Contract Law | Sale of Goods

Chhunna Mal Ram Nath vs. Mool Chand Ram Bhagat

Chhunna Mal Ram Nath vs.  Mool Chand Ram Bhagat (1928) 30 BOMLR 837 Key Words: breach, recovery of damages, sale, delivery, dispensing with the performance FACTS Plaintiffs entered into contract for taking deliveries of the goods packed in wooden boxes from the defendants, which latter was to secure from London. Since British government prohibited the…

Contract Law | Indemnity and Guarantee | Sale of Goods

Kailash Sharma vs. The Patna Municipal Corporation and Ors.

Kailash Sharma vs. The Patna Municipal Corporation and Ors. Citation: CWJC No. 9730 of 2006 Full Text here Facts: The Appellant-Company sold a certain number of fogging machines (used for killing mosquitoes) to the Respondent-Corporation for which the payment had to be made within one week of delivery. The Respondents did not pay within one week….

Contract Law | Sale of Goods

Khardah Company Ltd. v. Raymon & Co. (India) Private, Ltd.

Khardah Company Ltd. v. Raymon & Co. (India) Private Ltd. AIR 1962 SC 1810 (Assignment) FACTS: Defendant entered into a contract for supply of goods to plaintiff, from Pakistan to India; however a notification was issued by Central Govt., prior to formation of above mentioned agreement, which made all forward contracts for sale-purchase of those goods…

Contract Law | Sale of Goods

Beale v. Taylor

Beale  v. Taylor   [1967] 3 All ER 253 (Sale by Description, Section 13 of Sale of Goods Act) FACTS: Taylor published an advertisement to sell a car describing it as “white, 1961, herald convertible….” Relying on that description Beale came to see the car. Since he did not have a licence, he did not actually…