Damages under Indian Contract Act

Author: Sourish Saha, Research Associate

  1. Defined in Smith v. Smith 4 Wend. (N.Y.) 470, Eakin v. Scott 70 Tex. 442, 7 S.W. 777 []
  2. The Law Dictionary, http://thelawdictionary.org/liquidated-and-unliquidated-damages/, accessed June 2013 []
  3. Cox v. Mclaughlin, 76 Cal. 60, 18 Pac. 100 []
  4. Supra n. 2 []
  5. “Liquidated damages, penalties and the Just Compensation rule: Some notes on an enforcement model and a theory of efficient breach”, Columbia Law Review, p 77 []
  6. Supra n. 5 []
  7. Office of Fair Trading v Abbey National plc and Others [2009] UKSC 6 []
  8. Michael Furmston, G.C. Cheshire and H.S. Fifoot, , Law of Contract, Oxford University Press, 15th edn, 2007 []
  9. Union of India v. Raman Iron Foundry. AIR 1974 SC 1265 []
  10. Vadakkel, J. in Universal Marine Agencies v. State of Kerala, 1977 Ker LT 949, Also see Commissioner of Income-tax, Kerala-I v. Nenmony Investments Agencies Ltd., 1978 Ker LN 11 []
  11. Ibid. []