Day: February 6, 2015

The Maintanence and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007

By Sunit Kumar Mondal, GNLU Editor’s Note: This paper presents an analysis to the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007. The legislation for the welfare of the Parents and Senior Citizens came into place with the development of the provisions of Article 41 with Entry 23 of the Concurrent List […]

Inherent Powers of the Court under the CPC

By Rishi Jain, Vasu Jain & Shaurya Singh Rathore, GNLU Editor’s Note:  Law has always been an essential element of society. It was there even when men were uncivilized and it is even today when we have entered into much-sophisticated world. The presence of law is made much known to us […]

Suits brought by or against Government or Public Officers

By Shrikanth Bhaskar, Vinay Narayan & Vinayak Ojha, GNLU Editor’s Note: Section 80 of the CPC provides for sending a notice to the government or a public officer if one wants to institute a suit against the government or against a public officer in respect of any act purporting to be […]

Passive Personality Principle: An Overview

By Sanjana Sahu, School of Law- KIIT University  Editor’s Note:  This paper discusses the passive personality principle in general. Firstly, there is a determination of jurisdictional competence of a State under which this theory is established which is the criminal, extra- territorial jurisdiction of the State. This paper first defines this principle, […]