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Bihar State Bar Council elections to be held on March 27

Bihar State Bar Council elections to be held on March 27

  The election for Bihar State Bar Council will be held on March 27 and the process would begin tomorrow with filing of nomination papers, a top official of the Council said.

Feb 11, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

SC judges vs CJI: Bar Council delegation meet Justice Chelameswar

On Saturday, the Council had criticised the four senior-most judges of the apex court on a 'minor issue' of rostering.

Jan 14, 2018, 13:05 PM IST
Should politicians remain lawyers? Bar Council issues notice to lawmakers

Should politicians remain lawyers? Bar Council issues notice to lawmakers

The council has sought replies from lawmakers on whether they should be debarred from practice while they are serving as legislators. 

Jan 10, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
DU LLB seats row: Delhi High Court to continue hearing today

DU LLB seats row: Delhi High Court to continue hearing today

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday will continue hearing the plea seeking directions to the Bar Council of India to not reduce LLB seats in Delhi University.

Jun 27, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Allahabad High Court lawyers join nation-wide strike

Judicial work was paralysed at the Allahabad High Court today as advocates here joined a nationwide strike in protest against proposed amendments in the Advocates Act.

Apr 21, 2017, 21:44 PM IST

Marriage prospect of lawyer is low in today's market: CJI

Chief Justice of India T S Thakur on Friday that the prospect of getting a bride was "bleak" for a lawyer as compared to those in other professions like civil services. "...In the marriage market also the lawyer has no value. In the marriage market, they say your son is IAS officer, ok yes, IFS, IPS and so on but when you say lawyer, they say no no...there is no value in marriage market.

Jan 08, 2016, 23:29 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Bar Council to decide today on lawyers' 'unruly' behaviour

The Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry has decided to take a decision on Thursday on the issue of errant advocates allegedly engaging in unruly behaviour like laying seige to court halls, taking out rallies and obstructing court work.

Sep 24, 2015, 01:51 AM IST

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May 13, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

AAP does contempt of court, makes identities of rape victims public

In a shocking revelation, AAP leaders Sanjay Singh and Atishi Marlena made the identities of two rape victims public in Madhya Pradesh.

May 13, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

Bar Council enrols former IPS officer Rahul Sharma as advocate

The Bar Council of Gujarat has enrolled retired IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who took on the Gujarat government over the 2002 communal riots, as an advocate.

Apr 14, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Bar Council enrols ex-IPS officer Rahul Sharma as advocate

The Bar Council of Gujarat has enrolled retired IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who took on the Gujarat government over the 2002 communal riots, as an advocate.

Apr 14, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Entry of foreign law firms; SC seeks response of Bar Council

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from Bar Council of India (BCI) on a plea filed against the 2009 Bombay High Court verdict holding that foreign law firms cannot carry on liaison activities here without being enrolled as advocates under the Indian statute.

Apr 06, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

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Mar 16, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

Bar Council of Maharashtra to hold 2-day lawyers' conference

 The Bar Council of Maharashtra will organise a two-day state-level lawyers' conference here from tomorrow.

Mar 13, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

Jayalalithaa DA caseL Karnataka bar council condemns "unruly" behaviour of TN advocates

The Karnataka State Bar Council on Saturday condemned the "unruly behaviour" of some advocates from Tamil Nadu on High Court premises here during the hearing on bail plea of jailed AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa last Tuesday.

Oct 11, 2014, 19:54 PM IST

Foreign couple says Indian advocates charged Rs 3.5 cr fee

A foreign couple, who is involved in a legal tussle with a local charity being run by the Tibetan administration-in-exile here for more than five decades, is now locked in another battle with two Indian advocates.

May 12, 2014, 15:38 PM IST

Madras HC upholds Bar Council`s order suspending lawyer

Madras HC upheld the state Bar Council`s October 17 order suspending an advocate, who along with some others were allegedly functioning as "arbitral tribunals" in Coimbatore.

Nov 21, 2013, 22:17 PM IST

Bar Council to Bihar govt: Remove Samastipur DDC

DDC had advocate Anil Kumar Singh arrested for receiving a fee of Rs 30 for drafting a petition, which the DDC considered as bribe.

Apr 25, 2012, 16:02 PM IST

High Court issues notices to Delhi bar council

The Delhi High Court issued notices to the state bar council and others on a plea for an early election of the Rohini Court Bar Association (RCBA).

Mar 07, 2012, 18:30 PM IST

Karnataka Bar Council charges police with excesses

The Karnataka State Bar Council on Sunday charged police with committing excesses on lawyers in the March 2 violence.

Mar 04, 2012, 18:09 PM IST