HUMAN RIGHTS LAW & LAWYERS IN PAKISTAN

November 22, 2019

Human Rights issues are currently the fundamental concerns of International Community and no state can afford to ignore Human Rights abuses within its jurisdiction. Our human rights law experts in Pakistan best assist anyone around the globe on account of enforcement of human rights. The Fundamental Rights, as embodied in our Constitution, are the bed-rock of Pakistan democracy, and the rights to constitutional writs, contained in Articles 185 and 199 of the Constitution, is one of the formidable instruments in the hands of the Pakistan Citizens to assert their rights. During the last 60 years, Pakistani Courts, and particularly the Supreme Court, have in many cases interpreted the Constitutional provisions relating to the Fundamental rights. In several of them, they have defined the nature and scope in the changing contents of our political, social and economic life. A thorough study of these provisions and the scope and trends, which emerge from judiciary pronouncements, are necessary in a growing democracy. undamental Rights are guaranteed under Articles 8 – 40 of the Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 as under: Laws inconsistent with, or in derogation of, Fundamental Rights to be avoided Security of Person Safeguards as to arrest and detention Slavery, forced labour etc., prohibited Protection against retrospective punishment Protection against double punishment and self-incrimination Inviolability of dignity of man, etc. Freedom of movement, etc. Freedom of assembly Freedom of association Freedom of trade, business or profession Freedom of speech, etc. Freedom to profess religion and to manage religious institutions Safeguards against taxation for purposes of any particular religion Safeguards as to educational institutions in respect of religion, etc. Provision as to property Protection of property rights Equality of citizens Non-discrimination in respect of access to public places Safeguard against non-discrimination in services Preservation of language, script and culture Principles of Policies Responsibility with respect to Principles of Policy Islamic way of life Promotion of local Government institutions Parochial and other similar prejudice to be discouraged Full participation of women in national life Protection of family, etc. Protection of minorities Promotion of social justice and eradication of social evils Promotion of social and economic well-being of the people Participation of people in Armed forces Strengthening bonds with Muslim world and promoting international place

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CIVIL LAW, LAWYERS & LITIGATION IN PAKISTAN

November 22, 2019

Are you party to a lawsuit? Then, you definitely need a Civil Law Lawyer to represent you in your case. Even if you are not party to any civil lawsuits, you may find that retaining a Civil Law Lawyer can be quite beneficial. For example, if you are creating or party to a trust, contract, mortgage, title, or lease a Civil Law Lawyer can advise you of your legal rights and obligations to save you a lot of money and legal hassles down the road. A qualified Civil Law Lawyer can also help you if you are running a business. Businesses end up in civil lawsuits all the time. A Civil Law Lawyer can give you timely advice that can save you from costly civil law litigation. Select a qualified Civil Law Lawyer that’s right for you. The law firm, in competition with other firms, is a leader in the provision of civil law services to citizens, companies, local authorities and government bodies. Services in this field are provided, in particular, in civil, labour and family law relationships. Thanks to their long experience in this field, some attorneys lecture and publish on it. The law firm provides its clients with both advice and comprehensive solutions. It drafts legal documents, contracts dealing with legal relations between clients and agreements settling disputed issues, always attempting to find the best solution for the client which gives him the greatest legal certainty. Challenge Injustice to Obtain Justice We also litigate housing discrimination, public accommodation discrimination, and various other civil rights cases. Our civil rights lawyers have handled campaign finance litigation and injunctions and litigation on behalf of abortion clinics. As a progressive law firm, we are interested in challenging injustice to obtain justice in the proactive practice of law. Global Law Company is regarded as one of the preeminent litigation firms in Pakistan, and general civil litigation is the firm’s mainstay. The firm has handled virtually every kind of litigation imaginable – for individuals and for institutions. It has been involved with the most complex cases facing businesses across the industry spectrum, with a particular emphasis on two things: first, rapid response when clients must obtain or resist emergency relief, and second, preparing cases for actual trial in the courtroom.

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FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT & BANKING

September 9, 2016

Here you may find information on banking law in Pakistan. Our dedicated team of professional lawyers may best assists their clients in resolving banking law issues in Pakistan. We deal in establishment, incorporation and share capital in Banking Companies, Cooperative Banks and Financial Institutions, Transactions of Banking Business, Suspension of Business and Winding up of Banking Business, Recovery of Loans, Mortgage Matters, Landlord & Tenant, Debtor & Creditor, Contracts, Bankruptcy, Bank Secrecy Matters and Negotiable Instruments etc. We also deal with the matters relating to borrowing, raising or taking up of money, the lending or advancing of money either upon or without security, all kinds regarding bills of exchange, hundis, promissory notes, coupons, drafts, bills of lading, railway receipts, warrants, debentures, certificates including participation term certificates, modaraba certificates and musharika certificates etc and dealing in bullion and species, buying and selling of foreign exchange including foreign bank notes, the acquiring, holding, issuing on commission, underwriting and dealing in stock, funds, shares, debentures, bonds, obligations and securities, all kinds of investments, the receiving of all kinds of bonds, scripts or valuable on deposits.

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CONTRACTUAL MATTERS

September 9, 2016

In the sophisticated and competitive world of contracts, businesses turn to Global Law Company as legal advisers who do more than structure bids, negotiate agreements, ensure compliance with rules and regulations and resolve disputes. Our government, commercial & international contracts practice consists of attorneys who pair deep experience in contract law with in-depth, firsthand knowledge of the way business works. Global Law Company provides a professional contract drafting, negotiation and advisory service for business. Whether you are looking for a standard form commercial contract for everyday use in your business, or a bespoke contract to cover a particular transaction or relationship, we will be able to provide you with quality documentation at reasonable rates. Each contract we prepare for you will have been carefully drafted to reflect your commercial requirements. We are also skilled contract negotiators, and we are able to get the best for our clients from any contractual negotiation. We have substantial experience of advising both suppliers and customers on a broad range of commercial contracts across many different sectors and jurisdictions. Our experience includes commercial contracts for services, licensing, development, distribution, marketing, manufacturing, outsourcing, maintenance and support and on-line terms and conditions. Our commercial practice incorporates specialist tax, intellectual property and regulatory expertise to ensure that clients benefit from appropriate structuring advice and are able to protect and exploit their valuable proprietary rights.

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Real Estate

September 9, 2016

Property is thing which is peculiar or proper to any person; that belongs exclusively to one. In the strict legal sense, an aggregate of rights which are guaranteed and protected by the Government. The term is said to extend to every species of movable right and interest. More specifically, ownership; the unrestricted and exclusive right to a thing; the right to dispose of a thing in every legal way, to possess it, to use it, and to exclude every one else from interfering with it. That dominion or indefinite right of use or disposition which one may lawfully exercise over particular things or subjects. The exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing. The highest right a man can have to anything; being used to refer to that right which one has to lands or tenements, goods or chattels, which no way depends on another man’s courtesy. According to Transfer of Property Act 1882 “Property means (i) the thing itself, or (II) some or all the rights in a thing.” Land and anything permanently affixed to the land, such as buildings, fences, and those things attached to the buildings, such as light fixtures, plumbing and heating fixtures, or other such items which would be personal property if not attached. The term is generally synonymous with real property.

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