Guest Columnists


Noor Ul Ain Iftikhar

Khula: A Gateway Of Escape For Women

Khula: A Gateway Of Escape For Women Most of us, including myself, before penetrating into this issue, may be heedless about a women’s right to khula (khulʿ in Arabic) in Islam. Marriage is


Mahroo Rashed

Abortion: The Autonomy Of A Woman?

Abortion: The Autonomy Of A Woman? Abortion has always been a universally controversial issue and will always remain to be one. It cannot be denied that it is under debate everywhere in


Shahid Bhatti

Preferred Accounting Approach To Ascertain Accrued Salary Not Considered In Panama Case

Preferred Accounting Approach To Ascertain Accrued Salary Not Considered In Panama Case A lot can be said by many, for and against the judgment passed by Supreme Court, on the Review Petitions


Ahmed Uzair

Employees’ Rights Are Not Limited To The Definition Of Worker

Employees’ Rights Are Not Limited To The Definition Of Worker If you are reading this, and you are not lucky enough to have started your own business, or even luckier to have


Asfandyar Khan Tareen

Highlights of Hon’ble Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah’s Tenure at Lahore High Court

 Highlights of Hon’ble Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah’s Tenure at Lahore High Court “O you who believe!  Stand firmly for justice…” (Sura An-Nisa – Ch. 4: verse 135 of the Holy Quran)


Asad Ameer Chaudhary

The Durand Saga – An Account of International Law

The Durand Saga – An Account of International Law Since the emergence of Pakistan, the Durand Line has been a flashpoint between Pakistan and Afghanistan despite having no legal basis. Successive Afghan governments,


Usman Waheed

EU General Data Protection Regulation And What Businesses In Pakistan Need To Know

EU General Data Protection Regulation And What Businesses In Pakistan Need To Know Nothing has impacted businesses more in the last few decades than how the information technology (IT) infrastructure has come


Sohail Khan

Plea of Nolo Contendere in Criminal Jurisprudence

Plea of Nolo Contendere in Criminal Jurisprudence Plea of nolo contendere (pronounced noh-loh kuhn-ten-duh-ree) which, literally speaking, means that an accused person does not contest the charge or conviction, but also does not


Javeria Younes

Sexual Harassment – Abuse Of Authority At Workplace

Sexual Harassment – Abuse Of Authority At Workplace Gender inequality is structural and deeply entrenched in the patriarchal mindset. According to research conducted by various NGOs in Pakistan, a whopping 90% working


Rafae Saigal

The Bar To Contest Elections And Hold Office Under Article 62 – Perpetual, Or Transient?

The Bar To Contest Elections And Hold Office Under Article 62 – Perpetual, Or Transient? A larger five-member bench of the Supreme Court is currently hearing several civil appeals pertaining to the


Muhammad Ahmad Pansota

Child Protection

Child Protection The abduction, rape and murder of little Zainab has not only robbed one family of a child but has also ravaged this country. She was not the first child we


Waiza Rafique

Law of Liquidated Damages in Contracts: Under Contract Act 1872 and Case Law

Law of Liquidated Damages in Contracts: Under Contract Act 1872 and Case Law The history of contracts and promises dates back to the ancient Greek and Roman era when people used to