Interpretation of Statutes | Property Law

Vemareddy Kumaraswamy Reddy and Anr. Vs. State of Andhra Pradesh

Citation: AIR 2006 SC 3517 Decided on: 13.02.2006 Court: Supreme Court of India Facts The appellants were holding land in excess of the limit prescribed under the Andhra Pradesh Land Reforms (Ceiling on Agricultural) Act, 1973,  (“Act“). The surplus land was surrendered by them which had fruit bearing cashew nut tree plantation. It is to…

Procedural | Property Law

Admissibility of Unregistered Document

Importance of Registration Registration of a document gives publicity and public exposure to documents thereby preventing forgeries and frauds in regard to transactions and execution of documents. It gives solemnity of form and perpetuates documents which are of legal importance or relevance by recording them, where people may see the record and enquire and ascertain…

Property Law

Difference Between Lease and License

The term ‘lease’ and ‘license’ are defined under Section 105 of the Transfer of Property Act and Section 52 of the Indian Easements Act respectively. Section 105 of Transfer of Property Act: “Lease Defined. A lease of immovable property is a transfer of a right to enjoy such property, made for a certain time, express…

Case List | Property Law

Adverse Possession

CASE LIST: Requirements/ Ingredients Mohd. Kareemuddin Khan and Ors. vs. Syed Azam, 1997 (2) ALT 625 (Andhra Pradesh High Court, 1996) Devarapu Narasimharao vs. Yerrabothula Peda Venkaiah and Ors., 1998 (2) ALT 513 (Andhra Pradesh High Court, 1997) Dr. K. Subbaiah vs. C.N. Krishnamacharlu and Ors., 2011 (2) ALT 516 (Andhra Pradesh High Court, 2010) B.Visalakshi vs. Special Court under A.P. Land…

Property Law

Transcore vs. Union of India (UOI) and Anr.

Transcore vs. Union of India (UOI) and Anr. Supreme Court 29.11.2006 Key Words: debt, recovery, security, banks, financial institutions, liability, tribunal, reconstruction, financial assets, enforcement of security interest, Mardia Chemicals, possession, immovable properties, notice, enabling provision Relevant Acts & Provisions: Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest (SARFAESI/NPA) Act, 2002: Ss. 13 (2), 13(4), 17…