Legal GK Update: Famous Commissions in India

Posted by on May 2, 2009 in Legal Aptitude | 26 comments

Many commissions and committees are formed by the government to look into current social issues. Some of these commissions have made a substantial contribution to our lives and other have been made simply to investigate or study the case. You should familiarize yourself with these to prepare for the Legal General Knowledge part of the CLAT Exam.

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Legal GK: Law Commissions in India

Posted by on Apr 26, 2009 in Legal Aptitude | 1 comment

The tradition of pursuing law reform through the medium of a Law Commission was started by the British and continued in post-independent India. Seventeen law commissions have been established since the first law commission established in 1955. The important reports submitted by Law Commissions are mentioned below: First Law Commission Established: 1955 Chairman: Mr. M.C. Setalvad (also the First Attorney General of India) Term: 3 years Sr. No....

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