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Law Books we recommend

The recommendations are purely personal in nature. These are recommendations that have been curated with personal thinking and knowledge.

Books

LAW OF CONTRACT-

 

  • R K BANGIA - LAW OF CONTRACT

  • S K KAPOOR - LAW OF CONTRACT 1 AND 2

  • CHESHIRE AND FIFOOT -  CHESHIRE AND FIFOOT ‘s LAW OF CONTRACT 

  • K K PURI - CASES AND MATERIALS ON CONTRACT

  • DINSHAH FARDUNJI MULLA- MULLA ON THE INDIAN CONTRACT ACT 

 

 

FAMILY LAW-

 

HINDU LAW:

 

  • PARAS DIWAN - MODERN HINDU LAW

  • FARDUNJI MULLA- MULLA 'S PRINCIPLES ON HINDU LAW

  • PRADHAN SAXENA- FAMILY LAW LECTURES

  • B. M. GANDHI - HINDU LAW

  • WERNER MENSKI - HINDU LAW: BEYOND TRADITION AND MODERNITY

  • SIR GOOROODAS BANERJEE - HINDU LAW: A TREATISE

 

MUSLIM LAW: 

 

  • TAHIR MAHMOOD - MUSLIM LAW IN MODERN INDIA

  • SYED AMEER ALI - MOHAMMEDAN LAW

  • SIR DINSHAH FARDUNJI MULLA - PRINCIPLES OF MOHAMMEDAN LAW

  • M.A. RAHIM - MUSLIM LAW OF MARRIAGE AND SUCCESSION

  • TAHIR MAHMOOD - ISLAMIC LAW IN INDIA

  • WAEL B. HALLAQ - INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC LAW

 

LEGAL METHOD- 

 

  • AVTAR SINGH -  LEGAL METHODS

  • N.R. MADHAVA MENON - LEGAL METHOD, REASONING AND RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 

  • C.K. TAKWANI - LEGAL METHODS, CASES AND MATERIALS

  • IAN MCLEOD-  LEGAL METHOD AND SYSTEMS: TEXT AND MATERIALS

  • S. S. GULSHAN - LEGAL RESEARCH AND METHODOLOGY

  • MICHAEL V. HERNANDEZ - INTRODUCTION TO LEGAL METHOD AND PROCESS

 

LAW OF TORTS-

 

  • P H WINFIELD - CASES ON THE LAW OF TORTS

  • PROSANTO KUMAR SEN - A MANUAL ON THE LAW OF TORTS

  • DURGA DAS BASU - LAW OF TORTS

  • R K BANGIA - LAW OF TORTS

  • JHON W SALMOND- SALMOND ON THE LAW OF TORTS 

 

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW- 

 

  • T K TOPE - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF INDIA

  • J N PANDEY - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF INDIA

  • DURGA DAS BASU - SHORTER CONSTITUTION OF INDIA

  • M P JAIN - INDIAN CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

  • H K SAHA RAY -  CONSTITUTION OF INDIA 

  • V N SHUKLA - CONSTITUTION OF INDIA 

 

 

THE INDIAN PENAL CODE ( LAW OF CRIMES- 1)- 

 

  • HARI SINGH GAUR - THE INDIAN PENAL CODE

  • R P KATHURIYA - LAW OF CRIMES AND CRIMINAL 

  • K D GAUR - TEXT BOOK ON THE INDIAN PENAL CODE 

  • T BHATTACHARYA - THE INDIAN PENAL CODE WITH EXHAUSTIVE COMMENTS AND CASES

  • MAHESH PRASAD TANDON - THE INDIAN PENAL CODE

  • RATANLAL RANCHODAS - THE LAW OF CRIMES 

 

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW-

 

  • P P CRAIG - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

  • C K TAKWANI - LECTURES ON ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

  • S P SATHE - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

  • M P JAIN AND S N JAIN - PRINCIPLES  OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

  • DURGA DAS BASU - COMPARITIVE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW 

  • J J R UPADHYAYA - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW 

 

 

PROPERTY LAW - 

 

  • DR S K AAGARWAL - THE EASEMENT ACT

  • R DAYAL - THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY ACT

  • L C GOYEL -  A COMMENTARY ON THE TRANSFER OF THE PROPERTY ACT

  • T N SHUKLA - THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY ACT

  • VEPA P. SARATHI - LAW OF TRANSFER OF PROPERTY

  • B B MITRA - THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY ACT AMMENDED AND REVISED

 

 

LAW OF COPYRIGHT- 

 

  • P NARAYANAN - COPYRIGHT LAW

  • DAVID BAINBRIDGE - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  • Dr J K DAS - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

  • W R CORNISH - INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  • Dr. VIKAS VASHISHT - LAW AND PRACTICE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY IN INDIA

  • S K ROY CHOWDHURY AND H K SAHA RAY - LAW OF TRADEMARKS, PATENTS ,DESIGN 

 

 

CrPC -CRIMINAL PROCEDURE CODE (LAW OF CRIMES-2)- 

 

  • A C GANGULY - CRIMINAL COURT : PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

  • B B MITRA - THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

  • S C SARKAR - SARKAR ON THE CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

  • R V KELKAR - OUTLINE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

  •  SURYA NARAYAN MISHRA - CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

  • S K GANGULY - GANGULY ‘S GUIDE  TO CRIMINAL COURT, PRACTICE, PROCEDURE 

 

 

CIVIL PROCEDURE CODE AND LIMITATION ACT

 

  • B B MITRA - THE CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURES

  • B B MITRA - THE LIMITATION ACT CONSISE

  • S C SARKAR - THE CIVIL PROCEDURES CODE

  • C K TAKWANI - CIVIL PROCEDURES CODE

  • M R MULLICK - GANGULY ‘S CIVIL COURT PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE

 

 

JURISPRUDENCE

 

  • P J FITZGERALD - SALMOND ON JURISPRUDENCE

  • A R BISWAS - MODERN JURISPRUDENCE

  • M J SETHNA - CONTRIBUTION TO SYNTHETIC JURISPRUDENCE

  • W. FRIEDMANN - LEGAL THEORY

  • R E DIAS - JURISPRUDENCE

  • V D MAHAJAN - JURISPRUDENCE AND LEGAL THEORY

 

 

PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW

 

  • J G STARKE - INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL LAW

  • S K KAPOOR - A TEXTBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL LAW

  • LAN BROWNLIE - PRINCIPLES OF PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW

  • L OPPENHEIM - INTERNATIONAL LAW: A TREATISE

  • RADHARAMAN CHAKRAVARTI - UNO : A STUDY IN ESSENTIALS

 

 

BANKING LAW- 

 

  • L C GOYEL - LAW OF BANKING AND BANKERS

  • SN GUPTA-  BANKING LAW IN THEORY AND PRACTICE

  • R B SETHI - BANKING REGULATION ACT AND BANKING IN INDIA

  • R K GUPTA - BANKING LAW AND PRACTICE

  • ROSS CRANSTON - PRINCIPLES OF BANKING LAW

  • M L TANNAN - TANNAN’S  BANKING LAW AND PRACTICE IN INDIA

 

 

LAW OF EVIDENCE -

 

  • S SENGUPTA - THE LAW OF EVIDENCE

  • S N BHATTACHARJEE - THE LAW AND PRACTICE OF EVIDENCE : CIVIL AND CRIMINAL

  • H K SAHA RAY AND M S SAHA RAY - LAW OF EVIDENCE

  • BATUK LAL AND SATYA PRAKASH SRIVASTAVA - LAW OF EVIDENCE 

 

HUMAN RIGHTS LAW-

 

  • B P  JAIN - HUMAN RIGHTS IN INDIA 

  • R C  HINGORANI - HUMAN RIGHTS IN INDIA

  • DR V CHITNIS - HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE LAW

  • JUSTICE  V R KRISHNA IYER - HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE LAW

  • PARAS DIWAN AND PIYUSH DIWAN - HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE LAW

  • JUSTICE GAJENDRAGADKAR - FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

 

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

 

  • ASHOK A DESAI - ENVIRONMENTAL JURISPRUDENCE

  • SATISH SHASTRI - POLLUTION AND ENVIRONMENTAL  LAW

  • KAILASH THAKUR - ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION LAW AND POLICY IN INDIA

  • PARAS DIWAN AND PARAG DIWAN - ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT,LAW AND ADMINISTRATION

  • S N JAIN - POLLUTION CONTROL AND LAW

 

LABOUR AND INDUSTRIAL LAW-

 

  • LABOUR LAW JOURNAL

  • SK PURI - LABOUR AND INDUSTRIAL LAWS

  • R K GUPTA - OVERVIEW OF INDUSTRIAL AND LABOUR LAWS

  • SRIKANTA MISHRA - MODERN LABOUR LAWS AND INDUSTRIAL LAWS 

  • P L MALIK- HANDBOOK OF LABOUR AND INDUSTRIAL LAWS 

 

 

COMPANY LAW

 

  • N D KAPOOR - ELEMENTS OF COMPANY LAW

  • PALMER - COMPANY LAW

  • S M SHAH - LECTURES ON COMPANY LAW

  • AVTAR SINGH - COMPANY LAW

  • N D KAPOOR - ELEMENTS OF MERCHANTILE LAW

  • M H HIRANI- COMPANY LAW RELATED TO SOCIAL CONCEPT OF COMPANY DIRECTORS 

 

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAW

 

  • ANDREW MURRAY - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAW: THE LAW AND SOCIETY 

  • LJ  LLOYD -  INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAW

  • DONN PARKER - CRIME BY COMPUTER

  • PARAG DIWAN - BHARAT’S CYBER AND E- COMMERCE LAWS 

  • VAKUL SHARMA - IT LAWS AND PRACTICE 

  • RODNEY D. RYDER - GUIDE TO CYBER LAWS

 

 

TAXATION LAW

 

  • A.N AIYAR - A .N AIYAR’S INDIAN TAX LAWS (1984) CONTAINING FINANCE ACT

  • S. E DASTUR AND J E DASTUR - DIRECT TAX LAWS

  • ARVIND P.  DATAR -  GUIDE TO CENTRAL EXCISE PROCEDURES

  • MAHINDRA CHANDRA CHANDA AND SHANKAR RAY - A STUDY OF INCOME TAX LAW IN INDIA

  • K CHATURVEDI AND S.M PITHISARIA - CHATURVEDI AND PITHISARIA’s INCOME TAX COMPANION 

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