21st Century Flaw In A 19th Century Law


Prakriti Singh, a law student at Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur.

Abstract

The Indian Contract Act is the foundational law of governance of contracts in India. The law does lay out the essentials and various other provisions of a contract. However, there are certain shortcomings in this law. The twenty-first century has brought with it a revolution in technology. This revolution has permeated the contracts as well. E-contracts are becoming popular. However, the contract law in India has on several occasions, proved to be inefficient for providing a regulatory framework for e-contracts. This article is a study of the basics of e-contracts and the challenges faced by e-contracts in India. It also makes a study of various cases developed with respect to this subject.

 

Journal Details
Abbreviation: NLR 

ISSN:   2582-8479 (O)

Year of Starting: 2020

Place: New Delhi, India

Accessibility: Open Access

Peer Reviewer: Double Blind

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​All research articles published in NLR and are fully open access. i.e. immediately freely available to read, download and share. Articles are published under the terms of a Creative Commons license which permits use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited.

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