Contract Law

Major Pankaj Raj V/s. Union Of India

Once a discretionary jurisdiction is exercised refusing to entertain a writ petition on the ground of availability of an efficacious alternative remedy, the intra-court writ appellate jurisdiction would loath interfere with it under the Letters Patent, since that would amount to substituting the discretion exercised by the learned single Judge on disclosed reasons, by yet …

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Mumthas C V/S Tahsildar

“In Principal-Agent relationship, a responsibility is imposed on the Principal on the acts of Agent. The responsibility is based on common law principle “respondeat superior” (“let the master answer”). Case name: Mumthas C V/S Tahsildar Case number: Civil appeal number-32296 of 2016 Court: Kerala high court Bench: Justice N. Nagaresh Decided on: FEBRUARY 11, 2021 …

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Mohan Lal & Anr. V/s. Grain Chamber Ltd., Muzaffarnagar & Ors.

A Company can always restart the business with the assets it possessed and prosecute the objects for which it was incorporated Case name: Mohan Lal & Anr. V/s. Grain Chamber Ltd., Muzaffarnagar & Ors. Case number: Civil Appeals Nos. 114 and 115 of 1965 Court: Supreme Court of India Bench: Hon’ble Justice J. C. Shah, …

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Jagran Prakash Ltd V/S The Deputy Commissioner Of Income Tax

“Principal and agent relationship can also exist without any written or codified agreement” Case name: Jagran Prakash Ltd V/S The Deputy Commissioner Of Income Tax Case number: Civil appeal number-388 of 2012 Court: Allahabad high court Bench: Justice Ashok bhushan, Justice Krishna prakash Decided on: MAY 03, 2012 Relevant Act/Sections: Section 194H, 182 of the …

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Guru Nanak Industries, Faridabad & Anr. V/s. Amar Singh (Dead) Through Lrs.

On retirement of the partner, the reconstituted firm continues and the retiring partner is to be paid his dues in terms of Section 37 of the Partnership Act. In case of dissolution, accounts have to be settled and distributed as per the mode prescribed in Section 48 of the Partnership Act Case name: Guru Nanak …

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Axios Navigation Co. Ltd v. Indian Oil Corporation Limited

Limitation clauses are in consonance with the principles of international trade Case name: Axios Navigation Co. Ltd v. Indian Oil Corporation Limited Case number/Citation:  Arbitration Petition No. 132 Of 2009 Court: High Court Of Judicature At Bombay Bench: HON’BLE MR. JUSTICE ANOOP V. MOHTA Decided on: January 04, 2012                                                                              Relevant Act/Sections: Section 28 of Contract …

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