Webinar on Right to Equality: A Paradigm Shift

About the Webinar on Right to Equality: A Paradigm Shift Noida International University (NIU), School of Law and Legal Affairs (SLLA) is organising a webinar on “THE RIGHT TO EQUALITY- A PARADIGM SHIFT” on 7th June 2020 at 11:00 A.M. (IST) Article 14 embodies the idea of equality expressed in the preamble. It lays down the general principles of equality before… Read More »

Gambling in India – The Legal Status

In many countries around the world, gambling has become a major part of the economy. Although there are some critics that this industry is facing (like the people being prone to gambling addictions), there’s no doubt that the work of these facilities has certain pros. The gambling industry employs millions of people around the world, and pays much… Read More »

Attested credentials on my internship at Legal Bites: Shreya

Shreya Sahoo, a 3rd-year law student from the National Law University, Odisha provides us with an account of her journey as an intern at Legal Bites. Her testimonial on the experience elucidates the various aspects of opportunities and the environment that fosters the same, at Legal Bites. Process of Application for an internship at Legal Bites I am… Read More »

Case Analysis: Donoghue v Stevenson 1932

Case Analysis: Donoghue v Stevenson 1932 | Overview Introduction Basic Details Facts Issues Holding Party’s Arguments Analysis Introduction The case of Donoghue v Stevenson has a vital role in the determination of when a duty of care exists in negligence. The existence of a duty of care, which is owed to, by the defendant to the complainant is the… Read More »

Doctrine Of Sovereign Immunity: The Development In India

Doctrine Of Sovereign Immunity: The Development In India | Overview Introduction: Doctrine Of Sovereign Immunity Doctrine Of Sovereign Immunity in England Doctrine Of Sovereign Immunity in India Landmark Cases State of Rajasthan v. Vidyawati (1962) Kasturi Lal Ralia Ram v. State of U.P (1965) Conclusion The doctrine of Sovereign Immunity holds that the state or the sovereign can… Read More »

Webinar on Judicial Independence vis-a-vis Judicial Activism

Webinar on Judicial Independence vis-a-vis Judicial Activism is being organised by Amity Law School Gurugram. The speaker for the webinar is Mr. Vikas Singh, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, Former Additional Solicitor General of India and Former President, Supreme Court Bar Association. About Webinar on Judicial Independence vis-a-vis Judicial Activism The emergence of judicial review gave birth… Read More »

Directive Principles of State Policy: An Overview

Directive Principles of State Policy | Overview Introduction Directive Principles of State Policy | Articles 36 – 51 Distinction between DPSPs and Fundamental Rights Judicial Review and Directive Principles of State Policy Directive Principles of State Policy can be administered as an instrument by which states exercise justifiable and constitutional machinery, effectively. The vital adaptations and modifications according… Read More »

Lay-off, Retrenchment and Closure: An Overview

Lay-off, Retrenchment and Closure | Overview Introduction Lay-off Conditions to be fulfilled by the laid-off workman for claiming a compensation Retrenchment Essential conditions to be fulfilled prior to retrenchment Procedure of Retrenchment Important Judgments Closure Conclusion Introduction Lay-Off, Retrenchment and Closure are three case scenarios contemplated in the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, which essentially results in employees losing… Read More »

Result: 2nd National Case Comment Writing Competition 2020

Amity Law School Gurugram is pleased to announce the result of the 2nd National Case Comment Writing Competition 2020 organised in collaboration with SCC ONLINE, Indian Lawyers Association, and Legal Bites. We sincerely thank all the participants for their stupendous efforts in submitting the case comments. Result: 2nd National Case Comment Writing Competition 2020 Rank 1 Name of… Read More »

Mechanisms For Settlement Of Industrial Disputes

Mechanisms For Settlement Of Industrial Disputes | Overview Mechanisms For Settlement Of Industrial Disputes Bipartite Settlement Tripartite Settlement Voluntary Arbitration (Section 10A) Investigating Industrial Disputes Adjudication of Industrial Disputes The article deals with the various mechanisms for settlement of Industrial Disputes, thus providing an alternative for the adjudication of justice. The process and remedy involved work clearly in… Read More »