Law & Legal Studies

The Law and Legal Studies Library Guides page provides a comprehensive list of resources necessary for understanding the difficulties of the legal sector. Our collection relies heavily on legal databases, which provide access to statutes, case law, regulations, and research articles. These databases are essential for performing thorough legal research and keeping up with contemporary jurisprudential developments. Our broad libraries of ebooks and periodicals supplement these resources, providing in-depth insights and expert viewpoints on various legal topics. Whether you're a student, researcher, or legal professional, our carefully curated selection is intended to help you succeed academically and better comprehend the complexities of the law.
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Tort
Tort is a fundamental legal concept that deals with civil wrongs and liabilities. Tort is a broad set of legal rules controlling personal injury, property damage, and improper activities that cause harm to individuals or corporations. This area of law is critical for comprehending concepts like negligence, intentional wrongdoing, and strict liability.

Explore our resources on tort law, which include landmark decisions, statutory provisions, and scholarly studies. Whether you're studying for an exam, conducting legal research, or looking for practical advice, our guide will help you navigate the complexities of tort law more successfully. Discover how tort principles influence legal obligations and remedies and gain a better grasp of this important component of civil law.
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The library has a vast collection of books related to Tort in print and ebook format. Below are the most circulated books related to Tort. You can find and check the availability of books (print & e-format) in our catalogue.

   Winfield & Jolowicz on tort
   by: Peel, W E  ; Goudkamp, J








   Ratanlal & Dhirajlal`s law of torts
   by:Ratanlal; Dhirajlal








   Introduction to the law of torts and consumer protection
   by Singh, Avtar; Kaur, Harpreet








   Cases and materials on torts
   by: Epstein, Richard Allen


 
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You can find case reports, judgments, and other relevant Tort-related documents on SCC Online, Manupatra, Lexis Advance, Westlaw, HeinOnline, and other platforms.

Ebsco Academic Collection: Access over 500 ebooks on Torts through the Ebsco ebook portal.
You can also access a vast number of journals and articles.

Lexis Advance: Below are the highly demanded ebooks related to Tort that are available on this platform. 

*Ratanlal & Dhirajlal: Law of Torts (PB), 28th ed

*Medha Kolhatkar: Torts and Consumer Protection Act, 2019, 1st Edn

*Halsbury's Laws Of India (Tort)

*Halsbury's Laws of India (Tort & Consumer Protection, Vol 35) 2nd ed

*Dr Avtar Singh & Dr Harpreet Kaur: Introduction to the Law of Torts and Consumer Protection, 4e, PB
Law of Contract
The Law of Contract is a fundamental aspect of legal systems worldwide, governing agreements between parties and ensuring that promises made in these agreements are legally enforceable. Essentially, a contract is a legally binding agreement that creates mutual obligations between the parties involved. Contracts can be either written or oral, although certain types, such as those involving real estate or lasting more than a year, typically need to be in writing to be enforceable. The primary purpose of contract law is to provide a legal framework that ensures fairness and predictability in transactions, thereby facilitating commerce and personal agreements.

Discover major cases, legislative provisions, and scholarly analyses that shed light on the subtleties of contract law, giving you the knowledge you need to properly understand, interpret, and apply contract concepts.
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The library boasts an extensive collection of print and ebook titles on the Law of Contract. Below are the most frequently circulated books in this subject area. You can check the availability of these titles in both print and electronic formats through our catalog.


  Law of contract
  By:Markanda, P C








   Contract law
   By:Pathak, Akhileshwar








  Law of contract
  By:Singh, Avtar
 
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You can find case reports, judgments, and other relevant contract-related documents on SCC Online, Manupatra, Lexis Advance, Westlaw, HeinOnline, and other platforms.

Ebsco Academic Collection: Access over 500 ebooks on Contract Law through the Ebsco ebook portal. You can also access a vast number of journals and articles.

Lexis Advance: Below are the highly demanded ebooks related to Contract Law available on this platform:

*Pollock & Mulla: The Indian Contract and Specific Relief Acts

*B S Ramaswamy Contracts and their Management

* Emden's Building Contracts and Practice

*Markanda: Building & Engineering Contracts (Law & Practice) 

*Halsbury's Laws of India (Contract)

Family law

Family Law is a crucial area of legal practice that deals with issues related to familial relationships, encompassing matters such as marriage, divorce, child custody, and adoption. It aims to address the legal responsibilities and rights of individuals within family structures, ensuring the protection and fair treatment of all parties involved. This branch of law covers a wide range of topics including prenuptial agreements, domestic violence, property settlements, and the welfare of children.

Explore our resources on family law, which include landmark decisions, statutory provisions, and scholarly studies. Whether you're studying for an exam, conducting legal research, or looking for practical advice, our guide will help you navigate the complexities of family law more successfully. Discover how family law principles influence legal obligations and remedies, and gain a better grasp of this important component of civil law.

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The library boasts an extensive collection of print and ebook titles on the family law. Below are the most frequently circulated books in this subject area. You can check the availability of these titles in both print and electronic formats through our catalog.

  
Family law lectures family          law  II
  By:Saxena, Poonam Pradhan






  Family law lectures Kusum.
  By: Kusum







  Family law
  By: Diwan, Paras and                Diwan,    Peeyushi
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You can find case reports, judgments, and other relevant contract-related documents on SCC OnlineManupatraLexis AdvanceWestlawHeinOnline, and other platforms.

Ebsco Academic Collection: Access over 500 ebooks on Family Law through the Ebsco ebook portal. You can also access a vast number of journals and articles.

Lexis Advance: Below are some highly recommended ebooks related to Family Law that are commonly used in academic and professional settings. Please verify their availability on Lexis Advance:

*Dr Paras Diwan: Law of Marriage and Divorce

*Mulla: Principles of Mahomedan Law

*Halsbury's Laws of India (Family Law)

Constitutionl Law

Constitutional Law is a foundational area of legal practice that governs the interpretation and implementation of a country's constitution. It addresses issues related to the structure of government, the separation of powers, and the protection of individual rights. This branch of law ensures that the principles and rules outlined in the constitution are upheld, providing a framework for the functioning of government and the protection of citizens' freedoms and rights.

Our resources on constitutional law include landmark decisions, statutory provisions, and scholarly studies. Whether you're studying for an exam, conducting legal research, or seeking practical advice, our guide will help you navigate the complexities of constitutional law. Discover how constitutional principles influence legal obligations and remedies, and gain a better grasp of this essential component of public law.

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Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence means the study of law that takes place in a logical and philosophical manner. Jurisprudence analyses the nature of law, legal systems, legal rules, legal concepts, and legal institutions and creates a way to understand the social, political as well and cultural arenas where law operates. It is a vast field that consists of a range of perspectives which includes natural law, legal realism, critical legal studies, and so on. The study of jurisprudence helps scholars and practitioners to develop a deeper understanding of law and its importance in shaping society.

Explore various e-books & print books, reasearch articles and many more resources on the topic of Jurisprudence to expand your logical and philosophical understanding of Law.
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The library has a vast collection of books related to Jurisprudence in print and ebook format. Below are the most circulated books related to Civil Procedure. You can find and check the availability of books (print & e-format) in our catalogue.

Jurisprudence: Theory and Context 6th edition by Brian Bix (2012)  Paperback: Brian Bix: Amazon.com: BooksJurisprudence theory and context
By:Bix, Brian H







Amazon cover imageLloyd's introduction to jurisprudence
By:Freeman, Michael D A







Amazon cover imageConcept of law
By:Hart, H L A








Local cover imageSalmond on jurisprudence 
By:Fitzgerald, P. J







Amazon cover imageIntroduction to jurisprudence
By: Singh, Avtar  Kaur, Harpreet







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Civil Procedure
Civil Procedure is the body of law governing the methods and practices used in civil litigation. It can be enacted by the legislature or the courts. It can be the rules that are used in handling a civil case from the time the initial complaint is filed through the pretrial discovery, the trial and any subsequent appeal. In a nut shell, it can be taken as the methods, procedures, and practices used in civil cases.(Civil Procedure Law and Legal Definition | USLegal, Inc., n.d.)

Explore a wide range of academic articles, e-books, printed books, case analyses, judgements, and more valuable resources for researching Civil Procedure. Access these materials to support your studies and research effectively in this field.
 
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The library has a vast collection of books related to Civil Procedure in print and ebook format. Below are the most circulated books related to Civil Procedure. You can find and check the availability of books (print & e-format) in our catalogue.

Amazon cover imageCivil procedure : with limitation act, 1963 and chapter on commercial courts
By: C.K. Thakker, M.C. Thakker






Amazon cover imageSarkar`s the law of civil procedure
By: Sarkar, S C  Sarkar, Prabhas C








Suranjan Chakraverti and Bholeshwar ...Cases and materials on code of civil procedure with state and high court amendments
By:Chakraverti, Suranjan
Singhal, M. L.
Nath, Bholeshwar





Amazon cover imageCode of civil procedure
By:Mulla, Dinshah Fardunji








Amazon cover imageM P Jain the code of civil procedure
By:Jain, Mahabir Prashad








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You can find case reports, judgments, and other relevant Civil Procedure-related documents on SCC OnlineManupatraLexis AdvanceWestlawHeinOnline, and other platforms.

Ebsco Academic Collection: Access over 500 ebooks on Civil Procedure through the Ebsco ebook portal.
You can also access a vast number of journals and articles.

Lexis Advance: Below are the highly demanded ebooks related to Civil Procedure that are available on this platform. 

*Halsbury's Laws Of India (Civil Procedure) 

*Manual of the Civil Procedure Code, 15e

*MP Jain: The Code of Civil Procedure including Limitation Act, 1963, 5th ed

*Mulla : The Code of Civil Procedure
Criminal Procedure
The law of criminal procedure regulates the modes of apprehending, charging, and trying suspected offenders; the imposition of penalties on convicted offenders; and the methods of challenging the legality of conviction after judgment is entered. Litigation in this area frequently deals with conflicts of fundamental importance for the allocation of power between the state and its citizens.(Procedural Law - Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Trials | Britannica, n.d.)

Find a vast collection of scholarly articles, e-books & print books, case analyses & judgements and many such resources for research support and other study material on the topic of Criminal Procedure.
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The library has a vast collection of books related to Criminal Procedure in print and ebook format. Below are the most circulated books related to Criminal Procedure. You can find and check the availability of books (print & e-format) in our catalogue.


EBC's Criminal Procedure by R.V Kelkar ...Criminal procedure
By:Kelkar, R. V

 

 





Amazon cover imageRatanlal and Dhirajlal the code of criminal procedure
By:Ratanlal







Law relating to criminal procedure a commentary on criminal procedure code 1973
By:Gupta, Shriniwas





Amazon cover imageInternational criminal law
By:Cassese, Antonio








Amazon cover imageInternational criminal procedure
By: Boas, Gideon  Bischoff, James L 
Reid, Natalie L






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You can find case reports, judgments, and other relevant Criminal Procedure-related documents on SCC OnlineManupatraLexis AdvanceWestlawHeinOnline, and other platforms.

Ebsco Academic Collection: Access over 500 ebooks on Criminal Procedure through the Ebsco ebook portal.
You can also access a vast number of journals and articles.

Lexis Advance: Below are the highly demanded ebooks related to Criminal Procedure that are available on this platform. 

*D D Basu- Code of Criminal Procedure, 5th Edition 2014

*Halsbury's Laws Of India (Criminal Procedure)

*K D Gaur: Textbook on The Code of Criminal Procedure, 2nd ed

*Narender Kumar : Key to Criminal Court Parctice and Procedures, 6th Edn