Personal Law

Partition Law

Chapter 10 of the Civil Code, 2074 makes legal provision relating to partition. Section 205 says that for the purpose...

Marriage Law

Marriage is a culturally and legally recognized union between people generally called spouses, that establishes obligations between them, between them...

Inheritance Law

No person shall, without prior approval of the Government of Nepal, sell, donate, mortgage or otherwise transfer ownership of any...

Divorce Law

The cessation or the legal termination of the marriage is called divorce (‘parpachuke’ or ‘sambandha bichhed’). It is legal dissolution...

Child Custody

The question of child custody arises when the issue of divorce is invoked in the court of law between the...

Adoption Law

Chapter 8 of the Civil Code, 2074 ‘Provisions Relating to Adoption’ provides legal provision on adoption. Section 169 says that...