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KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138 -- Dishonour of cheque - Mediation - Law as to : (i) Cases involving criminal offence not fit to be referred to mediation ; (ii) case u/s 138 of NI Act can be referred to mediation if parties are interested in referring the matter for mediation; (iii) it can be done only for the limited purpose of arriving at a settlement..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881, Section 138 -- Dishonour of cheque - Conviction - Matter compromised in Lok Adalat during pendency of appeal - Cheque, issued in pursuance of such compromise, dishonoured - Complaint filed u/s 138 of the Act - Settlement of matter in Lok Adalat was in acknowledgment of liability of accused to complainant - Dishonour of cheque gave raise to..........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135 -- Meter not recording correct reading - Claim settled in Lok Adalat - FIR u/s 135 of the Act filed despite settlement of claim and receiving payment - Remedy was to challenge the award in the appropriate forum - FIR quashed...........

BOMBAY HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Section 152, 47 -- Lok Adalat award - Clerical mistake in reproduction of actual terms agreed between parties - Executing Court can exercise powers u/s 152 of the Code for correcting an award...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Electricity Act, 2003, Section 135, 152 -- Theft of electricity - Compounding of offence - Quashing of FIR - Matter settled in Lok Adalat - Appellant filed the petition u/s 482 Cr.P.C for quashing FIR - High Court dismissed petition without examining the issue in the light of S.152 of the Act - Impugned order of High Court set aside - Matter remitted back to High Court to..........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21, 20(4) -- Award of Lok Adalat - Challenged on ground of no, compliance of S.20(4) of the Act - Award cannot be set aside...........

ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 17 -- Award of Lok Adalat - Plea of fraud by petitioner - When petitioner and her counsel signed the terms of compromise, then petitioner cannot resile from compromise and contend that it was obtained by fraud without producing any prima facie proof...........

TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 13, Rule 4, Registration Act, 1908, Section 17(1)(f), 17(2)(vi) -- (as amended in State of A.P) - Marking of document - U, registered and unstamped award of Lok Adalat is not admissible in evidence despite containing recitals about relinquishment of rights over an immovable property...........

KARNATAKA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 20, 21 -- Award of Lok Adalat - Compromise arrived at between parties in proceedings under PWDV Act - Compromise entered on the basis of joint memo filed by parties, which was accepted and disposed of by Lok Adalat - Said order of Lok Adalat covered u/s 20 of the Act - No appeal and other proceedings are maintainable against..........

TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 19(5) -- Jurisdiction of Lok Adalat - Re-determination of compensation as awarded under Land Acquisition Act - Lok Adalat has no jurisdiction to re-determine compensation, as it is only Collector who is vested with said jurisdiction...........

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