Family Law

Neelam Gupta V/S Mahipal Sharan Gupta & Another

  Case Name: Neelam Gupta V/S Mahipal Sharan Gupta & Another Case Number: Criminal Appeal Nos. 417-418 Of 2020 Court: Supreme Court Of India Bench: Uday Umesh Lalit Indu Malhotra Krishna Murari          Decided On: April 29, 2020 Relevant Acts/Sections: Section 12 DV Act BRIEF FACTS AND PROCEDURAL HISTORY: These appeals arise out of the common …

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Balmukand V. Kamla Wati & Ors

Granting specific performance is always in the discretion of the court Case Name: Balmukand V. Kamla Wati & Ors. Case Number: Appeal No. 7 of 1962 Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: MUDHOLKAR, J.R. SUBBARAO, K. Decided On: 27/01/1964 Relevant Acts and Sections: Contract   by manager to sell joint   property—Specific Performance when ordered–Hindu Law–Joint family. …

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Soni Devrajbhai Babubhai Vs. State Of Gujarat And Ors.

 The enactment of Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961 in its original form was found inadequate which led to several other legislative measures in the continuing battle to combat this evil. [Case Brief] Soni Devrajbhai Babubhai Vs. State Of Gujarat And Ors. Case name: Soni Devrajbhai Babubhai Vs. State Of Gujarat And Ors. Case number: 1991 SCR …

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Aishwarya Atul Pusalkar V/s Maharashtra Housing & Area Development Authority & Ors.

Though the appellant was dishoused as occupier applying provisions of 1976 Act, claim of her rehousing is based on her status as wife. Such right cannot be diffused with right of her husband under 1976 Act, whose family property, part of which he is owner, has been reconstructed. Writ Court not appropriate forum for granting …

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Dr. Surajmani Stella Kujur V/s Durga Charan Hansdah & Anr.

It is of the essence of special usage modifying the ordinary law of succession that they should be ancient and invariable; they should be established to be so by clear and unambiguous evidence. [Case Brief] Dr. Surajmani Stella Kujur vs Durga Charan Hansdah & Anr Case Name- Dr. Surajmani Stella Kujur vs Durga Charan Hansdah …

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