Author: sinjini

Sinjini is a 3rd year student at National Law University, Jodhpur. Her areas of interest include Corporate Laws, Competition Law, and ADR. She is a Bridge Mediation certified negotiator and cross-culture mediator, and is on the Editorial Board of the Journal on Governance. An avid reader and artist, she loves to play the violin, write poetry, learn languages and travel to new places in her spare time.

Witness Protection: Problems Faced and Need for a Protection Programme in India

By Naveena Varghese, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi “Editor’s Note: In any criminal case, the witness plays a pivotal role in determining the final outcome. Due to this, the parties often threaten the witnesses, turning them hostile and interfering with the fair administration of justice. Hence, it becomes […]

The Extent of Liability of Partners and Limited Liability Partnership in a Limited Liability Partnership in India

By Yudhvir Dalal, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi “Editor’s Note: A limited liability partnership, or LLP, is a partnership where one partner is not liable for the negligent acts of another partner or an employee, who do not act under his supervision. However, it is pertinent to note […]

Presumptions and Estoppel under the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

By Naveena Varghese, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi “Editor’s Note: The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 provide for various kinds of presumptions and estoppels. This article discusses these presumptions and estoppels in detail.” DEFINITIONS FOR PRESUMPTION A presumption is a rule of law that is used by courts or […]

Pledge

By Raghavendra Pratap Singh, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi “Editor’s Note: Pledge is a way in which goods are delivered to be a security for a loan or the fulfilment of an obligation. It is governed by the Indian Contract Act, 1872. This article deals with the various […]