Res sub judice
'Res sub judice' says that:
When two cases are filed between the same parties on same subject-matter in two different courts, the competent court has the power to stay the proceedings of the lower court.
Recent Cases / Related Cases
- Dees Piston Ltd vs State Bank of India, (1991) 1 CPR 148 (NC): Consumer Protection Law: When a matter is before a competent civil court, the National Commission will not entertain a petition in respect of identical subject-matter