National lok adalats dispose 8.80 lakh cases

 Around 8.80 lakh cases -- related to land acquisition, revenue and rural employment scheme MNREGA -- involving an amount of Rs 200 crore were disposed by National Lok Adalat held across India.

Now Lok Adalat to take up disputes subject-wise in Nagpur

A unique idea has hit upon the organisers of the Lok Adalat, who would be now holding it subject-wise or separately for identical cases.

Over 24,000 cases disposed off in a single day

As many as 24,071 cases were settled in a single day, bringing down the number of pending cases in the districts court by six per cent during the day-long national Lok Adalat held in the city on Saturday.

Tamil Nadu exceeds Lok Adalat target of 14 lakh cases

Going the extra mile, nearly 15 lakh cases were on Saturday disposed of in Tamil Nadu, exceeding its target of 14 lakh, during the second National Lok Adalat.

Keep ego in check to make Lok Adalat successful: Justice Dave

Second Nation Lok Adalat, to be held in all courts across the country on Saturday, was inaugurated by Supreme Court judge Justice AR Dave who asked litigants to keep their ego in control and have a "big heart" to help dispose of the cases.

Second National Lok Adalat to be held on Dec 6 in all courts

With an aim to reduce pendency of cases in courts, the second National Lok Adalat will be held on December 6 in all courts across the country, including the Supreme Court.

Lok Adalat gaining ground, over 1.73 L cases settled since

The concept of Maha Lok Adalat has been gaining momentum in Maharashtra with a large number of cases being amicably settled through alternate dispute redressal (ADR) mechanism.

National Lok Adalat in Nagpur on April 12

The mechanism of Lok Adalats available for disposal and resolution of disputes will be used to clear pending cases at the earliest by sorting out suitable ones.

Lok Adalat asks man to spend equal time with wife, partner

A Lok Adalat held here has brokered a unique agreement among a man, his wife and his live-in partner, granting the latter an exclusive 15-day access per month to the man in question.

Over 13 lakh cases settled in TN during Lok Adalat

More than 13 lakh cases were resolved and Rs 1,041 crores settled in the recent Lok Adalat held in the state, Madras High Court Judge M Jaichandren said here on Saturday.

Ensure litigants aren`t coerced to accept Lok Adalat order: CJI

The presiding members of Lok Adalats must ensure that litigants are not "intimidated" or "misled" to give their consent to the decisions as they are final and cannot be appealed against, Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam said.

Litigants have no right to challenge Lok Adalat decree: HC

The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has ruled that litigants have no right to make vexatious challenges to the relief obtained by them from Lok Adalat.

Lok Adalat disposes of over 4,000 cases, awards Rs 90.85 lakh

A Lok Adalat organised by Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DLSA) on Saturday disposed of over 4,000 cases and awarded a total compensation of Rs 90.85 lakh.

About 1,080 cases solved at Lok Adalat in Greater Noida

About 1,080 cases were solved in the district court complex here as District Legal Services Authority organised a Lok Adalat on Sunday, a DLSA official said on Monday.

Maharashtra Lok Adalat settles 1.92 lakh cases

The 5th Lok Adalat held in the district resolved 26,504 cases, as per the statistics provided by the Maharashtra District Legal Services Authority.

106 accidental insurance claims settled in lok ada

Altogether 106 cases arising out of accidental insurance claims were settled with an award of Rs 1.23 crore to victims` families at a state level Lok Adalat held here.

Lok Adalat disposes of over 4,100 cases, awards Rs 72.49 lakh

The Lok Adalat organised by Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DLSA) on Saturday disposed of over 4,100 cases and awarded compensation of over Rs 72 lakh.

Lok Adalat to settle power theft cases Oct 13-14

A special Lok Adalat to settle power theft cases in south and west Delhi will be held on October 13 and 14.

Thane: Over 40,000 cases listed for Mahalok adalat

In the first `Lok Adalat` held in November, a total of 58,000 cases were settled and an amount worth Rs 4.02 crores was disbursed towards claims.

`Permanent Lok Adalat valid, its decision binding`

The Supreme Court upheld the constitutional validity of setting up of Permanent Lok Adalat and making its decisions binding on parties with the provision that they cannot be challenged in courts.