Common Cause Vs. Union of India and Others[SC 2017 November]

Keywords:- PIL- difference between judicial review and merit review If the Statute provides for consultation with any person before making recommendation for appointment to any post, consultation with that person has to be made. The question of giving primacy to the opinion  expressed by the person with whom the consultation has to be made depends upon… Read More Common Cause Vs. Union of India and Others[SC 2017 November]

Khilendra Singh Vs. Union of India, Ministry of Agriculture through Secretary & Ors [SC 2017 November]

KEYWORDS:- Backword Class-Jaat caste The Central List of OBCs prepared for the States of Uttar Pradesh in 1993 did not include the “Jaat” caste/ community. The State of Uttarakhand was formed in 2000. By a Resolution passed in 2010, the National Commission for Backward Classes resolved that till the Central List for the State of… Read More Khilendra Singh Vs. Union of India, Ministry of Agriculture through Secretary & Ors [SC 2017 November]

District Development Officer & ANR. Vs. Satish Kantilal Amrelia [SC 2017 November]

KEYWORDS:-  termination from Service- Compensation -Retrenchment It is trite law that when the termination is found to be illegal because of non-payment of retrenchment compensation and notice pay as mandatorily required under Section 25-F of the Industrial Disputes Act, even after reinstatement, it is always open to the management to terminate the services of that employee… Read More District Development Officer & ANR. Vs. Satish Kantilal Amrelia [SC 2017 November]

Agarwal Tracom Pvt. Ltd. Vs. Punjab National Bank & Ors.[SC 2017 November]

Keywords:-Bank Loan-DRT-Power under Article 226 while dealing with the petitions involving challenge to the action taken for recovery of the public dues, etc. the High Court must keep in mind that the legislations enacted by Parliament and State Legislatures for recovery of such dues are a code unto themselves inasmuch as they not only contain… Read More Agarwal Tracom Pvt. Ltd. Vs. Punjab National Bank & Ors.[SC 2017 November]

Raj Balam Prasad & Ors. Vs. State of Bihar & Ors.[SC 2017 November]

keywords:- regularization of appointment- Temporary appointment One cannot dispute that the State has the power to appoint persons for a temporary period under the Act and Rules framed thereunder and once such power was exercised by the State, the status of such appointee continued to be that of temporary employee notwithstanding grant of some extensions… Read More Raj Balam Prasad & Ors. Vs. State of Bihar & Ors.[SC 2017 November]