Key Highlights:- • Thoroughly revised and comprehensive commentary on Interpretation of Statutes and principles governing it • Incorporates recent notable judicial decisions • The book has been cited by Courts in India and Sri Lanka • Contemporary issues are highlighted analyzing the implications of the recent SC rulings • It analyses significant decisions where courts have interpreted the statutes using the canons of interpretation. • The book provides in-depth analysis along with illustrations on (i) Golden rule of Interpretation; (ii) Mandatory and directory provisions; and (iii) External aids to Interpretation. • Landmark case law, of both Indian and Foreign jurisdictions, have been included. • The book follows a user-friendly format with: (i) Cases illustrating the application of the rules of interpretation set out in tabular form (ii) Judicial interpretation of legal maxims has been presented in tabular form • The book is a standard reference for Judges, Presiding officers, Members, Chairpersons of Tribunals/ Commissions, Judicial Academies-National and State, Legal Practitioners, Law firms, Libraries of Courts and Tribunals, In-house counsels, Government Departments, Parliament Library, State Assembly Libraries, Libraries of law colleges/universities, students and research scholars.
Principles of Statutory Interpretation (also includingGeneral Clauses Act, 1897 with notes)
Author : Justice G P Singh