Tag: Indian Contract Act

Agreements In Restraint Of Marriage

By Souradeep Mukhopadhyaya AGREEMENTS IN RESTRAINT OF MARRIAGE: POSITION IN ENGLISH LAW: Under English Law, agreements which restrain marriage are discouraged as they are injurious to the increase in population and the moral welfare of the citizens. Back in 1768, a precedent was set by the Court of King’s Bench […]

Indemnity And Agency

By Sumit Kumar Suman, CNLU Introduction Indemnity can be treated as a sub-species of compensation and a Contract of Indemnity is a species of contracts. The obligation to indemnify is a voluntary obligation taken by the Indemnifier. The mere possibility of loss occurring will not make the indemnifier liable. The […]

Exclusive Jurisdictional Clause in Commercial Contracts

Naman Verma RMLNLU, Lucknow “Editor’s Note: The paper deals with the exclusive jurisdictional clause in Commercial Contracts in light of Section 28 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. It has been decided time and again that exclusive jurisdictional clauses are not opposed to Section 28 of the Contract Act. The […]

Assignment under Insurance Policies

By J Mandakini, NUALS Editor’s Note: This paper attempts to explore the concept of assignment under Indian law especially Contract Act, Insurance Act and Transfer of Property Act. It seeks to appreciate why the assignment is made use of for securities of a facility sanctioned by ICICI Bank. Also, it […]

Remedies for Breach under Sale of Goods Act

By Nidhi Singh, National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi Editor’s Note: The Sale of Goods Act, 1930 was enacted as the law relating to the sale of goods under the Indian Contract Act was considered to be inadequate. Here a focus has been drawn to the remedies available to […]

Rights And Liabilities Of An Undisclosed Principal In Agency

By Samarth Trigunayat, CNLU Editor’s Note: “The principle of Agency is a type of special contract entered into by two or more people, wherein one person (agent) acts on behalf of the other (principal).Such an agent can have one or more sub agents. Undisclosed Principal is a concept covered under […]