Can make a Lease Agreement prior to institute Partition Action?

The relevant law regarding the issue states as follows: Section 66 of Partition Law No. 21 of 1977 (1) After a partition action is duly registered as a lis pendens under the Registration of Documents Ordinance no voluntary alienation, lease or hypothecation of any undivided share or interest of or in the land to which […]

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Do the provisions of law protect the right to equality ?

Who is the ‘Successor‘ Mahaweli Development Program was introduced in 1969 and implemented in 1970. In 1978 it was diverted as “Accelerated Mahaweli Development Program (AMDP)”. Under the Mahaweli Development Program, the government provided lands for the families, but they were not given a title for land. Under the state, they had only possession for […]

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Classifications of Property.

Sri Lanka is one of multi ethnic and multi religious country. Likewise, we have pluralistic legal system. In the past stages we faced lot of invasions. Dutch and British were most influenced to our legal system. As a result of them we have Roman Dutch Law and English Law. Even today we use them as […]

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