PRACTICE IN THE TRIAL OF CIVIL SUITS IN INDIA

KEYWORDS:- PRACTICE- CIVIL SUIT-

Indian Law Encyclopedia

PRACTICE IN THE TRIAL OF CIVIL SUITS:-

Court hours, holidays, and cause lists ETC

Reception of plaints and applications.

Examination of the plaint

Service of Processes

Written Statements

Settlement of Issues

Documentary Evidence

Hearing of suits, adjournments, Examination of Witnesses etc

Dismissals in Default and Ex-Parte proceedings

Speedy Disposal of cases

Incident Proceedings

Special Features of certain classes of cases

Alternative Disputes Resolution Rules.

JURISDICTION-

Jurisdiction of Civil Courts

Jurisdiction of Civil and Revenue Courts

VALUATION OF SUITS-

General

Value of the Subject Matter of suits for the purposes of Appeal.

Manner of Determining the value of Suits for purposes specified in Section 9 of the Suits Valuation Act, 1887.

Manner of Determining the value of land for purposes of Jurisdiction in certain classes of Suits, Table of fees

ARBITRATION-

Arbitration

Rules under the Indian Arbitration Act, 1940 AND 1996

The Arbitration (Protocal and Convention)Act, 1937

WITNESSES - CIVIL-COURTS-

Attendance of Witnesses (General )

Attendance of Patwaris in Civil Courts

Remuneration

Copying and Search fees payable to Banks for production of Documents in Law Courts.

Government servants summoned

SUITS BY OR AGAINST PERSONS IN MILITARY SERVICE

Amenability to the Civil courts of persons subjects to Military Law.

The Indian Soldiers Litigation Act

Proceedings with respect to succession certificates

SUITS BY ALIENS AND BY OR AGAINST RULERS, AMBASSADORS, ENVOYS ETC. :-

SUITS BY OR AGAINST THE GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC OFFICERS IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITY.

UTILIZATION OF THE SERVICES OF SPECIAL KANUNGO OR PATWARI MUHARIR

COMMISSIONS AND LETTERS OF REQUEST.

General Instructions

Appointment of Commissioners

Reciprocal arrangements with Kashmir

Commissions and letters of Request for the Examination of witnesses in foreign Countries.

Special Procedure in regard to particular foreign Countries.

Letters of Request and Commissions issued by Foreign Courts.

JUDGMENTS AND DECREES

Preparation and delivery of Judgments

Preparation of decrees

Award of Costs in Civil Suits

Award of Interest in Civil Suits

EXECUTION OF DECREES

General

Courts competent to execute Decrees

Powers of Executing Courts

Payment into Court and certification of Payments out of Court

Procedure on application for execution

Execution by arrest and Imprisonment

Execution of Decrees for the delivery of immoveable Property.

Attachment

Objections to Attachment

Custody and Disposal of Moveable Property pending Sale

Sale of Property and Delivery to the Purchaser.

Execution of decrees by the attachment and sale or temporary alienation of Revenue paying or Revenue free lands

Execution of decrees against agriculturists

Execution of Decrees against Persons in Military Service

Receipts for Property realized or recovered in Execution of Decrees

Resistance to Execution

Costs in Execution Proceedings

Reciprocal Execution of decrees by Courts in India and Foreign Countries

Reciprocal Arrangements with Jammu and Kashmir

TRANSFER AND WITHDRAWAL OF SUITS AND APPEALS
APPEALS AND REVISIONS--CIVIL

The Appellate System

General Procedure of Appellate Courts

Security in Revision Cases

Procedure in the Case of Appeals and Applications presented after period of Limitation.

Transmission of Appellate Court’s Orders to Lower Courts

REFERENCES TO THE HIGH COURT
LEGAL PRACTITIONERS

The filing of Powers of Attorney by Pleaders in Subordinate Courts.

Fees of Counsel.

Fees in Declaratory Suits etc