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UNCITRAL Model Law on E – Commerce

Meta- Description UNCITRAL Model Law on E-Commerce was passed by the Commission in December 1996. It was a major breakthrough and initiative to provide a legal mechanism so as to govern the electronic transactions. The article would deal with the in and out of this model law and implications in domestic law. Key- Words Model Law, Electronic Commerce,… Read More »

Jurisdictional Issues in E- Contracts

Jurisdictional Issues in E- Contracts are bound to arise since the positive limits of classic statutes do not fit in the eternity of the internet. The boundlessness of the net and the instantaneous transaction provides a tough opportunity for the courts to ascertain their jurisdiction upon the disputes concerning e-contracts. Introduction A contract which is not formed on… Read More »

Agency: Concept and Definition

Agency is defined as a relationship which exists between one person who authorises and another who is authorised to act on the former’s behalf and the latter agrees to do so.[1] It is a fiduciary relationship which arises between persons where one of them expressly or impliedly consents that the other should act on his behalf so as… Read More »

Bailment: Concept And Definition

This article explains the bailment concept and definition. Bailment is a special type of contract found in Sections 148 – 181 of the Indian Contract Act 1872. Section 148 of the Indian contract act defines bailment as “ the delivery of goods  by one person to another for some purpose, upon a contract that they shall, when the… Read More »

Right of Sale of Pledged Goods

Introduction – Right of Sale of Pledged Goods The article discusses the right of sale of pledged goods. In today’s time, each and every person is undertaking different types of contract for fulfilling different objectives. Undertaking contract has become part of daily life and for some person; it’s a way of earning money. One of the contracts among… Read More »

Rights of The Pawnor & Pawnee

Introduction The article discusses the rights of the pawner and pawnee. In today’s time, each and every person is undertaking different types of contract for fulfilling different objectives. Undertaking contract has become part of daily life and for some person; it’s a way of earning money. One of the contracts among them is a contract of pledge. Contract… Read More »

Pledge and Bailment: Difference & Comparison

I. Introduction The article analyzes the difference and comparison between Pledge and Bailment. In our day to day interactions, we undertake various contractual transactions with various types of people for various reasons knowingly or unknowingly. Undertaking a contractual relationship has become so common that people hardly realise that what they are undertaking could have legal consequences. One such… Read More »

Concept and Definition of Pledge

Introduction The article analyzes the Concept and Definition of Pledge. In our day to day interactions, we undertake various contractual transactions with various types of people for various reasons knowingly or unknowingly. Undertaking a contractual relationship has become so common that people hardly realise that what they are undertaking could have legal consequences. One such example is the… Read More »