Mareva Injunction

Asset Freezing is a legal process to prevent a defendant to  dissipate  his assets beyond jurisdiction of a court to frustrate a potential judgment in favour of the claimant. Such a legal order freeze…

Swami Vivekananda and Gujarat

On 12th January, 2015,the world and India in particular will be celebrating the 151st  birth anniversary of our legendary scholar, saint and spiritual leader Swami Vivekananda, famous the world over a…

Force Majeure and the Law

 Term “FORCE MAJEURE” refers to an irresistible force or an unforeseen event beyond the control of a party, making it materially impossible to fulfill a contractual obligation. It maybe an…

History of Maritime law

Seaborne transport was one of the earliest channels of commerce. Rules to resolve disputes involving maritime trade developed along with it. Here are some ancient laws which governed sea, shipping and…

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and the Sikhs

The honorific Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was the best Bengali friend and admirer of the Sikhs. After Bose resigned as the President of  the Congress party on 29th April,1939 and called a meeting at Sa…

Jeremy Bentham

British gentleman, political activist, legal scholar, social philosopher and linguist, Jeremy Bentham is best known as the founder of British utilitarianism. Born into a wealthy Tory family, Jeremy wa…

Rule of Law: A Myth in Indian Legal System

The term ‘Rule of Law’ is an ancient term which has again found significance in the present time. Rule of Law is derived from natural law and natural law is also the source of fundamental right. Accor…