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Enforcement of Foreign Judgement & Decree in Pakistan

Enforcement Foreign Judgement Decree Pakistan KarachiEnforcement of Foreign Judgement in Pakistan. The Section 44.A. describes the procedure for enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Pakistan, which is reproduced as under :-

(1) Where a certified copy of a decree of any of the superior Courts of the United Kingdom or any reciprocating territory has been filed in a District Court, the decree may be executed in [Pakistan] as if it had been passed by the District Court.

(2) Together with the certified copy of the decree shall be filed a certificate from such superior Court stating the extent, if any, to which the decree has been satisfied or adjusted and such certificate shall, for the purposes of proceedings under this section, be conclusive proof of the extent of such satisfaction or adjustment.

(3) The provisions of section 47 shall as from the filing of the certified copy of the decree apply to the proceedings of a District Court executing a decree under this section, and the District Court shall refuse execution of any such decree, if it is shown to the satisfaction of the Court that the decree falls within any of the exceptions specified in clauses (a) to (f) of section 13.

Explanation 1.-“Superior Court” with’ reference to the United Kingdom, means the High Court in England, the Court of Session in Scotland, the High Court in Northern Ireland, the Court of Chancery of the County Palatine of Lancaster and the Court of Chancery of the County Palatine of Durham.

Explanation 2.-“Reciprocating territory” means 1[the United Kingdom and such other country or territory as] the 3[Central Government) may, from time to time, by notification in the 3[official Gazette], declare [to be reciprocating territory for the purposes of this section; and “superior Courts”, with reference to any such territory, means such Courts as may be specified in the said notification.

Explanation 3.-.”Decree”, with reference to a superior Court, means any decree or judgment of such Court under which a sum of money is payable, not being a sum payable in respect of taxes or other charges of a like nature or in respect of a fine or other penalty, and

(a) With reference to superior Courts in the United Kingdom, includes judgments given and decrees made in any Court in appeals against , such decrees or judgments, but

(b) In no case includes an arbitration award, even if such award is enforceable as a decree or judgment.

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Top Law Firms in Karachi PakistanLaw Firm Founded in 2003, and located in Clifton, Karachi, Irfan Mir Halepota & Associates provides the full range of Complete Legal Services including Corporate Law Services, thus offering a complete relocation package for both individuals and businesses. With a range of qualified speakers of English, French, Sindhi, Urdu as well as other languages at our disposal, we are able to provide timely and accurate guidance to all clients, irrespective of nationality.

We are experienced not only in all types of Trademark, Patent, copyright, Banking, Civil and Corporate Litigation matters, but  able to assist with the complete process of establishing a business or commercial presence in the Karachi, Pakistan, and can assist in relation to all relevant property, tax, company formation and banking procedures.

We also have the capability to undertake Trademark & Patent searches, and carry out enquiries relating to prospective commercial partners in Pakistan, in order to reduce the risk of entering into unsuitable alliances or partnerships.

We aim to provide cost-effective approaches to the needs of individuals, and their families, as well as to businesses and commercial concerns, providing the platform for successful economic activity in Karachi, Pakistani for foreign investors and their associated business ventures.

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Copyright in Pakistan

What is Copyright in Pakistan ?

Copyright PakistanCopyright in Pakistan is a form of protection provided to the authors of “original works of authorship,”. Under the Pakistani Law Copyright includes literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection of Copyright in Pakistan is available to both published and unpublished works. The owner of copyright has the exclusive right to do and to authorize others to do the following in Pakistan:

  • To reproduce the work in copies or phonorecords;
  • To prepare derivative works based upon the work;
  • To distribute copies or phonorecords of the work to the public by sale or other transfer of ownership, or by rental, lease, or lending;
  • To perform the work publicly, in the case of literary, musical, dramatic, and choreographic works, pantomimes, and motion pictures and other audiovisual works;
  • To display the work publicly, in the case of literary, musical, dramatic, and choreographic works, pantomimes, and pictorial, graphic, or sculptural works, including the individual images of a motion picture or other audiovisual work; and
  • In the case of sound recordings*, to perform the work publicly by means of a digital audio transmission.
Recommended Law Firm in Karachi Pakistan by Legal 500
Recommended Law Firm in Karachi Pakistan by Legal 500

As per Pakistani Intellectual Property Law, specially Copyright Law It is illegal for anyone to violate any of the rights provided by the copyright law to the owner of copyright . These rights, however, are not unlimited in scope, the copyright law establishes limitations on these rights. In some cases, these limitations are specified exemptions from copyright liability. One major limitation is of “fair use,” In other instances, the limitation takes the form of a “compulsory license” under which certain limited uses of copyrighted works are permitted upon payment of specified royalties and compliance with statutory conditions. For further information about the limitations of any of these rights, consult the copyright law, We are always happy to provide legal assistance to Pakistani and International Clients.

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Karachi, Sindh
PK
Phone: +92 321 205 7582
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Labour & Employment Lawyers in Karachi Pakistan

Labour & Employment Lawyers in Karachi Pakistan.

Recommended Law Firm in Karachi Pakistan by Legal 500
Recommended Law Firm in Karachi Pakistan by Legal 500

Labour & Employment attorneys work on cases that deal with problems in the workplace, such as harassment, lay offs, disability claims, etc. A labour law attorney represents employers or employees, generally over the terms and conditions of employment.

Here are the Best Labour & Employment Lawyers in Karachi, Pakistan.

Human Resource is an essential ingredient to any business hence the same is essential for us because of our clients. However, legal protection, legal rights and legal risks, governing employment agreements are most essential.

Therefore the laws and regulations governing relationships between employers and employees are carefully scrutinized before advising our clients as their interest in paramount for us. 

We provide our services to following sectors, doing business in Karachi and other parts of Pakistan:

Airlines, Airport Ground Handling Companies, Banking & Insurance, Car Manufacturers,  Home Textiles, Garment Manufacturing Industries, Leather Tanneries & Leather Product Manufacturers, Electronics, Mining, Hospitals, Chemical Industries, Hard Board Manufacturing Industries, Power Generation Companies, Pharmaceuticals, Stock Exchange, Cable Manufacturing Industries, Communication and Mobile Service Companies, Internet Service Providers, Shipping Terminals, Transportation & Distribution Companies.

Our Law Firm is rated among the top law firms in Pakistan in the field of Human Resources, employment and labour laws.

Irfan Mir Halepota, Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan.

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Karachi, Sindh
PK
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Property and Commercial Disputes Litigation Law Firm in Karachi Pakistan

top_law_firms_pakistanLaw Firm, Lawyers, Attorneys, Solicitors & Legal Consultants in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta, Pakistan.

We are among the practicing lawyers in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta, Pakistan and practicing on different areas of law in Karachi, Pakistan. We give legal consultancy and have lawyers, attorneys, advocates for debt collection, property & real estate  matters, shipping arrest & release, National and International arbitration , patents and copyrights, objections to awards of arbitration, special leave petition, divorce and child custody, dowry, contracts and agreements, wills and trusts, company laws. Business law and commercial law litigation, civil disputes litigation, KDA plot allotment disputes, Karachi Development Authority Plot allotment Disputes and Litigation, Criminal trial and bail etc. Our lawyers are experts in giving legal assistance to our clients and suggest best ways out of their legal problems.

Our advocates and lawyers are practicing in all the high courts of Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta, Pakistan. We have special team of lawyers for divorce cases and child adoption. As a separate expert team we have property lawyers and aviation lawyers. We also having experience lawyers who are associated with us for debt recovery, matter related to Negotiable Instruments Act for cheque dishonors and civil recovery under order for bankers and finical institutions. Our firm is associates with so many lawyers in all over Pakistan. We are practicing at High Court and all Districts court within Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta, Mirpur Khas, Pakistan. We also dealing with the cases Debt recovery Tribunal, etc.

Irfan Mir Halepaota & Associates has been ranked as one of the top Corporate Law Firms in Pakistan by the Legal 500, HG and other International Directories of Law Firm.

We advise both local and international companies on a full range of legal issues from non-contentious corporate and commercial matters, including major project work; establishing and conducting business in Karachi Pakistan, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, employment matters, distributions and franchise arrangements. For international Clients having legal issues in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Qatar and other Gulf cities and areas prefer to engage us due to cost effectiveness. We charge very reasonable professional Fees for International Arbitration in Dubai, Abdu Dhabi, Qatar and Gulf cities and areas.

If you require more information, Feel Free to Contact Us for detailed consultation.

Telephone: 0321-2057582

Regular Website:  http://www.irfanlaw.com

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Law Firm based in Karachi and Islamabad having well experienced Advocates and Lawyers in the fields of Property Litigation and Real Estate Disputes Law.
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Karachi, Sindh
PK
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