Private property is a necessary institution, at least in a fallen world; men work more and dispute less when goods are private than when they are in common. R. H. Tawney Family disputes can result in a forced partition. Partition of property takes region while there may be joint possession of or greater individuals... Continue Reading →
Forest Land in India
Introduction Forests are an invaluable natural resource. They provide us raw materials such as wood, timber, minerals, fodder, fuel, etc. They prevent soil erosion, provide shelter to tribal people, maintain the balance of the ecosystem and function as the guardians of the diverse wildlife that our country houses. Apart from this, many forests in India... Continue Reading →
RIGHTS OF A HUSBAND IN WIFE’S PROPERTY
Generally when we talk about the property of a women, we don’t have much clarity but we all know about the property of a man (husband) and how it will be distributed if he dies. In this article, we will get to know that who has the right over a women’s property if she dies... Continue Reading →
Security Deposit while renting the property
"Service is the Rent we pay for the Privilege of Living on this Earth.” Introduction A security deposit is an amount that a tenant pays to the landlord at the start of the tenancy. The sum that a tenant gives the landlord as a security deposit is paid at the beginning of the tenancy. It is... Continue Reading →
Attachment of Property under Benami Act
Introduction In recent times, the government has taken major steps to end the rampant problem of unaccounted money or Black money. One of the major areas for generation of black money in India is the Real estate sector. In view of this, Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Act, 1988  having 8 sections, was introduced. The act... Continue Reading →
National Human Rights Commission:Composition, Powers and Functions
Abstract : 1. Composition of National Human Rights Commission. 2. Functions of Human Rights Commission. 3. Powers of Human Rights Commission. Article: • Section 3 in The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 deals with the constitution of the NHRC Constitution of a National Human Rights Commission.— (1) The Central Government shall constitute a body... Continue Reading →
Composition, Powers and Functions of National Commission for Women.
Abstract: 1. Composition of National commission for women. 2. Term of office and conditions of service of chairperson and members. 3. Powers of NCW. 4. Functions of NCW Article: • Composition of the National Commission for Women: Section 3 in The National Commission for Women Act, 1990 3. Constitution of the National Commission for Women.-... Continue Reading →
Composition, Powers and Functions of National Commission for Men
Abstract : 1. Introduction 2. When Laws Say Men’s Rights are NOT Human Rights 3. Domestic violence laws 4. Child custody laws and visitation laws work against men 5. Gender biased rape laws in India 6. What needs to be done to change the situation 7. Men’s Rights are also Human Rights 8. Men in... Continue Reading →
Composition, Powers and Functions of SC/ST Commission.
Abstract: 1. Introduction 2. Article 338 in the Constitution of India 1949. 3. Composition of National Commission for Scheduled Castes. 4. Powers of SC Commission 5. Functions of SC Commission. 6. Composition of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes. 7. Powers of ST Commission. 8. Functions of ST Commission. Article: • Introduction: 1. Article 338 of... Continue Reading →
Role of Civil Societies and Media.
Abstract: • What is media? • Role of Media in society. • Meaning, importance and Role of Civil society. • Concept of civil society. • Conclusion. Article: What is media ? Power of speech is a bliss to man. It is a pleasure to listen to people and to express the feelings of one and... Continue Reading →
Group Rights Prisoners.
Abstract: 1. Prison 2. Prisoner 3. UN Charter 4. India Law 5. The Prisons Act, 1894 6. The Prisons Act, 1990 7. Conclusion Article: Prison: 1. A Place of confinement for the safe custody of persons; a goal. [Whart.]. 2. Includes any place which has been declared by a State Government, by general or special order, to... Continue Reading →
Group Rights Women and Children
Abstract : 1. Chid Rights 2. Some of the most important rights to children 3. Women's rights 4. Women-specific legislation 5. Women-related legislation 6. Some of the most important rights to women 7. Conclusion. Article: Child Rights : Includes the children's rights adopted in the United Nations convention on the Rights of the Child on... Continue Reading →
Group Rights Indigenous People .
Abstract: 1. Indigenous people 2. Indigenous rights 3. Protection under law for Indigenous Group 4. Rights of Indigenous People in India Article: Indigenous people: Indigenous peoples, also referred to as First peoples, First nations, Aboriginal peoples, Native peoples, Indigenous natives, or Autochthonous peoples (these terms are often capitalized when referring to specific indigenous peoples as ethnic groups, nations, and the members of these... Continue Reading →
Human Rights Act ,1993.
Review of literature: • Human Rights • What is Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993? • Introduction of Human Rights • Objectives of Human Rights • Kinds of Human Rights • National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) • State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) Article: Human Rights: 1. Means the rights relating to life, liberty, equality and... Continue Reading →
ROLE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY
MEANING OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY Intellectual property rights are an exclusive right given to the creator over the use of his/her creation. Intellectual property rights are associated with intangible assets owned by a person or company and protected against use without consent. Intellectual property can consist of Patents, Industrial design, Logos, Trademarks, Business or trade names,... Continue Reading →
DIVORCE FOR ADULTERY
Families and marriage are frequently seen as the cornerstones of civilization. As long as there have been marriages, adultery has been among humans. It brings tremendous emotions to the forefront and has repercussions for everyone involved. It naturally creates friction between the parties involved, as well as between their sexual impulses and allegiance. Adultery is... Continue Reading →
Introduction: If a party makes an explicit statement of fact that is not true yet believes it to be true is called misrepresentation. It should not be with the intention to deceive another party. The consent caused by the misrepresentation is not free consent and it is voidable at the option of the party whose... Continue Reading →
MAXIMUM RETAIL PRICE AND IT’S LAWS IN INDIA
MEANING OF MAXIMUM RETAIL PRICE Maximum Retail Price (MRP) is the highest possible price fixed by the manufacturer that can be charged for a product from a customer. Retailers may choose to sell products at the MRP or for less than the MRP. Under the Consumer Goods (mandatory printing of cost of production and maximum... Continue Reading →
UNITARY AND FEDERAL FORM OF GOVERNMENT
INTRODUCTION Absolute monarchies were the first states to form in Europe during the early modern era. The king held most of the authority in these hierarchical or organic governments. However, as their economies changed, culminating in the industrial revolution, so did political beliefs about how people should be governed. In the second part of the... Continue Reading →
“If all mankind were to disappear, the world would regenerate back to the rich state of equilibrium that existed ten thousand years ago. If insects were to vanish, the environment would collapse into chaos.”~ E. O. Wilson INTRODUCTION In the contemporary scenario when the havoc of environmental degradation is at new heights, the need for effective... Continue Reading →