Advocacy is an honorable profession. Advocates are part and parcel of the judiciary system. Their endeavors solve the conflicts in the society. Advocates defend the rights and liabilities. They hold important and unique place in the society. Advocacy is not a craft but a calling; a profession wherein devotion to duty constitutes the hallmark. Legal … Read moreSeven Lamps of Advocacy

Summary of Union Budget 2017-18, everything you want to know!

Finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2017-18 in the Lok Sabha today. The Union Budget 2017 was broadly focused on 10 broad themes — farmers, rural population, youth, poor and health care for the underprivileged; infrastructure; financial sector for stronger institutions; speedy accountability; public services; prudent fiscal management; tax administration for the honest. … Read moreSummary of Union Budget 2017-18, everything you want to know!

What is Legal Ethics?

Ethics is a system of moral principles which govern a person’s behaviour or the conducting of an activity. Professional Ethics in Lawyer’s perspective Professional ethics means the code of rules which regulates the behaviour and conduct a practicing lawyer towards his client, opposite party, court and himself. The moral principles which are applied to normal … Read moreWhat is Legal Ethics?

Everything about NJAC

There had been a lot of hue and cry over the constitution of National Judicial Appointment Commission (hereinafter referred to as NJAC). Opponents argued that it will curtail the independence of the judiciary and the executive i.e. the government will decide the legal and judicial system in India. It was considered as a threat to independent … Read moreEverything about NJAC

What if a cheque bounces? Best guide to the Legal Recourse Available to You

Bounced cheques are one of the most common offences plaguing the financial world. According to the Supreme Court, there are over 40 lakh such pending cases in the country. A cheque can be dishonoured for various reasons, the most common being insufficient funds in the account of the person drawing the cheque, and a mismatch … Read moreWhat if a cheque bounces? Best guide to the Legal Recourse Available to You

Difference between tort and crime

Tort is Civil Wrong, in other word a tort, in common law jurisdictions, is a civil wrong that unfairly causes someone else to suffer loss or harm resulting in legal liability for the person who commits the tortious act, called a tortfeasor. Tort is a civil wrong but all civil wrongs do not come within … Read moreDifference between tort and crime

Main features of the Indian Constitution

The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. It is a living document, an instrument which makes the government system work. It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the structure, procedures, powers and duties of government institutions and sets out fundamental rights, directive principles and the duties of citizens. It … Read moreMain features of the Indian Constitution