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Legal Separation Vs. Divorce: some significant points to understand

Submitted by asandil on Sat, 05/17/2014 - 19:14

Most individuals befuddle between a divorced couple and a separated one. Well, they may be two comparable things, however in terms of the more diminutive points of interest, they are marginally distinctive. Here are the main points by which we can describe and differentiate a legal divorced vs. separation.

Here are a few top considerations about how Civil Lawyers stand by you

Submitted by asandil on Sat, 05/17/2014 - 19:12

Civil laws are primarily based on the law system that usually provides a set of written and accessible collection of the laws which are applied to all citizens even to all legal professionals including lawyers. A civil case focuses on getting a particular amount of compensation that justifies the discomfort that one has gone through by an organization or a person. On the other hand, a criminal law focuses on getting the guilty punished for the crime that he or she has committed.

President inks Whistleblowers Protection Act

Submitted by asandil on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:29

Individuals who uncover debasement prevailing in the government sectors or irregularities by open functionaries can now be free from any /threat/danger or exploitation. The Whistleblowers Protection Act, 2011, which gives an instrument to securing the personality of informants — a term given to individuals who uncover debasement — got the consent of President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday. The official Gazettle notice of the Act was issued on Monday.

Significant factors and legalities associated with the rental agreements in India

Submitted by asandil on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:28

While a typical practice in the greater part of the western world, rental agreements are still not broadly utilized in India. In some Indian metros, individuals have begun to comprehend the significance of rental deeds but still on a large scale, verbal agreements remain the standard method. There was a time when in Indian societal contexts,  a man's statement was everything and a verbal understanding generally used to go in line with an individual's social and goodwill as his authenticity.

What to do when police refuse to register an FIR?

Submitted by asandil on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:26

An FIR is the primary document that initiates criminal proceedings to punish those who are guilty. In case of theft committed or any is made damage to property, an FIR is necessary to claim insurance or protect yourself from any liability. It can be lodged by an exploited person, a witness to the incident, or any other individual with knowledge of the occurrence.

Legal Aspects Of The Irretrievable Breakdown Of Marriage

Submitted by asandil on Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:24

Marital relations are the matters of highly delicate and fragile nature. They require mutual trust, respect, appreciation, affection and friendship with sufficient room for sensible changes with the mate. The marital relationship between two human beings needs to be adjusted in terms of social standards too. Marriage constitutes the exact premise of social association. Hindu law sees marriage as a ceremony that is insoluble and interminable. This sacred character of marriage has offered ascent to specific inconsistencies.

New Bill, new fears. The waiting game has begun when it comes to getting divorced

Submitted by asandil on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 19:12

The proposed Marriage Law (Amendment) Bill that has provision of 50% share in husband’s property, including heritance, has witnessed 23% drop in divorce cases as ladies administer their legal advisors to go moderate on incidents.

Women are playing the holding up diversion regarding the matter of getting divorced. In the past one and half year, divorce cases in the city of Mumbai alone fell by 23% contrasted with the comparing period a couple of years ago.

Even forcible physical relation between husband and wife is not rape: Delhi Court

Submitted by asandil on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 19:11

Physical relationships between a lawfully married husband and wife, "even if forcible, is not rape", a Delhi court stated while giving a clean acquittal to a youth who was accused of marrying a 21-year-old girl after serving her a sedative-laced drink and raping her. "It is evident that the prosecutrix (girl) had willingly and in full senses solemnised her marriage with the accused and the marriage was registered in the office of Registrar of Marriages, Ghaziabad, on March 4, 2013. The parties engaged in physical relations with each other after the marriage.

What the Hindu Succession Act states about the property rights of women?

Submitted by asandil on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 19:10

Even in the ancient history of India, it has been found notable that women were considered as secondary creatures and their rights were confined to various limitations in all the domains of life including property. The male society used to think that if they are given equal rights, they would be irresponsible to their marital duties and household affairs. This pathetic situation continued prior to 1937 in absence of a codified law. The Hindu Women Right to Property Act, 1937 was a benchmark set in the direction of giving better and improved rights to women.