By Palak Verma & Aditya Tomar Editor’s Note: This paper discusses the concepts of industrial disputes and individual disputes under the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947.
By Tarunya Shankar Editor’s note: India recently decriminalized prostitution, making the profession legal but retaining brothel ownership as illegal. This afforded protection to women from
Sagnik Saha Editor’s note: Child labour, the act of minors working in potentially dangerous activities, has more downfalls than what meets the eye. Not only
By Shivani Gupta, HNLU Raipur Editor’s Note: MNREGA 2005 was a major piece of legislation which reaffirmed India’s position as being a welfare state. The
Yashaswini Prasad, Jindal Global Law School Editor’s note: Gender equality and protection of women’s interests in labour law has become crucial in recent times. This
Social and economic justice is the ultimate ideal for any industrial adjudication and the basis for this ideal lies in the guiding principles of social welfare, common good and the directive principles of state policy enshrined in the Constitution. The rationale behind legislation of Sec. 33 and Sec. 33A is to provide protection of an employee and a tribunal has jurisdiction to do complete justice between the parties with regard to the matter in dispute and also give such relief as the nature of the case may require. It seeks to protect the workmen concerned in the disputes which form the subject matter of the pending conciliation proceedings or proceedings by way of reference under Sec. 10 of the Act and to bring about the resolution of such disputes in a peaceful manner.
By Debkanya Naskar, NUJS Editor’s Note: The author, in this project, seeks to answer the following question. Does Bangalore Water-Supply & Sewerage Board, Etc. v. R. Rajappa
By Soumik Chakraborty Editor’s Note: The Industrial Disputes Act and other peripheral labor law legislations are socialistic, beneficial legislation, and must be interpreted in the
By Prachi Agrawal, CNLU Editor’s Note: Gratuity is a voluntary Payment made by the employer to the employee in recognition of continuous, meritorious services and sincere
By Swati Duggal, Punjab University Editor’s note: In India the Government has the power to acquire land for a public purpose. The legislation that was