Advice on Property law

Can a person claim ownership on the basis of mutation

Father purchased a plot out of his own income but the plot was registered in the name of my mother. The said plot is muted in my mother's name, therefore, my mother claims that she is the absolute owner of the plot. I have one brother and one sister all are married I...

Step mother sold joint family property

My father has made a gift in favor of his second wife who is my stepmother thereupon she took possession over the property. She sold that property to his son-in-law thereafter my step-sister erected a house thereon. The property gifted was probably our joint family...

Limitation period for setting aside sale of ancestral property

What is the limitation period for setting aside the sale of the ancestral property? My father sold ancestral property against the will of my family. I was minor at the time of sale. Can I file any suit for cancellation of that sale deed? Question From: Property Law If...

Gift of ancestral property to daughter-in-law

My father has transferred whole ancestral property to his daughter-in-law. He transferred that property by way of gift deed. He made the gift with an ulterior motive, which I don't want to discuss here. I want to file suit for cancellation of that gift deed. Is it...

Leave and licence

A person intentionally treated lease document as leave and license. He is trying to evict the person in whose favour that lease deed is executed. What is the ingredients of lease and leave & license? Question From: Property Law A licence is a power or authority to...

Separate property cannot treated as ancestral property

I purchased some property from my own income. My family members are treating that property in the bunch of joint family property. I want to sell my property. Whether self acquired property can be treated as joint family property. Question From: Property Law It is well...

Unregistered lease

I gave my house and adjacent land for manufacturing of shoes. That house was given on lease. Lease deed was unregistered, but both parties signed it. The lease was accepted on payment of twenty thousand rupees per month as rent. The lessee enjoyed it for four years....

sale of property by POA holder

I purchased Plot in 2010 with power of attorney. The power of attorney was given to some person by original owner. I started construction in 2016 on plot. Now the thing is coming that original owner is denying that he has not given power of attorney to any person and...

Transfer of trust property

My grandfather was created a trust for the construction and running of a school. He had appointed my father as trustee. My grandfather was died in year 1974. My father is died in year 2015. This trust is created by a Will, according to it I am the trustee of this...

Cancellation of allotment

I have booked a flat in a housing project constructed by the Lucknow Development Authority. I have deposited booking amount and flat is allotted in my name. Thereafter LDA gave me 30 days to deposit 25% of the total value of the property which is also deposited in...

Land reacquired under land acquisition act

Our land was acquired by the government in year 2000 and compensation was also paid. But after 4 years we regained our land by the order of the court, acquired lands were not utilised by the government for the purpose it were acquired. Now the government again...