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Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-VIII: Important Questions for Judiciary, APO & University Exams | Part – VIII of X

Legal Bites brings to you Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-VIII. The questions enlisted here are arranged section-wise and will aid the students preparing for Judiciary, APO or University Exams. The list of questions curated by Legal Bites will help candidates identify the important and frequently asked questions and give them a good practise for their aptitude… Read More »

Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-IX: Important Questions for Judiciary, APO & University Exams | Part – IX of X

Legal Bites brings to you Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-IX. The questions enlisted here are arranged section-wise and will aid the students preparing for Judiciary, APO or University Exams. The list of questions curated by Legal Bites will help candidates identify the important and frequently asked questions and give them a good practise for their aptitude… Read More »

Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-X: Important Questions for Judiciary, APO & University Exams | Part – X of X

Legal Bites brings to you Law of Contract Mains Questions Series Part-X. The questions enlisted here are arranged section-wise and will aid the students preparing for Judiciary, APO or University Exams. The list of questions curated by Legal Bites will help candidates identify the important and frequently asked questions and give them a good practise for their aptitude… Read More »

Contract of Bailment in our day-to-day Life

A “contract of bailment” is not just a legal term. In our day to day life, knowingly or unknowingly, we enter into several contracts of bailment. This article helps readers identify the various types of contracts of bailment. Introduction For a law student, it is essential to distinguish between normal contracts and contracts of bailment. Understanding bailment and… Read More »

Duties of a Bailee and a Bailor: Indian Contract Act, 1872

The article discusses the concept of bailment under The Indian Contract Act, 1872.  The author also lists out the duties of a bailee and a bailor. Introduction Bailment is a concept primarily used in common law countries. Under most common law systems, Bailment is defined as the process of placing one’s personal property or their goods in the… Read More »

Void Agreements: Concept and Important Case Laws

Indian Contract Act has specified certain types of contracts as void agreements from section 24 to 30 & section 56 which this article shall be discussing in a detailed manner. I. Introduction As we know, contractual agreements are entered into for the fulfilments of certain obligations are of interest to both the parties. And to give effect to… Read More »

Essentials of a Valid Contract under The Indian Contract Act

I. Introduction – Essentials of a Valid Contract To form a valid contract, every contract must fulfil the ‘Essentials of a Valid Contract’. Section-10 of the Indian Contract Act,1872 specifies some conditions which need to be satisfied in the mandate to create a valid contract. A contract is defined under Section-2(h) of The Contract Act, 1872 means “any agreement which… Read More »

8 Contract Law Doctrines – You Must Know

This article seeks to explain the 8 Contract Law Doctrines – You Must Know. India follows the common law system, and in order to interpret the common law statues, it is essential to understand the common law doctrines. A doctrine is a principle involved in the interpretation of the policy. Contract law was codified in India in 1872… Read More »

Various Methods of Creation of Agency

In the commercial world, the agency plays a crucial role in extending the Principal’s arms into areas which are not in his or her reach. To initiate this relationship, there are various methods established by law and practise which have been followed for long. In the present article, Various Methods of Creation of Agency would be examined and… Read More »

Difference Between Servant And Agent

Often used interchangeably, servant and agent are far different as far as the legal connotation is concerned. Hence, their difference becomes important to understand the liabilities for two respective positions. Philosophically and legally, their difference is drawn out in the following article. Introduction In the commercial world, and that too in a digitalised and over-competitive world, the increasing… Read More »