Day: April 4, 2015

Economic Scams in India

Anonymous Editor’s note: India has been home to several scams post 1992, resulting to losses amounting to lakhs of crores of rupees to the economy. These include, in reverse chronological order, the 2G scam, Satyam Scandal, UTI Scam, Fodder scam, and the Harshat Mehta scam. Scams may be defined as […]

Position of Promoter in India: Critical analysis

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Editor’s Note: For the purpose of formation of a company there must be a process and that involves several stages. the first stage in the process is the promotion. At this stage the idea of carrying on a business is conceived by a person called promoters. […]

Executive Power of the Union and the State

By Sahil Arora, JGLS Editor’s Note: There exist three pillars of democracy, namely the legislature, the executive and the judiciary. These bodies have well defined functions under the Indian Constitution and cannot overlap into each other’s areas.  These three pillars are further divided into Union and States and function according to […]

The Concept and Historical Background of the Evidence Law

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU INTRODUCTION The term “law” is used in different senses. In the plain sense, it means any rule, regulation or canon, a dogma or a norm to which the human actions are required to conform. The entire corpus juris (body of laws) is broadly classified into […]

The Use Of Case Diary In Investigation

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Introduction Under the provision of   Section   172   Cr.P.C., every   Police Officer conducting the investigation shall maintain a record of investigation done on each day in a Case Diary in the prescribed Form. Case Diaries are important to record the investigation carried out by an  Investigating Officer.   Any Court may send for […]

Indemnity And Agency

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Introduction Indemnity can be treated as a sub-species of compensation and a Contract of Indemnity is a species of contracts. The obligation to indemnify is a voluntary obligation taken by the Indemnifier. The mere possibility of loss occurring will not make the indemnifier liable. The […]

Pure Competition And Perfect Competition

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU INTRODUCTION Pure competition is a market situation where there is a large number of independent sellers offering identical products. It means it is a term for an industry where competition is stagnant and relatively non-competitive. Companies within the pure competition category have little control of […]

No Fault Theory Of Divorce

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Introduction Under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 both the husband and the wife have been given a right to get their marriage dissolved by a decree of divorce on more than one grounds specifically enumerated in Section 13. Some of the grounds initially inserted were substituted and some more grounds came […]