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KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147-- Third party insurance - Does not include owner of the vehicle - Owner cannot maintain claim petition against insurer...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2001
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166(3)-- Claim petition - Limitation - There is no limitation for filing petition after coming into force of Amendment Act, 1994 w.e.f. 14.11.1994 - Benefit of amending Act can be extended retrospectively to pending claim cases where plea of limitation is taken - Award passed prior to amendment - Appeal..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149(2), 168, 169-- Motor accident - Compensation - Owner himself when liable - Tribunal holding that driver of offending vehicle held a fake licence - Evidence not produced by owner that he had no knowledge of licence being fake or genuine - Owner cannot contend contrary in appeal - Owner continuing to be registered..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 145(g)-- Third party risk - Insurer's liability - Insurer's liability to third parties is statutory and not contractual - Insurer cannot avoid such liability despite fact that insurer is entitled to avoid or cancel policy for breach of certain restrictions or conditions...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(1)(b)(i)-- `Any person' - Includes gratuitous passenger or person sitting in goods vehicle after making casual payment - Gratuitous passenger is third party...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147, 149(2)-- Insurance - Passengers in goods vehicle - Passenger in goods vehicle whether gratuitous or fare-paying is third party for whom insurer is liable though for any breach of terms of policy, it can proceed against owner of vehicle...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 149-- Motor accident - Insurer to establish that insured guilty of infringement or violation of promise - Onus to prove whether driver having valid licence at time of accident - Is on insurer - Tribunal rightly finding that insurer failed to prove that driver was without valid licence - No merit in..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 166-- Compensation - Enhancement - Sought on basis of correct assessment of income and multiplier - Salary certificate of petitioner not proved formally - Deceased was taken as labourer and his income rightly assessed - As deceased was only 32 years of his age multiplier increased from 14 to 16 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2000
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 147(5), 149-- Cheque - Insurance policy issued on the basis of cheque issued by owner - Accident on same day resulting in death of three persons - Cheque dishonoured - Policy cancelled - Held, refusal to meet claim of third party on ground there was no valid contract of insurance - Not tenable - On date of..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1999
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Motor Vehicles Act, 1988, Section 190(2)-- Pollution - Vehicle emitting excess of smoke - Magistrate has no discretion to reduce the fine of Rs.1, 000/-...........

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