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KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2003
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Malicious prosecution-- Damages - Reasonable and probable cause to be proved - Reasonable and probable cause means a genuine belief based on reasonable grounds that the proceedings are justified - No action lies for the institution of legal proceedings, however malicious, unless they have been instituted without..........
MEGHALAYA STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, SHILLONG
Year of decision: 2003
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Insurance claim-- Fire Policy `A' including risk for damages caused by Floods - Flash flood causing damage to the building and household goods of the complainant - Complainant lodging claim for a sum of Rs.50,900/- towards renovation of building and Rs.25,000/- for loss of household goods and personal effects -..........
STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, CHANDIGARH
Year of decision: 2003
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 2(1),(d)-- Consumer - Drainage system - Allegation that the drainage system provided by OP's was faulty due to improper maintenance and rain water entered his house damaging his valuables and other household articles and claim made for damages - Held that since the complainant did not hire or avail the..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2003
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 14(1),(d), Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Section 3,6-- Medical Negligence - Legal representives - Right to sue - Transferability of - Complainant filing complaint alleging medical negligence - Dying during pendency of complaint on account of some other cause - Legal heirs continuing with the complaint - Whether right to sue survives after the death of..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2002
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Airlines-- Deficiency in service - Damages - Claim of - Boarding denied to the complainant, a confirmed ticket holder on the aircraft - Allegation that he could not attend an important business meeting - Claim for damages amounting to Rs.60 lakhs was made - Claim for such damages is too remote to attract any..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2002
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Deficiency in service-- Consumer factor - Consumer component - Consumer surplus - Deficiency in service has two aspects - (i) claim for the amount of actual loss, and (ii) damages for inconvenience, harassment and mental tension - This second aspect is called consumer factor or consumer component or consumer surplus -..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2002
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Occupancy certificate-- Non grant of - Damages - Claim for - Occupancy certificate granted to the complainant during the pendency of the complaint - Complainant's claim for damages of Rs.1 crore requiring a great deal of evidence both oral and documentary - Record of the case already running into about 350 pages - The..........
NATIONAL CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2002
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Car-- Claim for damages - Complaint regarding manufacturing defects in the car filed within 5 or 6 months of purchase of car - State Commission directing removal of defects existing in the car so as to make it roadworthy - Awarding compensation of Rs.10,000/- for harassment undergone by the complainant..........
MADRAS HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2002
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Counsel-- Arbitrary and malicious advice to client - Claim for damages - Suit not maintainable because Counsel is entitled to give opinion in a given subject to his client and it is for the client to accept the opinion and to act or not to act on the basis of such opinion...........
DELHI STATE CONSUMER DISPUTES REDRESSAL COMMISSION, NEW DELHI
Year of decision: 2002
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Impleadment of necessary parties-- In a claim for damages for a tortuous act against the tort-feasor, the insurer of the later is neither a necessary party nor in any way liable to the claimant under the general law, because of the absence of any privity of contract between the claimant on the one hand and the insurer of the..........

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