Tag Archives: Article 226

[Case Brief] Central Bank of India v/s State of AP & Others, 2005

Brief Facts and Procedural History: The petitioner, Central Bank of India, is a nationalized bank. According to the petitioner, M/s. Kirlampudi Sugar Mills Limited (KSML), the fifth respondent, availed cash credit limit and term loans from one of the branches of the petitioner bank. To secure the loan, KSML had hypothecated the plant and machinery […]

The power of central government to rectify ‘name of the company’ is wider in its nature. [ CGMP Pharmaplan Pvt. Ltd. vs Regional Director]

CGMP Pharmaplan Pvt. Ltd. vs Regional Director, Ministry Of Corporate affairs & Anr. Writ petition – 3217/2010 Criminal appeal no- 6437/10 Forum: Delhi High Court Bench: S. Muralidhar Decided on: 16 July 2010. Relevant provision: 1. Article 226, Indian constitution, 1950 2. Section 22 of Companies Act, 1956  Brief facts: This petition was against the […]

State of West Bengal & others v/s. Committee for Protection of Democratic Rights, West Bengal & Others.

The Supreme Court in the instant judgment held that the High Court can direct the CBI to investigate a cognizable offense which is alleged to have taken place in the state, which is outside its jurisdiction. The Supreme Court also deals with the issue of Federal structure doctrine, the concept of judicial review and much […]