Uk "contract law" "forced contract

Classified in Law & Jurisprudence

Written at on English with a size of 4.31 KB.

Remedies for Breach of Contract

The process of enforcing rights is known as the remedies for breach
of contract. Where there is a breach of contract, the inured party has one or
more of the following rights:

Rescission of the contract ; If one party has broken his contract, the other party may treat the
contract as rescinded and refuse further performance. He may also
successfully defend an action of non-performance, or an action brought for
specific performance.

Suit for damages : Ordinary Damages, Special damages , Exemplary Damages , Nominal Damages
Quantum meruit ; If one party has broken his contract, the other party may treat the
contract as rescinded and refuse further performance. He may also
successfully defend an action of non-performance, or an action brought for
specific performance.
Suit for specific performance of the contract
Suit for injunction

Illegal Agreements

The Indian Contract Act does not make any contract as illegal agreements contract upon the usage of such distinction but uses the word
unlawful"
The following agreements can be treated as IIlegal Agreements.
An agreement to commit a crime or a tort.
An agreement to defraud the revenue.
An agreement to import liquor into a country where prohibition is in force.
An agreement for illicit cohabitation.
An agreement which tends to endanger the public safety.
The following agreements can be treated as Unlawful Agreements.
An agreement in restraint of trade.
An agreement designed to oust the jurisdiction of the courts.
An agreement in restraint of marriage.

Void Agreements
Sections 24 to 30 of the Indian Contract Act expressly declare the
agreement not enforceable by law is said to
agreements which are void. 

  1. Agreement without Consideration
  2. Agreements in restraint of Marriage
  3. Agreements in restraint of Profession, Trade or Business
  4. Uncertain Agreements
  5. Agreement  in restrain of legal proceedings
  6. Wangering agreements
A quasi-contract is not a real contract. Quasi contracts are also known as “constructive contracts” or “certain relations resembling those created by contracts”.Where as in quasi-contract, there is no agreement between the parties.In quasi-contract, the parties do not consent.In quasi-contract, the liability exists independent of the agreement and rests upon equity, justice and good conscience.
1.Necessaries supplied 2 Reimbursement Monney 3 Quantum Meruit 4 Finder of lost goods 5 .Person whom recieved money mistakenly

Entradas relacionadas: