Category Archives: Landmark Judgements

Case Summary: D C Wadhwa v. State of Bihar (1987)

In the case of D C Wadhwa v. State of Bihar,[1] the power of the governor under Article 213 of the Indian Constitution to re-promulgate ordinances for an indefinite period has been questioned by the Apex Court of India. Repeated promulgation of the same ordinance has become a major challenge of the country to curb the excessive use of… Read More »

Landmark Judgments – Lists, Subject Wise Case Laws and Notes

Here’s the list of Landmark judicial decisions which changed the laws as well as everyday life. These Landmark Judgments have been presented for easy grasp and quick learning. Landmark Judgment 20 Important Judgments of 2020 Landmark Judgements On Gender Equality: The Practical Reality Landmark cases on Muslim Law 10 Important Judgments of the Supreme Court of the United… Read More »

Case Study: Foss v Harbottle (1843)

In the area of corporate law, the rule of Foss v Harbottle has developed a fundamental principle: the company itself is the proper plaintiff over an injustice committed to a company. Along with the “Salomon” concept of separate legal personality of corporations, this principle has been of invaluable value to trade and the global economy. This case study… Read More »

20 Important Judgments of 2020

2020 is beyond question or hesitation, a year like no other that the planet has seen. The effects of coronavirus can be seen on legal judgments as well. Besides, the pandemic has on an unprecedented scale prompted a global economic shutdown. In the legal industry, while managing their dockets, the courts have struggled to adjust to the new… Read More »