Case Analysis

27th Feb, 2014

Restriction on sale of shares of public limited company

Certain restrictions are imposed on sale of shares of public limited companies under the purview of Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 (hereinafter referred to as Regulation Act). They could not be sold through private arrangement […]
27th Feb, 2014

Real Estate Investment-A legal perspective

Each of us dreams of owning an immovable property; however knowledge about the legal implications involved is minimal.
27th Feb, 2014

Real Estate and the Competition Act, 2002

The Competition Commission of India in the matter of Belaire Owner’s Association Vs DLF Limited had the occasion to examine the buyer’s Agreement executed between M/s DLF Limited and its consumers/allottees in respect of residential […]
27th Feb, 2014

Proof of Will in India #indianlaws

It is well-known that the proof of wills presents a recurring topic for decision in courts and there are a large number of judicial pronouncements on the subject
27th Feb, 2014

Power of Attorney Sales

The `Power of Attorney Sales’ as a method of `transfer’ was evolved by lawyers and document writers in Delhi, to overcome certain restrictions on transfer of flats by the Delhi Development Authority (for short `DDA’).
27th Feb, 2014

Period of probation – A testing time for employer as well as probationer

If the person under probation is expected to deliver his best, the period is equally crucial for an Employer as Employer during this period gets an opportunity to observe the work, conduct, efficiency, utility, integrity […]
27th Feb, 2014

Model Residential Tenancy Act, 2011

The Hon’ble Supreme Court in a Judgment passed in the month of May, 2011 has expressed deep anguish over the abuse of the rent control legislation and the pendency of litigation in the landlord-tenant disputes.
27th Feb, 2014

Land Titling Bill, 2011- A revolution in offing

The existing system of maintaining land records in India establishes at best a presumptive title of the owner.
27th Feb, 2014

Land Acquisition: Cost of acquisition of land from Industrial Perspective

All these controversies related to land acquisition have made it a political issue but nonetheless all these amendments in the land acquisition laws have failed to please the population
27th Feb, 2014

Greater Noida Fiasco- A conflict between Farmers, Government, Builders and Consumers.

Real estate Industry, very recently, suffered a set back wherein the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the matter of Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority VsDevender Kumar set aside the acquisition of land situated in a village […]
27th Feb, 2014

Sale through General Power of Attorney-A Bad Sale

Sale is perhaps the most popular mode of transfer of immovable property in India. Gift and Exchange are the other modes which transfer the rights, titles and interest in the property with immediate effect.
27th Feb, 2014

Family Settlement and Partition deed- A thin line of difference

There is often a confusion while seeking partition of properties amongst Hindu families, whether parties should opt for a partition deed or a family settlement.