Lawstreet Journal

Kerala High Court to function via online mode with modified sitting and filing arrangements

Lawstreet Journal 15 Jun 2021 5:01pm

Image courtesy: Lawstreet Journal Judiciary Kerala High Court to function via online mode with modified sitting and filing arrangements

The Kerala high court recently issued a notification regarding the modified sitting and filing arrangement during the lockdown period. As per the modification, the functions of the court will be via video conferencing through two Division benches and three single benches.

E- filing of cases

Filing of cases through e-filing mode will continue as per the commencement of high court in 17.05.2021. A physical copy of e-filing cases during the lockdown period should be submitted with registrary by the parties concerned within 45 days of the date of filing. The notification also says that Advocates or parties can file through physical mode if they find extreme difficulty in e-filing. In such cases, the scrutinization will only be done on the next day and it will be posted before the court if it fulfills the requirements. A review of the present system of filing will be done in 15 days or once the lockdown is lifted. 

The Court also allowed the filing of urgent memos for advocates/parties who desires to move a case that was filed through physical mode either before or after the introduction of e-filing. As per the notification, the e- filing module for the sub-ordinate courts in the state is not approved except for the commercial courts, Munsif - magistrate court Kolenchery and Rent control court Ernakulam 

Special cell for proper functioning 

A special cell will be constituted to oversee the proper functioning of the process and ensure to that the complaint and inquiries about e- filing.… Continue Reading...

Tagged: E-Filing  
Disclaimer: SoOLEGAL in Media collaboration with Lawstreet Journal. SoOLEGAL take no responsbility for the content provided by Lawstreet Journal. For any discrepancies Contact Lawstreet Journal.
Did you find this write up useful? YES 0 NO 0

C2RMTo Know More

Something Awesome Is In The Work









Sign-up and we will notify you of our launch.
We’ll also give some discount for your effort :)

* We won’t use your email for spam, just to notify you of our launch.

SAARTHTo Know More

Launching Soon : SAARTH, your complete client, case, practise & document management SAAS application with direct client chat feature.

If you want to know more give us a Call at :+91 98109 29455 or Mail