Landlord-tenant disputes under Transfer of Property Act are arbitrable: SC

Landlord-tenant disputes under Transfer of Property Act are arbitrable: SC The Supreme Court held that landlord-tenant disputes governed by the Transfer of Property Act (TP Act) are arbitrable (except when they are covered by a specific forum created by rent control laws) as they are not actions in rem but pertain to subordinate rights in personam that arise from…

RBI ban on financial services to Cryptocurrency dealers set aside on grounds of proportionality: SC

  The Supreme Court recognized that Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has the power to regulate the monetary and credit system, which also extends to the regulation of virtual or cryptocurrencies. The Court, however, held that the RBI circular of April 2018, which completely banned regulated financial institutions from providing services to crypto businesses, is…

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THE NEW FARM BILLS – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Indian Parliament passed three agriculture act the new farm bill Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance, Farm Services Act, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020—during its monsoon session culminating on 23 September. One of the most significant members of society…

The Doctrine of Basic Structure as Opined in Kesavananda Bharti Case

  Introduction The Heart and Soul of Democratic India are its  Constitution. According to the Constitution, Parliament, and the state legislatures in India have the power to make laws within their respective jurisdictions. This power is not absolute in nature. The Constitution vests in the judiciary, the power to adjudicate upon the constitutional validity of…

Contingent Clause In Rent Deed To Increase Rent Each Year Cannot Be Read To Mean That Tenancy Was For More Than One Year Period: SUPREME COURT

The Supreme Court in Civil Appeal No. 2617 of 2020 [arising out of SLP (C) No. 9866 of 2019 titled Siri Chand (Deceased) through LRs v/s Surinder Singh noted that as per Section 17 (1)(d) of the Registration Act, 1908 leases of immovable property from year to year, or for any term exceeding one year,…