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[Case Brief] Hungerford Investment Trust Ltd v/s Haridas Mundhra & Others (1972)

The agreement between Hungerford and Mundhra – Hungerford Investment Trust Limited was the owner of 100 percent shares in Turner Morrison & Co. John Geoffrey Turner and Nigel Turner were the owners of the 100 percent shares of Hungerford. By exchange of letters, it was agreed that Haridas Mundhra would purchase from Hungerford 49 per […]

Kastoori Devi v/s Chiranji Lal, AIR 1960 ALL 446

Synopsis of the Judgement: The present decision given by the single judge bench of Allahabad High Court concerns itself with an important question under the law. Plaintiff is a wife of the respondent who had married to another woman. He at the primary stage entered into an agreement to pay maintenance to the wife but […]

No English law principles can be imported in the presence of statutory provisions of the Indian Contract Act. [Satyabrata Ghose vs Mugneeram Bangur & Co.]

Satyabrata Ghose vs Mugneeram Bangur & Co., 1954 SCR 310. Before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India Decided on: November 16, 1953 Bench: B.K. Mukherjea