Category Archives: Useful Information

Maharashtra Land Laws

Part of

3 Year Course (First Year Sem IV)

5 Year Course (Third Year Sem VIII)


Central Legislation

  • Urban Land Ceiling Act 1976 (although it is repealed, it continues to remain in force in Maharashtra)
  • *Land Acquisition Act 1940 or Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquision, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act 2013 (depending on OLD / NEW curriculum)
  • Indian Registration Act 1908
  • Environment Protection Act 1986

State Legislation

  • Maharashtra Land Revenue Code 1966
  • Bombay Tenancy and Agricultural Lands Act 1948
  • Maharashtra Regional Town Planning Act 1969
  • MHADA Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority Act 1976
  • Developmental Control Regulations 1991 for Mumbai
  • Maharashtra Agricultural Land Ceiling Act 1961
  • Bombay Stamp Act

Family Law Part 2

Part of

3 Year Course (First Year Sem III)

5 Year Course (Third Year Sem VII)


Marriage and Kinship

Customary Practice and State Regulation

Conversion and its effect on family

Joint Family


Matrimonial Remedies

Alimony and maintenance

Child and the family

Family and its changing pattern

Settlement of spousal property

Establishment of Family Courts

Uniform Civil Code

Administrative Law

Part of

3 Year Course (First Year Sem II)

5 Year Course (Third Year Sem VII)


Evolution, Nature and Scope of Administrative Law

Civil Service in India

Legislative Powers of Administration

Judicial Powers of Administration

Judicial Control of Administrative Action

Administrative Discretion

Liability of Wrongs

Corporations and Public Undertakings

Informal Methods of Settlement of Disputes and Grievance Redressal Procedures

Practical Training Part 1

Part of

3 Year Course (First Year Sem II)

5 Year Course (Third Year Sem VI)


  • Professional Ethics
  • Advocacy for Lawyers
  • Bar and Bench Relations
  • The Contempt of Law and Practice
  • Selected opinions of Disciplinary Committee of Bar Councils and Major Judgements of the Supreme Court on the subject

Consumer Protection Law

Part of

3 Year Course (First Year Sem I)

5 Year Course (Third Year Sem V)


Consumer movements

Consumer – The Concept

Unfair Trade Practices

Consumer of goods

Supply of essential commodities

Consumer safety

Commercial Services

Enforcement of consumer rights