All posts by LawZ Magazine


An indigent client who had been injured in an accident went looking for a lawyer to represent him without cost. One lawyer told him that he would take the case on contingency. When the client asked what “contingency” was, the lawyer replied, “If I don’t

Article 370 is permanent: J-K HC

Jammu and Kashmir High Court in its recent ruling has ruled that Article 370, granting special status to the state, has assumed place of permanence in the Constitution and the feature is beyond amendment, repeal or abrogation.The Court also said that Article 35A gives “protection”

Lawyers and Accountants- Humour

Some American academics, discussing the Six Day War with an Israeli general, were eager to know how it had ended so quickly. The general told them, “We had a crack regiment at the most sensitive front. It was made up entirely of lawyers and accountants.

Swami Vivekananda and Gujarat

On 12th January, 2015,the world and India in particular will be celebrating the 151st  birth anniversary of our legendary scholar, saint and spiritual leader Swami Vivekananda, famous the world over as the “Messenger of Indian Wisdom to the Western World”. This year assumes a very

Maritime Frauds

As a general rule, fraud is usually against ignorance of another and is not seen as a fraud, till it is too late.  A successful maritime fraud being International in nature, involves parties in different countries, thousands of miles away and mostly unknown to each

No Thumbnail

Rs 36.91 lakh to kin of road accident victim

Motor Accident Claim tribunal (MACT) in  its recent Judgement has awarded rs. 37 lakh to the kin of a 32 year –old auto driver, who died in a road accident involving a rashly driven car. The insurance company of the offending vehicle, Reliance General Insurance