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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2020
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Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Section 8, 4, 3(a), (e) -- Property of adoptee inherit from adoptive family - Children born to adoptee before his adoption entitled to inherit his property in adoptive family, as Act do not make any distinction between son born to a father prior or after adoption of his father - Since there was a full blood relationship between three sons (born..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 56(3), Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 5, 16 -- Adoption - Where a person qualifies to adopt a child under provisions of both 1956 Act and JJ Act, it would be choice of such person to opt for either of such Acts for adoption, particularly where there is no repugnancy between two..........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 56(3), 80, Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 16 -- Adoption deed - Presumption - Once an adoption deed is executed and registered under the Act, Court shall presume that adoption is made in compliance with provisions of the Act until it is disproved...........

KERALA HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015, Section 80 -- Child care institution - Merely by raising an allegation that child was placed and taken in adoption in contravention of S.80 of the Act, is not sufficient to direct child to be placed with a child care institution - Moreover, on giving and taking child through registered adoption deed, child can..........

ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2020
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 15, 16 -- Adoption deed - Presumption - No presumption can be raised u/s 15 of the Act, in absence of signature of natural father or mother of adoptee as was mandatorily required in terms of S.16 of the Act itself - Adoption deed not valid...........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 13A -- Summary judgment - Commercial disputes - Infringement of Trade Mark - Plaintiff was exclusive registered proprietor of Trade mark in question for inverter business in Class 9 of Trade Marks Act in view of two registration certificates, when defendant was in exclusive control and management of plaintiff company - Admittedly, till..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act, 1956, Section 10(4), 11(3) -- Adoption - Age of adoptee/defendant was 32 years as on date of adoption, whereas age of plaintiff was 51 years - No customary adoption was proved on record - Adoptee was above the permissible age of adoption as per S.10(4) of the Act - Further, difference of age of adopted mother and adoptee viz. 19 years,..........

RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34 -- Suit for declaration that adoption deed is void - Maintainability - Adoptee was 32 years of age at the time of adoption and age difference between adopted mother and adoptee was less than 21 years - Adoption was void in eyes of law - Suit for declaration thus, definitely appropriate remedy to question validity of such an illegal..........

DELHI HIGH COURT

Year of decision: 2019
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 24 -- Maintenance pendente lite - Grant of maintenance either under Hindu Marriage Act or Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act or S.125 Criminal Procedure Code or S.20 of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act - An order passed in either of the proceedings does not debar re-adjudication of the issue of maintenance in any other Court...........

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA

Year of decision: 2019
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Partition suit -- Death of Christian intestate - Share of adopted children - There is no prohibition against adoption in Christian Law - Adopted children are co-sharers and thus, entitled to respective shares in suit property belonging to deceased/owner...........

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