Basic Principles of Contract | Contract Law

Gherulal Parakh v. Mahadeodas Maiya and Ors.

Gherulal Parakh v. Mahadeodas Maiya and Ors. 1959 AIR 781 (Wagering Agreement-Illegal?-Public Policy?-Immoral?-S.23 and S.30) FACTS: Plaintiff and defendant entered into Partnership agreement with object of entering into wagering transactions with obligation to bear equal loss or profit arising out of such partnership. When plaintiff asked for reimbursement of half of money paid by him…

Basic Principles of Contract | Contract Law

Lingo Bhimrao Naik v. Dattatrya Shripad Jamadagni

Lingo Bhimrao Naik v. Dattatrya Shripad Jamadagni  (1937) 39  BOM LR 1233 (Minor-Undue Influence-S.16) FACTS: Defendant, adoptive mother of plaintiff, was alleged to use undue-influence to obtain the consent of the plaintiff, once he attained the age of majority, to ratify the gift deeds made to her daughters in regard to non-watan property. Though the…