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Person in lawful possession & control of rental car has reasonable expectation of privacy: USSC

The United State Supreme Court recently ruled that, as a general rule, a person in lawful possession and control of a rental car has a reasonable expectation of privacy in it even if the rental agreement does not list such … Continue reading

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Builders may limit their liability for breach of contract: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently clarified that builders can limit their liability for breach of contract if they can portray that they have performed their obligation in a prudent manner even though it is well established that contractual damages … Continue reading

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Promoter/Buyer can terminate real estate agreement; Agreement for Sales Rules notified: Govt.

Union Government has notified the Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Agreement for Sale Rules, 2016 applicable to the Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Lakshadweep and Chandigarh. Agreement for Sale Rules notified by … Continue reading

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No time limit for usufructuary mortgagor to see redemption: SC

The Supreme Court of India clarified that the right of the usufructuary mortgagor to recover possession of the property commences when mortgage money is paid out of rents and profits or partly out of rents and profits and partly by … Continue reading

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Transfer of possession not essential under a gift: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India clarified that the ‘transfer of possession’ of immovable property under a gift is not an essential prerequisite under Transfer of Property Act (“Act”) and does not affect the validity of a … Continue reading

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Deemed vesting of surplus land under Urban Land Ceiling Act would not amount to taking de facto possession of land by govt: SC

In an important ruling that will clear many cases pending under Urban Land Ceiling Act (“Act”), the Supreme Court of India has clarified that the deemed vesting of surplus land under Section 10(3) of the Act would not amount to … Continue reading

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