[Case Brief] Union of India v/s Udho Ram and Sons – Supreme Court of India

Brief facts and procedural history- A Merchant consigned some goods to the respondent. At Howrah-Burdwan link the goods were lost before reaching the destination. The respondent filed the suit against the railway authorities for the loss caused. The trial court dismissed the suit on the ground that the railway authorities took proper care of the […]

[Case Brief] Shankarlal Agarwalla vs State Bank of India & Another- Calcutta High Court

Brief facts and Procedural history- On January 16, 1978, a High Denomination Bank Notes (Demonetisation) Ordinance, 1978 was published in the Gazette which subsequently became the Act in 1978. Under this Act all the high denomination notes i.e. 1000, 5000,10000 Rupees notes will no longer be a legal tender. Persons can exchange their tender on […]

[Case Brief] Arvinder Singh v/s State of Punjab – Punjab & Haryana High Court

Brief facts and procedural history- The petitioner is alleged to be involved in the acts of sharing of seditious/communally sensitive or hateful posts on Social Media and thus committing the offence of waging or attempting or abetting the waging of War against the Govt. of India. An FIR dated 24.05.2016 under sections 121/121-A of the […]

[Case Brief] Daiichi Sankyo Company Limited v/s Malvinder Mohan Singh & Others – Delhi High Court

Brief Facts and Procedural History- Ranbaxy  Laboratories has agreed to sell its whole stake to the petitioner for a value of Rs 1980 crores under a Share Purchase and Share Purchase Subscription Agreement(SSPA)dated 11 June 2008. A dispute arose in regard to SSPA and arbitration clause invoked and proceedings were started in Singapore as it […]