Friday, Dec 09, 2022

bar council


Bombay HC issues notice to Bar Council of India on plea against long court vacations

November 16, 2022 3:26 am

According to the plea, long court vacations were a ‘relic of colonial era’ and violated a litigant’s right to avail justice.

Bar Council condemns NIA raids, calls it ‘illegal’, ‘unjustified’

October 19, 2022 7:31 am

The BCPH said that it has viewed the “unconscionable condemnable deliberate acts of false intimidation and overreach” against its advocate on roll “very seriously”.

Chandigarh Bar association elections nullified, new poll ordered in a month

August 28, 2021 1:14 am

Hans in his election petition, filed before the BCPH, had contended that during elections the guidelines issued by the Bar Council were not properly followed.

Madras HC asks TN Bar Council to spell out mechanism to act against errant lawyers

June 16, 2021 10:48 am

The court gave the direction during the hearing of an advocate and her daughter after a case was filed against them by police personnel who alleged misbehaviour over following Covid-19 guidelines.

Shia Waqf Board polls on April 20, state government notifies

March 26, 2021 6:18 am

On March 18, the Allahabad High Court had asked the Uttar Pradesh government “under which authority of law it appointed an administrator” in the Shia Waqf Board.

Bar council chief’s murder: Cop who took victim to hospital to be questioned

June 15, 2019 4:22 am

On Wednesday, Darvesh Singh Yadav was shot dead by Manish Babu Sharma, also a lawyer, who then turned the gun on himself. Manish is undergoing treatment at a hospital and doctors said he was critical.

UP Bar Council chief shot dead inside Agra court two days after her election

June 12, 2019 7:01 pm

The pistol used in the attack was a licensed weapon and has been recovered, he said.  An eyewitness told PTI that Yadav visited the Civil Court for the firs time after her appointment as UP Bar Council president.

Madras HC expresses shock over enrolment of lawyers without formal education

October 26, 2017 4:23 pm

"Persons who have not even passed 6th or 7th and 10th standards are able to procure open university MA degrees...Subsequently, the said degrees have been used to get admissions into law colleges and obtain law degrees. Based on the same, they started enrolling (in the bar)."

Shutdown evening law colleges at DU: Bar Council

January 11, 2016 4:13 pm

The Bar Council of India also asked the University of Delhi to issue a notification stating that no admissions be made for evening classes from the next year

Bar Council to host Pakistani delegation

January 08, 2016 6:11 am

The delegation members will also participate in the “2nd Indo-Pak Cricket Lawyers Tournament” scheduled from January 16 to 18.