Registration Act; Sankaralingam Vs. Secretary to State Government of Tamil Nadu [Madras High Court, 04-12-2017]

Registration Act, 1908 – The respondents are directed to correct the discrepancies in the website entries at the earliest and without delay as and when pointed out. The registering authorities cannot decline to register documents offline since online registration is only at the pilot run stage.

Registration; Satya Pal Anand Vs. State of M.P. [Supreme Court of India, 26-10-2016]

Registration Act, 1908 – Section 68 & 72 – Once the document is registered, it is not open to any Authority, under the Act of 1908 to cancel the registration. The remedy of appeal provided under the Act of 1908, in Part XII, in particular Section 72, is limited to […]

Registration Act; State Vs. Rajiv Maheshkumar Mehta [Gujarat High Court, 09-08-2016]

Registration Act, 1908 – Ss. 17, 32, 33 & 34 – Registering officer cannot undertake inquiry into legality and validity of the title and document like judicial officer. IN THE HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT AT AHMEDABAD CORAM: HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE ANANT S. DAVE and HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE R.P.DHOLARIA Date : 09/08/2016 LETTERS PATENT APPEAL NO. […]

Transactions Under Sale Agreement / General Power of Attorney / Will

The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 in Suraj Lamp & Industries Pvt. Ltd. Vs. State of Haryana held that immovable property can be legally and lawfully transferred / conveyed only by a registered deed of conveyance. A bench comprising of R.V. Raveendran, A.K. Patnaik and H.L. Gokhale, […]