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TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987, Section 21(1)-- Refund of Court fee - Mere fact that a refund of Court Fee is provided u/s 21(1) of the Act, is no ground to extend same benefit to stamp duty payable under Stamp Act...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Agreement to sell-- Specific performance - Courts below while decreeing the suit failed to examine evidence in detail that scribe failed to prove the execution of agreement to sell - Stamp vendor not examined - Only oral evidence was produced - More so, possession of suit property was delivered to plaintiff on the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Specific Relief Act, 1963, Section 34, 38-- Suit for declaration and permanent injunction - Plaintiff claimed to be owner and in possession of suit property on the basis of agreement to sell - However, agreement in question was not registered and even same was not on proper stamp paper - Agreement to sell is thus, not admitted in evidence..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 48, 49, Stamp Act, 1899-- Unstamped foreign award - Enforceability - Foreign award not includible in Schedule 1 of Stamp Act, thus, not liable for stamp duty - It is thus, enforceable u/ss 48, 49 of the Act...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 1, 2-- Temporary injunction - Suit for specific performance - Agreement to sell gives prima facie impression that it is transcribed on a signed stamp paper and thereafter signatures of witnesses as well as plaintiff have been appended - Words `Shree Ganeshaya Namah' is placed at such a place which..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Stamp Act, 1899, Article 61(b)-- Stamp duty - Surrender of lease - Deed for surrender of lease was not a conveyance u/s 2(10) of Stamp Act, as it was specifically provided in Art.61(b) of the Schedule 1-B - Stamp duty therefore, cannot be determined on the market value of property u/art 23 of the Stamp Act - Petitioner liable to..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Agreement to sell-- Plea of fraud - One marginal witness and stamp vendor from whom defendant purchased stamp paper examined - When stamp paper was purchased, defendant has signed endorsement before stamp vendor - No evidence led by defendant to prove that stamp paper was not purchased by him - Defendant admits his..........
TELANGANA AND ANDHRA PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 35-- Insufficiently stamped document - Cannot be received in evidence for any purpose (main or collateral) - If an insufficiently stamped document comes before a Court, a duty is cast upon Court to impound the document by following procedure under Stamp Act and ensure that requisite stamp duty is paid..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 39, Rule 1-- Temporary injunction - Against sale of life interest in property - Testator created life interest for his wife and then for his daughters and ultimately the property would vest in his grand children i.e. between plaintiff and defendant - Plaintiff alleged that defendant were trying to sell their..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2018
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Will-- Suspicious circumstance - Merely because stamp on endorsement is of mortgage, it cannot be said that testamentary document is suspicious, as this is a mistake which was committed by office of sub-registrar - Wrong stamp on the back page where testamentary document has been executed would not make..........

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