Legal Terms


Definition of “Evidence” Under Article 2 of Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984

Definition of “Evidence” Under Article 2 of Qanun-e-Shahadat Order 1984

Scope of Definition of “Evidence” Under Article 2 of Qanun-e-Shahadat Order, 1984 Article 2(1)(c) of the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order (QSO) 1984 defines “evidence” in the following words: “All statements which the court permits or requires to

List of Basic Legal Terms

List of Basic Legal Terms Affirm: To ratify; to confirm the law or judgment passed by the former court. A fortiori: Literally, a stronger reason; a logic or term which denotes that


Banking Litigation – Part II

Banking Litigation – Part II After my previous article, Banking Litigation – A Road Full of Twists and Turns on important finance facilities that banks offer, I am now focusing on the types

Law Moot, Moot Court and Mock Trial

Law Moot, Moot Court and Mock Trial What is mooting? Mooting is basically the oral presentation of a legal issue or problem against an opposing counsel and before a judge. It is

Billable Hours

Billable Hours “Billable hours” is a charging procedure for legal services where lawyers make money by billing their clients by the hour. Most law firms have annual targets for billable hours. For example,

Corporate Law

Corporate law (also “company” or “corporations” law) is the study of how shareholders, directors, employees, creditors, and other stakeholders such as consumers, the community and the environment interact with one another. The

How is Money Laundered

How is money laundered? The processes are extensive. Generally speaking, money is laundered whenever a person or business deals in any way with another person’s benefit from crime. That can occur in

In limine

In or at the beginning; at the outset; A motion made at the start of the trial requesting the court for an order or ruling to prevent certain evidence from being presented


Made in good faith; without fraud or deceit; sincere; genuine