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aadhar ,   UID ,   benefits of aadhar ,   subsidies from aadhar ,   aadhar policy

By Swechha Malik, Lawfarm Intern:


The Union government has notified the new Aadhaar Act 2016, giving statutory backing to the unique identity number. The Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act 2016 will provide an “efficient,...

By Lawfarm Team July 30, 2016
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bankruptcy ,   how to file for bankruptcy ,   bankruptcy laws ,   advantages of bankruptcy ,   avoid bankruptcy

Written by Atrayee De:

What is bankruptcy?

An individual filing for bankruptcy legally announces that he is not in a position to service his debt obligations. The status of being 'bankrupt' relieves debtors from the legal obligation of debt payment to creditors.

An Introduction to the Bankruptcy...

By Lawfarm Team July 30, 2016
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contract ,   breach of contract ,   remedies for breach of contract

What is a Breach of Contract?

A business contract creates certain obligations that are to be fulfilled by the parties who entered into the agreement. Legally, one party's failure to fulfill any of its contractual obligations is known as a "breach" of the contract. Depending on the specifics, a...

By Lawfarm Team July 30, 2016
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abortion ,   skewed sex ratio ,   contraceptive failure ,   Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act ,   2003 (PCPNDT Act)

A few days ago I had the opportunity to attend a discussion on the skewed sex ratio and the laws related to abortion in our country, as an intern in the People’s Union of Civil Liberties. The discussion was conducted by Dr. Meeta Singh, who is the Chairperson of the Dignity of Girl Child...

By Ayushi Singhal July 29, 2016
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licenses ,   online ,   shopping ,   flipkart ,   amazon ,   e-commerce ,   website ,   rules ,   security online

Flipkart aims to double sales to $8 bn this year (March 2015-The Times of India)

Amazon India scores highest in user loyalty, says study (Forbes 2016)

The Shopping Malls Really Are Being Killed By Online Shopping (NDTV Times March 2016)

We come across headlines as above related to online...

By Bhavneet Vohra July 29, 2016
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Udta Punjab Controversy ,   CBFC ,   Article19 ,   Freedom of Expression ,   Artistic Freedom ,   Censor Board

By way of a movie, a film-maker expresses the ideas in a creative way and the right to do so has been vested in every citizen by Article 19 of the Constitution of India and its public exhibition is regulated by Central Board of Film Certification (herein after referred as CBFC) that is...

By Arunesh Bhardwaj July 29, 2016
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lok adalat ,   dispute resolution ,   NALSA ,   legal services authorities act ,   conciliation ,   dispute


On 5th December, 1995, the National Legal Service Authority (NALSA) was constituted under the authority of The Legal Services Authority Act, 1987 which deals with Lok Adalats.


How is Lok Adalat organized? (Section 19)

(1)Lok Adalat may be...

By Bhavneet Vohra July 29, 2016
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