Unregistered Memorandum of Family Arrangement: Valid Instrument Recording Antecedent Title to Immovable Property.

Published On: 16/09/2023

Practice Area: Dispute Resolution


The Bombay High Court recently held that an instrument, viz. Memorandum of Family Arrangement executed among family members recording an antecedent title to the immovable property does not amount to a conveyance or creation of any new right in such immovable property. The Court further held that such a family arrangement does not require registration. INDUSLAW's Sourasubha Ghosh and Anirban Sen analyse this Bombay High Court judgement.