Opinions

July 18, 2018

The need to restrict Freedom of Expression on Social Media

Human rights are based on the principle that every individual is entitled to respect. Their fundamental assumption is that each person is a moral and rational […]
July 12, 2018

The Avenfield Verdict

The much debated 9- month long Avenfield case pertaining to the purchase of four flats in Park Lane, London by the Sharif family was finally concluded […]
June 22, 2018

Contract Law in Pakistan demands to be ‘re-visited’

The Contract Act of 1872 was brought into effect by the Imperial legislative Council as an Act No: 9 of 1872, in British India, derived from […]
June 6, 2018

Undermining the Jurisdiction of the High Court

Independence of Judiciary means that judiciary must be free from the intrusions of the other organs of the State i.e. Legislature and Executive. Early Political Thinkers […]
May 7, 2018

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative Dispute Resolution, usually referred to as ADR, is a process in which parties in a dispute resolve their problems with mutual consent without going through […]
April 12, 2018

Sharia Law and its Impact within a State

Muslim Law, often termed to be Muhammadan law, influences the legal core of the Muslim nations around the globe. It impacts the both legal and social […]
February 14, 2018

DOWRY: The Stigma Set in Stone

Dowry is one of the most notorious problems plaguing the institution of marriage in Pakistan. Termed to be’ pre-mortem inheritance’[1], it is a social stigma which […]
February 1, 2018

The Pakistan Penal Code and the Offence of Murder

All criminal offences in Pakistan are dealt with legislation contained in the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC). This law was originally authored by Lord Macaulay in 1860 […]