Payment of Wages Act

OBJECT AND SCOPE The main object of the Act is to eliminate all malpractices by laying down the time and mode of payment of wages as well as securing that the workers are paid their wages at regular intervals, without any unauthorized deductions. In order to enlarge its scope and provide for more effective enforcement the Act empowering… Read More »

Workmen Compensation Act

WORKMEN’S COMPENSATION ACT Introduction: The Workmen’s Compensation Act (Act VIII of 1923) came into force from 1st July, 1924. It applies to the whole of India, including the State of Jammu and Kashmir. The Act provides for the payment of compensation by certain classes of employers to their workmen, for injury by accidents. The Workmen’s Compensation Act does… Read More »

Introduction and Nature of Indian Contract Act, 1872

This article deals with the Introduction and Nature of Contract by providing an insight into the advent of the Indian Contract Act. The Contract Act, 1872 provides the legal framework for the formulation of trade, business and commercial relations and transactions in which contract is involved. The provisions of the Act and principles enshrined therein and the application… Read More »

Performance of Contract

Performance of Contracts A contract being an agreement enforceable by law, creates a legal obligation, which subsists until discharge. Performance of the promise or promises remaining to be performed is the principal and most usual mode of discharge. This unit explains; who must perform his obligation, what should be the mode of performance, and what shall be the… Read More »

Breach of Contract

Breach means failure of a party to perform his or her obligation under a contract. Breach of contract may arise in two ways: (1) Anticipatory breach of contract (2) Actual breach of contract Anticipatory breach of contract It is an important concept under the law of contractual relationship. When the promisor refuses altogether to perform his promise and… Read More »

Contingent Contract

What is a Contingent Contract? A contract may be absolute or a contingent. An Absolute contract is one where the promisor undertakes to perform the contract in any event without any condition. Whereas, Section 31 of the Act defines contingent contract as “a contract to do or not to do something, if some event collateral to such contract,… Read More »

Legal Word, Phrases & Maxims

A Fortiori By so much the stronger reason, i.e., all the more A Posteriori Argument from the consequence to the antecedent A Priori Deductive; from earlier i. e., original or antecedent; argument from antecedent to the consequent; not empirical A Prendre See Profit Ab Antiquo From Ancient times Ab Extra From without Ab Initio From the beginning Ab… Read More »

Criminal Revision

  IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT HYDERABAD CRIMINAL REVISIONAL JURISDICTION In the matter of an application U/Sec. 439, Cr. P.C. Rajasekhara Rao, residing at Nacharam, Hyderabad                         …….. Petitioner/ Accused Vs.  The State of A.P.                                          … Read More »

Model FIR

(First Information Report)   Chittoor District, Tiruchanoor Police, 2014, FIR No. 102, Date: 15-04-2014 (i) Act ………………………….. Sections : …………………………… (ii) Act ………………………….. Sections : …………………………… (iii) Other Acts & Sections: …………………………………………… (a) Occurrence of Office: March, 31st, Monday, Night between 10.30 to 11.00 pm (b) Information received from B. Ajay Kumar and K. Naresh Babu at the… Read More »

Criminal Miscellaneous Petition

IN THE COURT OF SECOND ADDL. JUDICIAL MAGISTRATE OF TIRUPATI CR.L.M.P.NO. OF 2012 M.C.No. 45 OF 2011 Dhanarekha                                                                                … Read More »