Here you will find LL.B Part-III Law of Contract Past Paper Annual 2020. This Law of Contract paper is the fourth paper in the LL.B (5 years) Part-III examination. Find below the past paper on the Law of Contract Annual 2020.
Note: Attempt FIVE questions in all, selecting FOUR questions from Part-I and ONE question from Part II. All questions carry equal marks.
PART-I: CONTRACT ACT
Q1. According to section 10 of the Contract Act, of 1872 All agreements are contracts if they are made by the free consent of the parties, competent to contract, for a lawful consideration with a lawful object, and not hereby expressly to be void. Where necessary, the agreements must satisfy their requirements of the law regarding writing, attestation, or registration.” Interpret the statement with the help of examples.
Q2. Explain the principles in the light of section 4 and section 5 of the Contract Act, relating to communication of offer, acceptance, and revocation.
Q3. Who is competent to make a contract? Explain the legal position of the contract with persons disqualified by law.
Q4. Define the term “misrepresentation”? Explain the essentials of misrepresentation and its effect on a contract.
Q5. Explain an agreement in restraint of trade What are the exceptions to this agreement? Elaborate in the context of section 27 of the Contract Act.
Q6. Discuss the various modes in which a contract may be discharged and refer to the examples to explain these modes.
Q7. Enumerate the rights and duties of the bailee.
Q8. Give a brief note on a Contract of Indemnity and a Contract of guarantee. Also, differentiate between the two.
PART II: SALE OF GOODS ACT
Q9. What do you understand by the phrase “Doctrine of Caveat Emptor?” Explain the exceptions to this doctrine in the light of relevant provisions of the Sale of Goods Act, 1930.
Q10. How the sale is different from the agreement to sell? Give solid reasons.