LLB FIRST YEAR SYLLABUS SEMESTER I JURISPRUDENCE-I CODE LJP 101 Unit I Introduction: Nature and scope of Jurisprudence, Need for study of Jurisprudence, Jurisprudence Linkage between Jurisprudence and other sciences Unit II Perspective, Analytical Positivism, Pure Schools of Jurisprudence: Natural Law with Indian Perspective Theory, Legal Realism, Historical Jurisprudence Unit III II: Sociological Jurisprudence School of Jurisprudence-II Administration of Justice, Civil and Criminal Justice System
Unit IV Legislation, Precedent Sources of Law: Custom, Legislation Reference Books: 1. Boderheimer- Jurisprudence-The The Philosophy & Method of Law (1996) Un Universal, versal, Delhi 2. R.W.M. Dias-Jurisprudence Jurisprudence (1994) Indian Reprint Reprint-Adithya Books, Delhi 3. Fitzgerald-Salmond Salmond on Jurisprudence (1999), Tripathi, Bombay 4. Dhyani SN-Jurisprudence-A A Study of Indian Legal Theory (1985)
LAW OF CONTRACT-I CODE LLC 102 Unit I Formation of Contract: Meaning and nature of contract Offer/Proposal: Definition, Communication, Revocation, General/Specific offer, Invitation of treat, Acceptance: Definition, Communication, Revocation, Provisional acceptance, Tenders/Auctions
Unit II: Consideration and Capacity:: Consideration: Definition, Essentials, Privity of Contract, Exception Section 2(d) 25 Capacity to enter into a contract; Minor’s Position, Nature/effect of minor’s agreements. Unit III Validity, Discharge and Performance of Contract Contract: Free Consent, Coercion, Undue influence, Misrepresentation, Fraud, Mistake Mistake, Unlawful consideration and object Effect of void, voidable, valid, illegal, unlawful and uncertain agreemen agreement/contracts t/contracts, Discharge of Contracts, Performance, Time and Place of performance performance, Agreement, Impossibility of performance and frustration, Breach: Anticip Anticipatory & Present Unit IV Remedies and Quasi Contracts Contracts: Remedies: Damages, Kinds, Remoteness etc., Injunction,, Specific Performance, Quantum Meruit, Quasi Contract (Section 68 68-72), Act: Indian Contract Act, 1872 Reference Books: 1. Beatsen (ed.)-Anson's Anson's Law of Contract: (27th Ed. 1998) 2. Anson-Law Law of Contract (1998), Universal, Delhi 3. Pollock and Mulla-Indian Indian Contract Act 4. Avtar Singh-Law Law of Contract, Eastern Book Co. (Lucknow) 5. S.K.Kapoor- Samvidha Vidhi (Hindi)
LAW OF TORT-I CODE LLT 103 Unit I Introduction and Principle in Tort Tort: Nature & Definition of Tort, Development of Tort, Tort Tort distinguished from Contract, Crime and Breach of Trust Trust, Cyber tort Unit II General Condition of Liability in Tort Tort: Wrongful Act, Legal Damage, Damnum sine Injuria, Injuria Injuria sine Damnum, Legal Remedy Remedy-Ubi jus ibi remedium, Mental Element in Tort, Tort Motive, Intention, ntention, Malice and its Kinds Kinds, Malfeasance, Misfeasance and non-feasance feasance, Fault whether essential
Unit III injuria, Act of God, Inevitable accidents, accidents Plaintiff’s Justification of Tort: Volenti non fit injuria default, Private defence, Judicial and Quasi Quasi-Judicial Act, Parental and Quasi-Parental Parental authority, authority Acts causing slight harm Unit IV Remedies and Damages: Personal Capacity Capacity, Who cannot sued, General Remedies in Tort, Tort Damages and its kinds, Remoteness of Damage (In Re Prolemis & Wagon Mount Case), Case) Judicial and Extra Judicial Remedies, Joint Tort feasors Vicarious Liability Reference Books: 1. Salmond & Heuston-On On the Law of Torts (2000), Universal, Delhi 2. D. D. Basu, The Law of Torts (1982) Kamal, Calcutta. 3. Winfield & Jolowiz on Tort (1999) Sweet and Maxwell, London 4. Ratan Lal & Dhiraj Law-The The Law of Torts (1997) Universal, Delhi 5. R.K.Bangia, Law of Torts
FAMILY LAW-I CODE LFL 104 Hindu Law Unit I Nature, Who is Hindu & Sources of Hindu Law Law, Hindu Marriage Act, 1955: (Sec.5-23) (Sec.5 Unit II Maintenance under Hindu Marriage Act (Sec.24 & 25) 25), Maintenance Under Hindu Adoption And Maintenance Act, 1956 (Sec.18, 19 & 20) 20), Adoption: Essential & Effect (Sec.6 to 12 of HA&MA, 1956), Kinds and Powers of guardian under Hindu Minor Minority ity & Guardianship Act, 1956 (Sec.6-13), Muslim Law Unit III Nature & Sources of Muslim Law, Who is Muslim? Muslim?, Muslim Marriage: Essentials, Option of puberty, Kinds of Marriage under Sunni Law & Shia Law, Mehr: Definition, Concept, Kinds of Dower, Rights off Wife in case of Unpaid Mehr Unit IV
Divorce: Classification of Divorce Divorce,Maintenance Maintenance of Wife Under Muslim personal law, Cr. P. C and Muslim Women (Protection ofRight on Divorce) Act, 1986 1986, Parentage and Legitimacy, Legitimacy Kinds and Powers of guardian. Acts 1. Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 2. Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act, 1956 3. Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956 3. Muslim Women (Protection of Right on Divorce) Act, 1986 Reference Books: 1. J.D.M. Derrett- Hindu Law Hindu Law, (18th Ed. 2002) Butterworth Publication 2. Mulla -Hindu 3. Paras Diwan, Hindu Law, Allahabad Law Agency 4. Dr.R.K.Singh, Hindu Law (Hindi), Allahabad Law Agency 5. Kusum & P.P.Sexena, Lecture on Hindu Law, Butterworthe Pub Publication Hi
LAW OF CRIMES-I CODE LLC 105 Unit I Introduction to Substantive Criminal Law Law: Extent and operation of the Indian Penal Code Definition of crime, Fundamental elements of crime crime, Stage of a crime; Intention, Preparation, Attempt, Commission (i) i) Essentials of the attempt, Impossible attempt, attempt and preparation distinguished Unit II General Explanations and Exceptions (Sec.76 (Sec.76-106):(i)Definition (i)Definition (ii) Constructive joint liability (iii) Mistake (iv) Judicial and Executive acts (v) Accident (vi) Necessity (vii) Infancy (viii) Insanity (ix) Intoxication (x) Consent (xi) Good faith (xii) Private defence Unit III Abetment and Criminal Conspiracy (Sec.107 to 114; Sec 120 120-A,B) Unit IV Punishment Theories: Deterrent, Retributive, Preventive, Expiatory and Reformative Theory, Theory Punishment under the IPC: Fine, Life-Imprisonment, Imprisonment, Death Sentence Act The Indian Penal Code, 1860
Reference Books: 1. Pillai, PSA, Criminal Law 2. Jeroma Hall, Principles inciples of Criminal Law 3. R.C.Nigam, Criminal Law 4. Ratan Lal & Dhiraj Law, Indian Penal Code 5. K.D.Gaur, Criminal Law cases and materials
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF INDIA INDIA-I CODE LCI 106 Unit I Constitution: Definition and Classification Classification, Sources of Constitution,, Constitutional Conventions, Salient features of Indian Constitution Constitution, Rule of Law, Separation of power Unit II Distributive of Powers between Center and States States: Legislative Powers - Administrative Powers - Financial Power, Doctrine of Territorial Nexus–Doctrine rine of Harmonious, Construction Doctrine of Pith and Substance-Doctrine Doctrine of Repugnanc Repugnancy Unit III Constitutional Organs: (a) Parliament (b) Parliamentary Sovereignty (iii) Parliamentary Privileges (iv) Anti Defection Law (v) Executive Power (vi) Collective Responsibility of Cabinet (vii) Judiciary-Jurisdiction of Supreme Court and High Courts (viii) Independence of Judiciary (ix) Public Interest Litigation (x) Power of Judicial Review (xi) Doctrine of Political Question Unit IV Emergency Provisions, Amendment of Constitution, Doctrine of Basic Structure, Contractual and Tortious Liability of State, Right to Property and Freedom of Trade & Commerce Act 1. The Constitution of India, 1950 Reference Books: 1. D.D.Basu, Shorter Constitution of India, 2001 Wadhwa, Nagpur 2. H.M.Seervai, Constitution of India, Tripathi Bombay 3. V.N.Shukla, Constitution of India, Eastern Book Co. Lko. 4. M.P.Jain, Constitution of India, Wadhwa Nagpur
5. B. K. Sharma, Introduction to Constitution of India, Prentice Hall.
PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW LAW-I CODE LPI 107 Unit- I Definition and nature, General and Regional rules of International Law, Distinction between public International Law and Private International Law, Hogo Grotius, Is International Law true Law? Sanctions of observance of International Law, Sources of International Law (Article 38, Statute of the International Court of Justice), Relationship between international law and municipal law (Monism, Dualism, British, American and Indian Practice), Subject of international law (Various thories), Individual as subject of international law, law The essential characteristics of a State in International Law, Micro States, Sovereignty of States, Condominium, Vassal States and protectorates, Holy See, Commonwealth of Nations. Unit- II Recognition-Definition Definition of State Recognition, Recognition of Government, Theories of, of Recognition, ion, Recognition De Jure and De Facto, The Duty to Recognize, Legal Effect of, of Recognition, Withdrawl of Recognition, Retroactive effect of Recognition. Recognition., States Succession: Definition and Kinds of Succession, ession, consequences of state ssuccession,, Succession in i respect of International Ogranisation Intervention: Definition and its Prohibition, Grounds of Intervention. Intervention by invitation. State Jurisdiction-Territorial Territorial Jurisdiction and its limitations limitations, State Responsibility-Kinds Responsibility of State Responsibility, Consequences quences of State Responsibility. Unit- III State Terrotory: Concept, modes of acquisition, International Rivers Rivers, Air Space: Various Throies, Aerial Navigation (Five freedom of Air), Outer Space Treaty, 1967 1967, Law of Sea: Maritime Belt, Contiguous Zone, Continental Shelf, Excclusive Econimic Zone, The The, High Seas, Land Locked States, International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Piracy. Unit IV Extradiction: Definition, Purpose of Extradition, Legal Duty, Extr Extradiction adiction of Political Offenders, Doctrine of Double Criminality, Rule of Speciality Speciality, Asylum: Meaning, Right of Asylum, Types of Asylum Deplomatice Agents: Who are Diplomatic Agent? Classification of Heads of Mission, Function of Diplomatic Agents, The basis sis of Immunities and Privileges, Privileges and Immunities, Waiver of Immunity, Termination of Diplomatic Mission.
Consuls: Classification, function, privileges and Immunities Immunities, Internation Treaties: Meaning, kinds formation, Pacta Sunt Servanda, Rebus Sic Stantibus, Jus Cogens, Reservations and Termination. Reference Books: 1. Starke, Introduction to International Law 2. Rebecca Wallace, International Law 3. Brownlie, Principles of International Law 4. S.K.Kapoor, Public International Law 5. M.P.Tandon, Public International Law, ALA 6. K.C.Joshi, International Law
LLB FIRST YEAR SYLLABUS SEMESTER II JURISPRUDENCE-II CODE LJR 201 Unit I State, Sovereignty and Law: Nature and functions of a State and its relationship with law Nature and development of Sovereignty Nature and Kinds of law and theories of justice Unit II Law and Legislation: Law and Morality Morality, Law and Religion, Law and Social change Unit III d Property Concepts of Law: Rights and Duties Personality Possession, Ownership and Unit IV Negligence, Absolute Liability, Immunity Principles of Liability: Liability and Negligence Reference Books: 1. Boderheimer- Jurisprudence-The The Philosophy & Method of Law (1996) Un Universal, versal, Delhi 2. R.W.M. Dias-Jurisprudence Jurisprudence (1994) Indian Reprint Reprint-Adithya Books, Delhi 3. Fitzgerald-Salmond Salmond on Jurisprudence (1999), Tripathi, Bombay 4. Dhyani SN-Jurisprudence-A A Study of Indian Legal Theory (1985)
LAW OF CONTRACT II: SPECIFIC CONTRACT Code LLC 202 Unit I A. Indemnity and Guarantee (Sec.124 (Sec.124-147): Indemnity & Guarantee-the the Concept, Definition, Methods, Commencement of liability of the indemnifier indemnifier, Nature of indemnity clauses, clauses Distinction between indemnity and Guarantee Guarantee, Right/Duties of Indemnifier, Indemnified and Surety, Discharge of Surety's liabi liability, Kinds of Guarantee
Unit-II Bailment and Pledge (Sec. 148 148-171 and Sec.172-181): Meaning and Distinction, Distinction Rights and Duties of Bailor/Bailee, Pawnor/Pawnee Pawnor/Pawnee, Lien, Termination of Bailment, Commercial Commercia utility of pledge transaction Unit-III Agency (Sec.182 to 238): Definitions of Agent and Principal Principal, Essentials of relationship of agency, Creation of agency: by agreement, ratification and law Relation of principal/agent, subagent and substituted agent Termination of agenc agency Unit IV requirement--kinds of Govt. Government Contract: Constitutional provisions, procedural requirement Contracts performance of such contracts, Settlement of disputes and remedies Reference Books: 1. Beatsen (ed.)-Anson's Anson's Law of Contract: (27th Ed. 1998) 2. Anson-Law of Contract (1998), Universal, Delhi 3. Pollock and Mulla-Indian Indian Contract Act 4. Avtar Singh-Law Law of Contract, Eastern Book Co.(Lucknow) 5. S.K.Kapoor- Samvidha Vidhi (Hindi)
LAW OF TORT II CODE LLT-203 Specific Wrong and Consumer Protection Laws Unit-I Tort Relating to Personal:: Assault, Battery, False Imprisonment and abuses, Legal Proceedings, Malicious Procaution Unit II Tort relating to Property: Trespass, Nuisance, Trespass to Land and Goods Defamation, Detinue, Conversion Tort to incorporal personal property-Copy Copy right, Trade mark, Trade name and Patent right Negligence, Res ipsa loquitor, Contributory negligence, Strict Liability or liability without fault and its applicability under MVA, 1988 Unit-III
Consumer Protection Act: Consumersio Consumersion n in India (Historical Background), Consumers: the concept, definition and scope, object of CPAct, Rights of Consumers. Unfair Trade Practice, Restriction Trade Practice, Defect in goods, Deficiency in service: Medical, Lawyering, Electricity, Housing, Postal services etc. Unit- IV Enforcement of Consumer Rights: Consumer Forum under C.P.Act C.P.Act-Jurisdiction, Jurisdiction, Powers and functions, Exceptions of order, Judicial Review, PIL, Class action, Remedies, Appeal, Administrative Remedies, C. P. Courts. Act Consumer Protection Act, 1986 Reference Books: 1. Saraf D.N., Law of Consumer Protection in India, 1995 Tripathi 2 R.K.Bangia, Consumer Protection Act 3. P.K.Majumdar, The Law of Consumer Protection in India, 1998 Orient Publishing Co. Delhi
FAMILY LAW-II CODE LFL 204 Hindu Law Unit I Joint Hindu Family: Origin, Nature of Joint Family and Coparcenary, Characteristic features of Coparcenary, Distinction between Coparcenary and Joint Family, Classification of Property: Joint Family Property and Separate Property, Karta: Position, Powers and Liabilities, Debts Debt Unit II Partition: Definition, Persons entitled to demand Partition, Reopening and Reunion Hindu Succession Act, 1956: Features, Devolution of interest in Coparcenary Property (Sec.6), List of heirs in Class-II & II of the Schedule, Hindu Women’s Right to Property Muslim Law Unit III Hiba: Definition, Essentials, Kinds and Formalities for a Va Valid lid Hiba, Revocation of Hiba, Hiba Will: Definition, Essentials and Kinds of a Valid Will, Abatement of Legacies, Revocation of Will. Unit IV
Pre-emption: Definition, Classification & Formalities Inheritance under Sunni Law, Doctrine of Aul and Radd Unit V Act: Hindu Succession Act, 1956 Reference Books: 1. J.D.M. Derrett- Hindu Law Hindu Law, (18th Ed. 2002) Butterworth Publication 2. Mulla -Hindu 3. Paras Diwan, Hindu Law, Allahabad Law Agency 4. Dr.R.K.Singh, Hindu Law (Hindi), Allahabad Law Agency 5. Kusum & P.P.Sexena, Lecture on Hindu Law, Butterworthe Publication Hi
LAW OF CRIMES-II CODE LLC 205 Unit I Offences affecting the Human Body Body: offences affecting life, causing of miscarriage or injuries to unborn children offences of hurt, of wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement offences of Criminal Force and Assault, offences of kidnapping and abduction Unit II Offences against women: Obscene acts and songs Outraging the modesty of women Rape Cruelty by husband or relatives of husband Offences relating to marriage Unit III Offences against Property: Theft, Extortion, Robbery and Dacoity Criminal misappropriation and Criminal breach of trust Cheating Mischief Criminal trespass Unit IV Defamation and offences relating to documents and property marks :Defamation Defamation Forgery Counterfeiting Criminal intimidation, sedition, disturbing religious feelings, enmity between classes of people Reference Books: 1. Pillai, PSA, Criminal Law 2. Jeroma Hall, Principles of Criminal Law
3. R.C.Nigam, Criminal Law 4. Ratan Lal & Dhiraj Law, Indian Penal Code 5. K.D.Gaur, Criminal Law cases and materials
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF INDIA INDIA-II CODE LCI-206 Unit I Fundamental Rights: Definition of State for enforcement of fundamental rights-Justiciability rights of fundamental rights-Doctrine Doctrine of eclipse, severability, waiver, distinction between prepre constitutional law and postconstitutional law Right to Equality: Doctrine of Reasonable classification and the principle le of absence of arbitrariness Fundamental Freedom: Freedom of speech and expression, Freedom of Association, Freedom of Movement, Freedom of Reside and Settle, Freedom of Trade, Business and Profession Profession-expansion by judicia l interpretationinterpretation reasonable restrictions. Unit II Fundamental rights: Right to life and personal liberty liberty-scope scope and content (expensive interpretation) Preventive detention under the Constitution Constitution-Policy Policy and safeguards-Judicial safeguards review Right against exploitation-forced forced labour and child employment Freedom of religion Educational and cultural rights Unit III Right to Constitutional Remedies: Right to Constitutional Remedies-Judicial Judicial ReviewReview Writs: Hebeas Corpus, Mandamus, Certiorari, Prohibition and Quo Quo-warranto-Art.32 Art.32 and 226 Unit IV Directive Principle: Fundamental Duties, Social Justice and Right to Information, Information Directive Principle of State Policy-Nature Nature and justiciability of the Directive Principles Principles--Interrelationship between Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles Principles-Fundamental Duties, Social justice under the Indian Constitution-Compensatory Compensatory discrimination for backward classesclasses Mandal Commission’s case and other cases cases-Protective discrimination doctrine Right to Information Act: Central and State Commission, Public Autho Authorities, rities, Right to Information and Power of Judicial Review Reference Books: 1. D.D.Basu, Shorter Constitution of India, 2001 Wadhwa, Nagpur 2. H.M.Seervai, Constitution of India, Tripathi Bombay 3. V.N.Shukla, Constitution of India, Eastern Book Co. Lko.
4. M.P.Jain, Constitution of India, Wadhwa Nagpur 5. B.K.Sharma, Introduction to Constitution of India, Prentice Hall.
PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW LAW-II CODE LPI-207 Unit- I International Organizations: Definition, the condition which should exits for their development, Their Legal Personality, capacity to enter into international treaties,, Privilege and Immunities, League of Nations : Principal Organs, Its weaknesses, Mandate System. Unit- II United Nations: Establishment, Preamble, Purpose & Principles of UN, Membership, suspension, expulsion and withdrawl. Principal Organs of the UN, Amendment to the Charter. Unit- III Settlement of International disputes, Pecific and compulsive, War: Definition, Non-war Non armed conflict, Declaration, Legal Regulation, egulation, Effects of the Outbreak of War. The Law of WarfareWarfare Need, Laws of Land, Maritime and aerial Warfare, War crime crime-Nuremberg and Tokyo Trials, Genocide: Meaning, Main provisions of the Genocide Convention. Unit- IV Neutrality – Meaning under the U UN N Charter, Rights and duties of neutral and Belligerent States, End of Neutrality, Right of Angary, Contraband and the Doctrine of Continuous Voyage, Blockade, Right of Visit and Search, Prize Courts, Reference Books: 1. S.P.Gupta, International Organisation, ALA 2. H.O.Agrawal, International Law and Human Rights