Litigation has gone beyond reach of poor man: SC

Fighting legal battle in courts has become so expensive that it has gone beyond the reach of a poor man, the Supreme Court has said while expressing concern over the legal profession getting commercialised.

Lack of funds hampering marginalised from getting legal remedy: Jaya

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday said increasing cost of litigation and marginalized sections` ability to avail their constitutional right to legal remedies was seriously hampered by their lack of resources.

Google may face litigation over alleged `manipulation of search results`

Google could face ‘a tsunami of litigation’ if it does not make efforts to bring changes in its biased search results, the head of a British search engine company has said.

Get a certificate that litigation is necessary, Bombay HC tells Govt

In a significant order, Bombay High
Court has asked India Security Press and two other government-run organisations to get a certificate that their appeals against CAT order are really necessary.

Litigation is not a lottery ticket: Supreme Court

Holding that litigation was not
like buying a lottery ticket for manipulators and speculators,
the SC has imposed a fine of Rs two lakh each on two persons for fradulently grabbing two pieces of govt
land in UP`s Ghaziabad.

Make litigation affordable: PM

"Justice delayed is justice denied", noted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday, urging the government, the judiciary and lawyers to work together to make litigation affordable and reduce the mounting court cases.

California users sue Facebook over privacy laws

Five Facebook users filed a civil lawsuit on Monday alleging that the social networking site is violating California`s privacy
laws and misleading members about how their personal information is used.