Cavet and Who may lodge a cavet

Added in 1976. Section 148-A of Civil Procedure Code.
CAVEAT – To give notice before taking any action.

Caveat is not defined in Civil Procedure Code but it may be defined as a request made to the court that no order in a suit or proceeding instituted or likely to be instituted before it may be passed without hearing the person filing the caveat. The person who files a caveat is known as Caveator.Keep Reading

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CPC PRELIMINARY

An Act to consolidate and amend the laws relating to the procedure of the Courts of Civil Judicature. WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the laws relating to the procedure of the Courts of Civil Judicature; it is hereby enacted as follows- PRELIMINARY (1-8) Section 1. Short title,Keep Reading

SUITS IN GENERAL

PART I (9-35B) – SUITS IN GENERAL Jurisdiction of the Courts and Res-judicata Section 9. Courts to try all civil suits unless barred. The Courts shall (subject to the provisions herein contained) have jurisdiction to try all suits of a civil nature excepting suits of which their cognizance is eitherKeep Reading

EXECUTION

PART II (36-74) – EXECUTION General Section 36. Application to orders. The provisions of this Code relating to the execution of decree (including provisions relating to payment under a decree) shall, so far as they are applicable, be deemed to apply to the execution of orders (including payment an order).Keep Reading

APPEALS

PART VII (96-112) – APPEALS Appeals from original decrees Section 96. Appeal from original decree. (1) Save where otherwise expressly provided in the body of this Code or by any other law for the time being in force, an appeal shall lie from every decree passed by any Court exercisingKeep Reading

RULES

PART X (121-131) – RULES Section 121. Effect of rules in First Schedule. The rules in a First Schedule shall have effect as if enacted in the body of this Code until annulled or altered in accordance with the provisions of this Part. Section 122. Power of certain High CourtsKeep Reading

MISCELLANEOUS

PART XI (132-158) -MISCELLANEOUS Section 132. Exemption of certain women from personal appearance. (1) Women who, according to the customs and manners of the country, ought not to be compelled to appear in public shall be exempt from personal appearance in Court. (2) Nothing herein contained shall be deemed to exemptKeep Reading

PARTIES OF SUITS

ORDER I – PARTIES OF SUITS 1. Who may be joined as plaintiffs. All persons may be joined in one suit as plaintiffs where- (a) any right to relief in respect of, or arising out of, the same act or transaction or series of acts or transactions is alleged toKeep Reading

FRAME OF SUIT

ORDER II – FRAME OF SUIT 1. Frame of suit. Every suit shall as far as practicable be framed so as to afford ground for final decision upon the subjects in dispute and to prevent further litigation concerning them. 2. Suit to include the whole claim. (1) Every suit shallKeep Reading