The Contract Act 1872: Formation- agreement- consideration- intention to create legal relations- enforcement of contracts- performance of contracts- termination of contracts- void- voidable- illegal- duties and rights of agents.
The Sale of Goods Act 1930: contract of sale exists between two parties- conditions and warranties- passing of property and risk- transfer of title- rules as to delivery- duties and rights of seller and buyer- sale by auction.
The Partnership Act 1932: how a partnership may be created- partnership and co-ownership- partnership and a company- partnership and Hindu family business- classes of partners and partnership- partnership property- registration of firm- relations of partners to one another, and relations of partners to third party- rights and liabilities of partners-authority of partners- minor as partner- reconstitution of firm and dissolution of firm.
The Negotiable Instruments Act 1881: Cheque- bill of exchange- promissory note- endorsements- crossings- dishonour and penalties- banker’s liability- capacities of parties- rights and liabilities of parties- discharge of parties from liabilities- lost instruments- dishonour of bill of exchange, payment for honour- forged instruments.
The Bankruptcy Act 1997: Acts of bankruptcy- persons subject to bankruptcy proceedings- filing plaint- procedures and hearing- dismissal of plaint- order of adjudication and its effects- duties of debtors- exempted properties- creditors’ committee- discharge of bankrupt- fraudulent preference and its effects- nullification and protection of transactions- status of secured creditors- appointment of receiver- Official Receiver- powers functions and liabilities of receiver- management and disposal of estate- disqualification of undischarged bankrupt.
The Arbitration Act 2001: An arbitration agreement under the Act- international commercial arbitration and its enforcements- subject matters of arbitration- different methods of arbitration- arbitration tribunal- arbitrary proceedings- arbitrary award- appeals.