Monthly Archives: April 2016

Hindu marriage: A sacrament or contract or both

Marriage is the highest social relationship of human being. According to R.N. Sharma a Hindu marriage is “a religious sacrament in which a man and a woman are bound in permanent relationship for the physical, social and spiritual purposes of … Continue reading

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Volenti non fit injuria – To a willing person, no harm is done

‘Volenti non fit injuria’ is a legal principle that one who knowingly and voluntarily consents to and takes on a risk cannot ask for compensation for the damage or injury resulting from it. So Volenti non fit injuria is a … Continue reading

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Guidelines to Protect Good Samaritans

Supreme Court of India in the case of Savelife Foundation & Anr. Vs. Union of India & Anr. [30-03-2016] has approved the Centre’s guidelines to protect Good Samaritans. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a notification containing … Continue reading

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Agreement in restraint of trade under Indian Contract Act

The Constitution of India guarantees the freedom of trade and commerce to every citizen and therefore No person is at liberty to deprive himself of the fruit of his labour, skill or talent, by any contract that he enters into. … Continue reading

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