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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 […]

The Courts should not bind the government in its policy decision. [State Of Haryana & Ors vs M/S.Mahabir Vegetable Oils Pvt. Ltd. ]

State Of Haryana & Ors vs M/S.Mahabir Vegetable Oils Pvt. Ltd.  Before the Supreme Court of India Bench: Mukundakam Sharma, Anil R. Dave Author of the judgement: M Sharma Decided on: 21 February, 2011 Brief Facts and procedural history: The State enacted the Haryana General Sales Tax Act, 1973 (for short “the Act”). Section 64 of the […]

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