Tag Archives: pradesh

Parliamentary Standing Committee reports can be relied on during court proceedings: SC

In an important ruling, the Supreme Court of India ruled that the reports of the Parliamentary Standing Committee can be relied on during the court proceedings but added that these reports cannot be challenged in the courts because of parliamentary … Continue reading

Posted in Administrative Law, Constitution Law, Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Drugs Law, Evidence Law, General Law, International Law, patent law, TRIPS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Courts have supervisory & controlling power over advocates: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently held that the courts have the supervisory and controlling power over the rights of an advocate to appear for cases in the court and such power does not violate the right of the advocate … Continue reading

Posted in Administrative Law, Constitution Law, General Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

No bungalows to Uttar Pradesh’s Ex-CMs: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently ruled that the State of Uttar Pradesh cannot allot government bungalows for life to its ex-Chief Ministers and hence declared Ex-Chief Ministers Residence Allotment Rules, 1997 issued by executive orders as invalid and illegal. … Continue reading

Posted in Administrative Law, Constitution Law, General Law, Notifications/Publications/Circulars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Foreign law can be governing law between domestic parties: MHC

The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently allowed choosing of foreign law as the governing law in an arbitration between two Indian entities. The Court said where parties by mutual agreement agreed to resolve their dispute by arbitration and chose a … Continue reading

Posted in Arbitration Conciliation Law, Contract Law, General Law, International Law, mediation, WTO/GATT | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Special court can try other offences under special enactment: SC

The Supreme Court of India recently held that a special court alone would have the jurisdiction to try all the offences under a special enactment to avoid multiplicity of proceedings even if a number of persons are accused of offences under … Continue reading

Posted in Company Law, Criminal Law, Evidence Law, General Law, Notifications/Publications/Circulars | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UP Lokayukta and Up-Lokayuktas (Amendment) Act, 2012 constitutional: SC

A Large Bench of the Supreme Court of India upheld the constitutional validity of the Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta and Up-Lokayuktas (Amendment) Act, 2012 (“Act”) against allegations of non-compliance with the constitutional procedure for passing a Bill. The Government of the … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Law, Constitution Law, Election Law, General Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rebate of Tax by UP State to manufacturers in the State violates the Constitution: SC

The Supreme Court of India ruled that ‘rebate of tax’ granted by State of Uttar Pradesh to manufacturers in the State discriminates against the goods imported from neighbouring States, and thus is violative of Articles 301 and 304(a) of the … Continue reading

Posted in Constitution Law, Excise Law, Income Tax Law, Sales Tax | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment