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May 2020 | 404 pages | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd

A comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals of legal aspects of business

Written exclusively to serve as a companion for courses on business law, the book spans 27 chapters, providing concise and lucid explanation of the Indian Contract Act, 1872; Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881; Sale of Goods Act, 1930; Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008 and Information Technology Act, 2000. To make the topics relatable and showcase the practical applications of these acts, each chapter is laced with examples from different sectors.

Key Features:

 

• Relates  legal acts and provisions of business to leading examples for practical explanation and easier understanding

• Appendix comprising consolidated explanation of important keywords and concepts for easy access and quick recollection

• Objective-type questions, test questions and practical problems with hints for practice and self-evaluation 

• Previous years’ examination question papers of business laws  for students to have a clear idea of the question pattern in examinations 

• Rich companion website including PPTs for classroom use, case studies, practice questions and teaching notes 


 
Preface
 
Acknowledgements
 
About the Book
 
Unit I: The Indian Contract Act, 1872
 
Introduction of Contract and Kinds of Contract
 
Offer and Acceptance
 
Consideration
 
Capacity of Parties to Contract
 
Free Consent
 
Legality of Objects
 
Performance of Contracts
 
Discharge of Contract
 
Breach of Contract and Its Remedies
 
Void Agreements
 
Quasi Contract and Contingent Contract
 
Unit II: The Indian Contract Act, 1872: Special Contract
 
Contract of Indemnity and Guarantee
 
Contract of Bailment
 
Contract of Agency
 
Unit III: The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
 
Contract of Sale
 
Conditions and Warranties
 
Transfer of Ownership in Goods
 
Performance of Contract of Sale and Unpaid Seller
 
Unit IV: The Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008
 
Introduction to LLP and Its Incorporation
 
Functioning of LLP: Partners, Their Relations, Accounts, Audit and Taxation
 
Winding Up and Dissolution of LLP
 
Unit V: The Information Technology Act, 2000
 
Introduction to IT Act, Digital Signature and Certifying Authorities
 
Offences, Penalties and Cyber Appellate Tribunal
 
Unit VI: Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
 
Introduction to Negotiable Instruments Act
 
Parties to Negotiable Instrument
 
Endorsement and Crossing of Cheque
 
Customer–Banker Relationship and Dishonour of Negotiable Instrument
 
Appendix
 
Index

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