Thursday, August 17, 2017

Contract of Guarantee

Contract of Guarantee: A contract of guarantee is a contract to perform the promise or discharge the liability, of a third person in case of...

Undue Influence in Contract Act 1872

⁠⁠⁠⁠ Undue influence: A contract is said to be induced by “undue influence” where the relationship subsisting between the parties are such that one party...

Contract of Indemnity

Contract of Indemnity: Section 124 of Contract Act 1872 states that “A contract by which one party promises to save the other from loss caused...

Essentials of Valid Contract

ESSENTIAL OF VALID CONTACT: Following are the elements which are essential for valid contract. Section 10 of the contract act states that “all agreements are contracts...

Ouster of Jurisdiction of Civil Courts

Introduction: The general jurisdiction of the civil courts to try all suits of a civil nature conferred and recognized by section 9 CPC is subject...

Burden of Proof in Criminal Cases

Introduction: The provisions in the Qanun-e-Shahadat 1984 bearing on the subject are to be found contained in Part III Chapter IX-C, Articles 117 to 129...

Burden of Proof

General principles: Art. 117, of Q.S.O 1984 lays down general principle that any person who comes to the court and seeks its judgment dependent...

Estoppel

ESTOPPEL: Definition: According to Art 114 of Q.S.O 1984. Estoppel is “When one person has, by his declaration, act or omission, intentionally caused or permitted another...

Of the Exclusion of Oral Evidence by Documentary Evidence

Of the exclusion of oral evidence by Doc Evidence:   It is cardinal rule of law of evidence that the best available evidence should be...

Judicial Reforms in Pakistan

Judicial Reforms Pakistan is going through the most tumultuous phase of its history. The country is facing existential threat not only from “without” but also...

Declaratory Decree under Specific Relief Act

Declaratory decree: Chapter six of the Specific Relief Act 1877 deals with the declaratory decree. Section 42 provides that “any person entitled to any legal...

Recovery of Possession of Immoveable Property

8 Recovery of specific Immovable property: Section 8 provides that, “A person entitled to the possession of specific immovable property may recover it in...

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