II LAW OF AGENCY Creation of Agency: Agreement: Implication/Conduct, Necessity, ratification. Authority of Agent: Express, Implied, Usual, Apparent, Breach of Warranty of Authority. RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN principal and Third Party: Disclosed and undisclosed Principal. Relationship of Agent and Third Party. Rights and duties between Principal and Agent. Termination of agency. III SALE OF GOODS Nature of contract of Sale of Goods: Distinction from Bailment, Barter & Exchange Hire purchase, Mortgage, Contracts of Skill Labour and Materials. Form of Contract. Subject Matter of the Contract. Conditions of Warranties. Transfer of Property and risk. Transfer of Title: the Nemo Dat non quod habet rule . Execution of the Contract: Delivery, Acceptance, Payment. Remedies: Unpaid Seller’s Real Remedies, Seller’s Personal Remedies, Buyer’s Remedies. IV LAW OF PARTNERSHIP Creation of Partnership. Partnership Distinguished from other Relations. Relations of Partners to Persons Dealing with Them. Relations of Partners to One Another: Property, Management, Fiduciary relationship. Dissolution of Partnership. V NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS Bills of Exchange: Nature, Acceptance, Acceptance of Honour, Holder In Due course. Payment: Presentation, Notice of Dishonour, Payment of Honour.
Liability of Parties. Forged Signatures. Discharge of Bill. Lost Bill. Tyres of Bills of Exchange: Cheques and Promissory Notes: Crossed Cheques, Protection of Bankers. VI ARBITRATION Types of Arbitration: Consent Out of Court Order of Court, By Statute: Arbitration Act, Content and Affect of Arbitration Agreement, Appointment of Arbitrator. Conduct of Arbitration, Enforcement of Award, Setting Aside Award, Foreign Awards. International Investment Disputes. VII LABOUR LAW Nature of Employment: Employees Distinguished from Independent Contractors. Contract of Employment. Duties of the Employee and Employer. Rights of an Employee: Wages, Maternity Rights Protection from Discrimination. Termination of Employment Contracts. Redundancy, Social Security Benefits. Settlement of Disputes: Industrial Courts/Tribunals, Trade Unions.
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