Lecture Topics

  • Examination of plaint, Procedure of admitting, return and rejection of plaint, especially partly barred suits  (High Court Rules & Orders-Volume-I, Chapter 1-C, Order 7, Rule 9, 10 and 11 CPC)
  • Jurisdiction of Civil Court (Section 9, 15-24-A, Order 9-A CPC)
  • Management of Process of Serving and Copying Agency of Civil Court + Disciplinary and Promotion Matters
  • An Overview of Canal and Drainage Act (disputes about warabandi)
  • An Overview of Colonization of Government Land Act with special reference to effect of section 19-A.
  • Opinion of third persons when relevant.(Article 59-69 of Qunaun-e-Shahadat Order 1984)
  • Principles for the grant of specific performance and part performance of a contract for sale
  • Production, Impounding and Return of Documents. Summoning and attendance of witnessess (Order 13, rule 1-11 CPC and Order 16, rule 1-21)
  • Hearing of Suits and Examination of witnesses. (Order 18, rules 1-18)
  • Ojbections to an arbitration award, their settlement and duties of the court
  • An Overview of the Land Revenue Act + Understanding Revenue Documents
  • i) Temporary Injunction, Interlocutory Orders                                                                                               
  • ii) Permanent + Perpetual and Mandatory Injunction   (Order 39, Rule 1-10 and Sections 52-57 of Specific Relief Act 1877)
  • Settlement of Issues + Placing of Onus + Recording of evidence in rebuttal (Order 14, rule 1-7 and Articles 117-129 of Qunaun-e-Shahadat Order 1984)    
  • Limitations in filing a suit for pre-emption, notice of demand and deposit of one third of sale price
  • Principles of compensation for compulsory acquisition land including operation of sec. 25 of Land AcquisitionAct
  • Stay of Suit (Section 10 CPC)+Resjudicata(Section 11 CPC)
  • An overview of the Civil Courts Ordinance 1962 + Distribution of Judicial Work
  • Judgment writing and decree in civil matters. (Section 2(2), order 20, rule 1-20 and order 34, rules 1-15)
  • An Overview of Law of Inheritance
  • Computation and Extension of Limitation - Application of Sections, 5, 12 and 18 of the Limitation Act
  • Curative and Punitive Provisions of CPC
  • Restitution under CPC, the Contract Act and Frustration of Contract
  • Void and Voidable Contracts
  • Grant of Physical remand-especially women + discharge and cancellation of criminal cases + Non appearance of the complainant + withdrawl and stoppage of proceedings on complaint + acquittal of the accused at any stage (Sections 63, 173, 247-249-A, Cr.PC and Police rules)
  • Examination of Private complaints and the issuance of process (Sections 200-205 Cr. PC)
  • Conduct of trial of Juvenile Offenders + Women and accused being lunatic + Conduct of state cases connected with private criminal complaints and cross version
  • Framing of charge + joinder of charges and procedure in trial of cases (Sections 221-245-A, Cr.PC)
  • Admissions generally + judicial and evidentiary admission and the rule of confrontation
  • Power to record statements and confessions, right of the accused to be defended, his competency to be a witness and power to examine the accused (Sections 164, 340 and 342 Cr.PC)
  • Post Arrest Bail + provisions as to bonds and disposal of property + Effect of Zubair's cases and further development of law Section 497,Sections 513-525 Cr.PC
  • Identification Parade + inquiry by Magistrate into cause of death, power to disinter corpses.(High Court rules and orders, Police rules and section 176 Cr.PC)
  • Superdari + Summary Trial
  • Procurement of attendance of accused and prosecution witnesses
  • Code of Conduct
  • Misc proceedings (Section 539-561 Cr.PC)
  • Delay in Reduction (in Civil and Criminal Cases)
  • Judgment in Criminal Matters
  • Administrative and Financial responsibilities of Senior Civil Judges
  • The jurisdiction of criminal courts in inquiry and trials+ Scrutiny of cases traible by Court of Session (Sections 177-199-B, Cr.PC )
  • Maintenance and Inspection of Relevant Registers
  • Jail Manual
  • Irregular Proceedings, Section 529-538
  • Fatal and Non-Fatal Irregularities under Cr.PC
  • Dissolution of suit for partnership, rendition accounts + disability of a foreign company to sue in Pakistan if not registered in Pakistan
  • Suits for:- possession and mesne profits, administration, possession through pre-emption.(Order 20, rule 12-16 and 18 CPC)
  • Etiquettes and Table Manners