Day: February 14, 2015

Termination of Agency under Contract Act

By Simran, CNLU, Patna “Editor’s Note: The contract of agency is defined as one where one party-the principal, grants authority to another party- the agent, to act on behalf of and under the control of the principal to deal with a third party. An agency relationship is fiduciary in nature. An agency can be created by express or implied appointment, necessity or estoppel. There are certain duties that the parties owe each other. Since the relationship of agency is one that is based on trust, there may arise circumstances where this trust […]

Securitization of a Cross Border Transaction

Editor’s note:  Securitization has undoubtedly emerged globally as an important technique for bundling assets and segregating risks into marketable securities. However, when securitization acquires a tendency of becoming transnational, there are several issues which emerge. Let us consider a situation where an Indian company, in order to market its handicapped […]

Mixed Methods Research

By Harpreet Kaur, UILS, Chandigarh “Editor’s Note: With the constant evolution in information technology, the methodologies that are used to harness this information are also evolving. Mixed Methods Research is the product of such evolution. It is a relatively new kind of research methodology, whereby the benefits of both qualitative and […]