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Property Disputes & Memorandum Of Family Settlement In India

Derin Joy, JEMTEC School of Law (Affiliated To GGSIPU Delhi)


In India, families are structured in a uniform fashion. Property acts as a central force towards which members of the family gravitate. This paper analyses aspects of family settlement in India. It aims at making the layman understand how his or her rights can be achieved and how the various legal components of registration, stamping, tax evasion engulf in the settlement. One of the peculiar aspects is non indulgence of judiciary in family arrangements. Further, the paper focuses on various judicial pronouncements which highlight this peculiar feature with appropriate instances.

Keywords: Property, Registration, Stamping, Taxation, Family Arrangements


Indian Journal of Law and Legal Research

Abbreviation: IJLLR

ISSN: 2582-8878


Accessibility: Open Access

License: Creative Commons 4.0

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