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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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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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Contract and its essential elements under the Indian Contract Act

A contract is a voluntary arrangement between two or more parties that is enforceable at law as a binding legal agreement. As per Halsbury’s Laws of England, “A Contract is an agreement made between two or more persons which is … Continue reading

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Concept of Maintenance under the Hindu Marriage Act

The provisions of maintenance pendent lite and permanent alimony have been provided under sections 24 and 25 of the Hindu Marriage Act respectively. Unlike the provisions of maintenance in other statutes, it provides relief to both the husband and the … Continue reading

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