Conditions for using ‘Implied Terms’ for Interpretation Lord Simon in BP Refinery (Westernport) Pty Ltd vs. The Shire of Hastings  52 AJLR 20 held that- “…for a term to be implied, […]
Antecedent Agreements A concluded antecedent agreement may be relied upon in interpreting a later contract in pursuance of that agreement. However, an antecedent agreement may be considered only on the […]
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Five Principles for Interpretation of Contracts Facts There was a contract between a Norwegian and a German company for supply of 200 tonnes of haaksjoringskod. This substance could mean shark […]
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Citation: 1954 AIR 44 Facts Satyabrata (plaintiff), assignee of Bejoy Krishna Roy, sued defendant alongwith Bejoy as party defendant, for wrongfully repudiating the contract of developing the lands which were sold […]
Citation: AIR 1951 SC 144 Facts Plaintiffs, as agents of the defendants had stored the goods in Government godowns, requiring permit to supply them to the defendants. In the meanwhile, due […]
Citation:  EWHC ExCh J70 Facts Plaintiff sent a broken iron shaft to the defendants, who were the common carriers, to be conveyed by them to the third party who was […]
Citation: AIR 2000 SC 2003 Facts GDA, though informed the plaintiffs about the allotment of plots to them, yet even after more than considerable time had elapsed, never conveyed the property […]
Citation: 72 Ind Cas 270 Facts Plaintiff obtained a license to catch elephants from the Deputy Commissioner for two years; however, the sanction of the government was not obtained by […]