Category «General Notes»

Important Terms Under Civil Law Procedure


  Affidavit:- An affidavit is a declaration of facts, reduced to writing and affirmed or sworn before an officer having authority to administrate oaths. It should be drawn up in the first person and contains statements and not inferences. Appeal:– The expression Appeal may be defined as “the judicial examination of the decision made by …

Legal Maxims


Ab initio- From the beginning. Actus reus- Wrongful act. Ad interim- In the meantime. Alibi- A plea by a person accused of an offence that he was elsewhere, Plea of being elsewhere. Amicus curiae- One who voluntarily or on the invitation of the court and not on the instruction of any party helps the court …