16th Online Diploma Course in Entrepreneurship Administration and Business Laws by NUJS, Kolkata – Register by Aug 10

About NUJS has announced that enrollments for the 16th batch of the Diploma course in Entrepreneurship Administration and Business Laws are now open. Background. The course was launched in July 2012, with the attempt of filling the expanding divide between theory and practice in legal education in India. It was started with the mission of creating extraordinary lawyers… Read More »

Role of Public Sector Units in Development of a Country

Introduction In the twenty-first century, development is a lust that almost every nation has. Because at the international level, development is that reason that is used to decipher where a country stands. And at the same time, no discussion on development is ever complete without public sector units. Especially for a country like India, which has a weak… Read More »

Specific Performance – An outlook at Indian Laws

“Specific performance will be granted where damages are an inadequate remedy or no standard for ascertaining the actual damage.” Introduction The laws relating to Specific Performance of Contract are contained in section 9 to 25 of the Specific Relief Act, 1963 and Section 58 of the Sales of Goods Act, 1930. It is called “specific” because under this… Read More »

CHALLENGES OF LEGAL EDUCATION IN THE 21st CENTURY

[Legal Education is a technique, arena and platform for rational, orderly and non-violent settlement of disputes and handling of conflicts.] INTRODUCTION  Education – is the manifestation of perfection already in man - Swami Vivekananda. Law governs the world and its people and is the ultimate instrument of change. It has the potential to reform society and guarantees justice… Read More »

Results: Legal Bites Monthly Task June, 2017

Here is the Result of Monthly Task for June “You wanna know what scares people? Success. When you don’t make moves and when you don’t climb up the ladder, everybody loves you because you’re not competition.” Hello Amicus, we wish you are having a fine time. The results of the Monthly Task of June is here. We are… Read More »

Dower or Mahr under Muslim Law

Dower or Mahr under Muslim Law | Overview Introduction and Meaning Mahr amount Types of Dower Specified dower (mahrul-musamma) Unspecified dower (mahrul misal) Prompt (muajjal) and deferred (muvajjal) Mahr Increase or decrease of dower Remedies of a Muslim woman to recover dower Refusal of Conjugal Rights Enforcement of Dower as debt Widows Right of Retention Introduction and Meaning… Read More »