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Fundamentals of the Law of Contracts
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This lesson deals with the basics on contract and also explains the Types of contracts and its Forms.

Ishita Sharma
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Yogesh Punia
2 months ago
Sorry for the delay. Because of health conditions could not do it , but now all chapters will be covered
Abhinav Prajapat
2 months ago
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It's such a helpful course.
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  2. What is a Contract ? A legally binding agreement. In other words... "A promise or set of promises which the law will enforce". 2 3 . The agreement will create rights and obligations that may be enforced in the courts . The normal method of enforcement is an action for damages for breach of contract, though in some cases the court may order performance by the party in default.

  3. Notion of Free Contract The parties must have entered into the agreement freely. The purpose of the agreement must not be illegal or contrary to public policy.

  4. Form of Contracts 1) Written 2) Oral 3) Partly oral and written

  5. Bilateral & Unilateral

  6. Bilateral contracts A promise by one party in exchanged for a promise by another e A one to one contract Offeror The person who make the offer Offeree The person to whom the contract was made Erample Sale of goods contract The Buyer promises to pay the price The Seller promises to deliver the goods

  7. Unilateral contracts . A promise by one party in exchanged for an action by another party .A one to all contract Many Offerees 1 Offeror Example: X promises a reward to anyone who will find his lost wallet. X bound himself to the promise, but no one is bound to search for the lost wallet. But if Y, having seen the offer, recovers the wallet and returns it, he is entitled to the reward.

  8. Thank you!!