Education

Dual recognition

The Hon’ble Madras High Court in the case of Lakshmi School v. State of Tamil Nadu, W.P. No. 15373 of 2012 etc., dated September 21, 2012,  held that the ICSE and the CBSE schools are private schools within the meaning of Tamil Nadu Schools (Regulation of Collection of Fee) Act, 2009.

Is CLAT not a person?

 In iJustice vs CLAT Committee – CCI Case no. 41 of 2014 dated 19.08.2014, the Competition Commission of India (‘Commission’) held that CLAT Committee is not a ‘person’ under section 2(l) and therefore not an enterprise as per section 2 (h) of the Competition Act, 2002 (‘Act’).

Norms and Standards: Only for Private schools?

In Punjab Private School Organization v. Union of India and Ors., Civil Writ Petition No. 7770 of 2014, order dated 25.04.2014, the High Court of Punjab and Haryana at Chandigarh dismissed the petition filed under Art.

Unrecognised Schools: Right to be or not to be?

Recently, a Single Judge in Shaheed Udham Singh Smarak v Suman Lata and Ors, W.P.(C) Nos. 3723 of 2012 and 193 of 2011, in the High Court of Delhi, judgment dated 9 Sep. 2013 held that the termination of teacher/employees of any school- whether recognized or unrecognized, can be appealed before the DST under Section 8(3) of the Delhi School Education Act 1973 (‘Act’).

Common Law Admission Test

For CLAT 2014, the registration fees for general candidates is INR 4,000 (up by 33% from 2013) and the pre-admission advance deposit for making oneself eligible for counselling i