QRG on Code of Civil Procedure, First Edition, LexisNexis

Code of Civil Procedure, Aakarsh Kamra, Lexis Nexis Aakarsh Kamra Code of Civil Procedure, popularly known as Civil Procedure Code is one of the most important subjects to be taught in law schools. As a lawyer it is imperative that one must be well acquainted with the rules of procedure. The Hon’ble Supreme Court in a catena of judgments has observed that procedural law no doubt has been enacted...

Section 496, Fraudulent or unlawful marriage under IPC

Section 496 of the Indian Penal Code deals with the offence of marriage ceremony fraudulently gone through without lawful marriage. By virtue of this section, fraudulent or mock marriages are punishable offence. Section 496 of Indian Penal Code, 1860 is categorised under the offences relating to marriage. Section 496 of IPC applies to those cases, in which a mock marriage ceremony is gone through,...

Arbitration Conciliation and Mediation, First Edition, LexisNexis

Arbitration Conciliation and Mediation, First Edition, LexisNexis, Vishnu S Warrier Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) refers to any means of settling disputes outside of the courtroom. Arbitration is a method of resolving disputes through an arbitrator, appointed by the parties in a dispute. ADR is a collective term by which the parties to any dispute can settle any issues arising between them,...

Ingredients of culpable homicide under Section 299

Homicide is nothing but killing of a human being. It can be either lawful or unlawful. Lawful homicide is covered under the general exceptions as mentioned under Sections 76 – 106 of Indian Penal Code. Unlawful homicide is categorised under the offences against human life and the same is classified as; Culpable homicide not amounting to Murder (Section 299); Murder (Section 300); and Homicide by...