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Interview Questions For Judicial Service Aspirants

Q.1 How can a public document be proved in a court of law?
Ans. It can be proved by its certified copy.

Q.2 How can summons be served upon a person?
Ans. It can be served by a police officer, an officer of the court or any other public servant.

Q.3 What is the effect of an Admission?
Ans. They are not conclusive proof of the facts admitted but they do raise as an estoppel.

Q.4 What is Res Judicata?
Ans. It means a “thing or issue already adjudicated” meaning thereby the same has been conclusively settled by judicial decisions.

Q.5 What is the object behind imposing costs upon a party to the suit?
Ans. It acts as a deterrent to frivolous litigation wasting valuable judicial time for wrongful and unlawful gains.

Q.6 What is a Private Document?
Ans. Document other than public document is private document.

Q.7 Under the Indian Constitution, who is empowered to proclaim Emergency?
Ans. The President of India is empowered to proclaim Emergency.

Q.8 What is a Cognizable offence?
Ans. It is an offence in which the police has the power to arrest a person without warrant from a magistrate.

Q.9 What do you mean by mesne profits?
Ans. It means profits received or could have been received by a wrongful possessor of property.

Q.10 Under the Specific Relief Act, 1963, whether injunction can be granted to perform a negative agreement?
Ans. Yes

Q.11 What do you mean by Dissolution of Firm?
Ans. It means the dissolution of partnership between all the partners of the firm.

Q.12 What is novation of contract?
Ans. It means the substitution of a new contract in place of original contract.


NOTE: The answers are suggestive. Kindly verify from the basic documents, judgments, gazette notifications or recommended textbooks in case of doubts. Answers given by the author herein are his own personal views and neither the publisher nor the author holds any responsibility for any mistake that may have inadvertently crept in.

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