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Child Custody

Landmark Judgment Announced by SC

Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: Vikramajit Sen, C. Nagappan Roxann Sharma vs Arun Sharma on 17 February, 2015 Law Point: Landmark Judgment Announced by SC Dealing with Guardianship, Custody, and Visitation JUDGEMENT   1 Leave granted in both the…

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Custody of Minor — Appointment of Guardian

Court: MADRAS HIGH COURT Bench: JUSTICE K. Chandru ALAMELU SOCKALINGAM Vs. VENKATACHALAM on 16 November 2012 Law Point: Custody of minor — Appointment of Guardian — Minor child, aged about 9 years in custody of mother for last 8 years…

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Custody of Child given to Grandfather.

Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: JUSTICE P. Sathasivam, B.S. Chauhan Shyamrao Maroti Korwate vs Deepak Kisanrao Tekam on 14 September 2010 Law Point: Custody of Child given to Grandfather. JUDGEMENT   1) This appeal, pertaining to the custody of…

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Custody of Children to Remain with Father

Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: JUSTICES Aftab Alam, T.S. Thakur Vishnu & Ors vs Jaya on 20 April 2010 Law Point: If the children are forcibly taken away from their father and handed over to the mother, it will…

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Guardianship — Custody of child

Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: JUSTICEG.S. Singhvi & Asok Kumar Ganguly VIKRAM VIR VOHRA Vs. SHALINI BHALLA Decided on 25 March 2010 Law Point: Guardianship — Custody of child — Marriage between parties already dissolved by mutual consent —…

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Welfare of Child is of Paramount Importance

Court: Supreme Court of India Vikram Vir Vohra vs Shalini Bhalla on 25 March 2010 Author: Ganguly  Bench: G.S. Singhvi, Asok Kumar Ganguly Law Point: Welfare of Child is of Paramount importance, Custody Order not rigid and final can be…

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