Ingredients of Tort

According to Salmond and Hueston, a tort is a civil wrong for which the remedy is a common action for unliquidated damages, and which is not exclusively the breach of a contract or the breach of a trust or other mere equitable obligation. Under the Hindu law and the Muslim law tort had a much … Read moreIngredients of Tort

Constitutional Validity of Suicide

Suicide’ is defined as an act or an instance of taking one’s own life voluntarily and intentionally especially by a person of years of discretion and of a sound mind. The Black’s Law Dictionary defines suicide as “The act of taking one’s own life. Also termed self-killing; self-destruction; self-slaughter; self-murder; felony-de-se; death by one’s own hand. … Read moreConstitutional Validity of Suicide

Importance of Latin words and expression

Why Latin terms and expressions are important? Before I tell you the importance of Latin I would like to acknowledge you that Latin is a regarded as a ‘dead’ language because it is not used as a main language in any nation and we do not use it in day-to-day communications. But however, Latin remains very … Read moreImportance of Latin words and expression


Introduction: The Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 “Act” was enacted in order to prevent undesirable transactions in securities and to regulate the working of stock exchanges in the country. The provision of the Act came into force with effect from 20th February, 1957 vide Notification No. SRO 528 dated 16th February, 1957. Click here to … Read moreTHE SECURITIES CONTRACTS (REGULATION) ACT, 1956

Anti-dowry law likely to be amended soon

An amendment bill making offences under the Indian Penal Code’s Section 498A compoundable with court permission will be introduced in the next Parliament session. The section deals with offences of dowry demand and cruelty by husband and in-laws. TOI had reported on March 22 that the NDA government is working on the proposal to make … Read moreAnti-dowry law likely to be amended soon

FSSAI Offences and Penalty

FSSAI Offences and Penalty  The Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 was established to consolidate the laws relating to food and to establish the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) for laying down science-based standards for articles of food and to regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import, to ensure availability of … Read moreFSSAI Offences and Penalty

Articles of Association

The Articles of Association is a document that contains the purpose of the company as well as the duties and responsibilities of its members defined and recorded clearly. It is an important document which needs to be filed with the Registrar of Companies. So let me first tell you what is Articles of Association (AOA)? … Read moreArticles of Association

Memorandum of Association

The memorandum of association of company, often simply called the memorandum, is the document that governs the relationship between the company and the outside. It is one of the documents required to incorporate a company in India. So let me first tell you what is Memorandum of Association (MOA)? Memorandum of Association is one of … Read moreMemorandum of Association

Public Limited Company

A public limited company is a voluntary association of members which is incorporated and, therefore has a separate legal existence and the liability of whose members is limited. Its main features are :- (a). The company has a separate legal existence apart from its members who compose it. (b). Its formation, working and its winding … Read morePublic Limited Company