The Indian Contract Act 1872: Void Agreement and Contingent Contract
In this chapter, the students will come to know the
When an object or a consideration is regarded as unlawful?
Agreements against public policy and its effect.
Illegal agreements and its effect.
Wagering agreement and its effect.
The legality of the object and consideration is an important requirement for a valid contract. Every agreement of which the object or consideration is unlawful is void.
5.1 WHEN AN OBJECT OR A CONSIDERATION IS UNLAWFUL?—SECTION 23
The object or consideration of an agreement is unlawful in following cases:
5.1.1 If It Is Forbidden (Prohibited) by Law
The agreement is unlawful if it involves doing of an ...