DAUGHTERS BECOME EQUAL COPARCENERS: SUPREME COURT

Author: Kavya H., 4th Year, B.A. LL.B, SDM Law College, Mangalore. INTRODUCTION The Hindu Succession Act, 1956 governs the rules related to the intestate succession of the Hindus. Initially, the law relating to the succession was rooted in the Smritis and ancient texts. With the enactment of the Act, the principles of Mitakshara coparcenary were incorporated which posed a lot of ambiguities. It is often stated that the society is dynamic and so are the laws. Various statutes, judicial decisions have shaped and modified Hindu law. It is pertinent to…

The Concept of Hostile Witness and its Evidential Value

Author: Abhay Saxena, 2nd Year, BBA LL.B, New Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, Pune. Introduction: The role of the witness is of utmost importance whether it is a civil case or a criminal case. According to Bentham, witnesses are the “eyes and ears of Justice”. But sometimes in the course of a case (especially a criminal case), the witness might give testimony in the favour of the other party and due to this, the case of the prosecution might tumble down. These types of witnesses are termed to be…

THE CONTEMPT OF COURT TRUISM

Author: Riya Shetty, FYLLB, Jitendra Chauhan College of Law INTRODUCTION: “Law is not law if it violates the principles of eternal justice” -Lydia Maria Child The concept of “Democracy” lays down its pillars on the fact that its people are supreme and they are the decision-makers. While Article 19(1) (a) grants the freedom of speech and expression to all its citizens but on the other hand Articles 129 and 215 grants the “power of contempt of court” to its higher judiciary that limits the freedom granted under article 19 (1)…

Online Certificate Course on Oral Argumentation for Moots (by Memo Pundits) – Enrol NOW!

Memo Pundits is a pioneer Mooting School which offers solutions to passionate mooters for national and international moots at affordable prices. Course Overview After training over 5,000 law students spread across 200 law schools in the last 6 years, Memo Pundits has introduced an Online Certificate Course on Oral Argumentation aimed at teaching fundamentals and practicalities of oral argumentation for Moot Courts. It helps put an end to your fear of public speaking. Additionally, it teaches how to face intimidating judges, prepare compendiums and even tackle rebuttal and sur-rebuttal rounds.…

National Webinar on “Supreme Court on Upholding Women’s Rights in Property” – By Jus Corpus

ABOUT THE NATIONAL WEBINAR JUS CORPUS is organising a National Webinar on September 01, 2020 at 4.30 PM. The topic for the Webinar is “Supreme Court on Upholding Women’s Rights in Property” ABOUT THE SPEAKER The eminent Guest speaker for the webinar is Mr. Jayant Bhatt., Senior Panel Counsel, Union of India. Sir is an Independent Lawyer based out of New Delhi, India.  He holds Dual Masters of Law (LL.M.) from New York University, USA & National University of Singapore and is a member of the prestigious Supreme Court Bar Association and…

Mitigating IPR Conflict Under Sports Law

Author: Tushti Pande, 4th Year, B.Com LL.B (H), School of Law, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal Co- Author: Parul Saxena, 4th Year, BBA LLB (H), School of Law, Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal Introduction to Sports: In today’s world sports is a global phenomenon. Sports assumes immense cultural significance as a recreational pastime, competitive playing at a mature level, the elite and mainly professional level or in terms of spectating. In recent times sports has achieved so much essence that now it is a multi million-dollar industry. Both men and women perform…

1ST ARTICLE WRITING COMPETITION – BY IRALR

About the Organisation: The Indian Review of Advanced Legal Research (IRALR) is aimed to act as a platform for promoting high-quality legal research and writing on a variety of legal issues among the budding legal minds of India.  Our primary objective is to develop a sense of enthusiasm towards legal research among young law students and provide them with a platform to exhibit their skills in a way that is helpful to the legal fraternity across India. In our endeavour, we will provide a range of opportunities to law students in India…

LGBTQ RIGHTS AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS IN ALTERING SOCIETY’S MINDSET.

Author: Yash Johari, 2nd Year, BBA LL.B (H), Amity Law School, Amity University Rajasthan Introduction “It takes no compromise to give people their rights…it takes no money to respect the individual. It takes no political deal to give people freedom. It takes no survey to remove repression.”–Harvey Milk 10th of December 1948 marked adoption of  the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the UN General Assembly, which states that all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights with no exceptions and no one to leave behind.…

Essay Writing Competition – By YIMF

About the Organization- YIMF Young Ignited Minds Foundation is a student-run non-profit organization whose primary aim is to help the poor children in acquiring education and helping them become self-sufficient to support themselves and their families. The composition of our organization mostly includes students who have come from different educational background varying from the law, engineering, medical to school students producing dynamic ideas for the effective management of our organization and serving to all the all the sections of our society. About the Essay Writing Competition We at YIMF are…

Webinar on “Novelty, Patent and Patent Trolls”- By YIMF Academia

YIMF Academia invites you to a webinar on the topic “Novelty, Patent and Patent Trolls”. Our guest speaker for the session would be Priggya Arora, Founder, PA Legal. Date: 22nd August, 2020 (Sunday) Time: 2 PM onwards – E-Certificates will be provided to the participants on attending the webinar – Study Material for the webinar will be circulated. LIMITED SEATS ONLY! SEATS WILL BE ALLOTTED ON FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS Registration fee: ₹60 per participant Registration link – https://forms.gle/vhyLyZ8sy5WtV93D9