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Feb 29 2000 (HC)

N.A. Radha and Others Vs. State of Andhra Pradesh and Others

Court : Andhra Pradesh

Reported in : 2000(2)ALD560; 2000(2)ALT484

..... petitioner's letter dated 18-10-1988 constitutes an agreement in terms of section 25(3) of the contract act.13. section 25(3) of the indian contract act, 1872 (for short 'the contract act') is in the following terms:'section 25. agreement without consideration void, unless it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law :--an agreement made without consideration is void, unless- 1. ..... 2. ..... 3. it is a promise, made in writing and signed by the person to be charged therewith ..... , or by his agent generally or specially authorised in that behalf, to pay .....

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Apr 20 2006 (HC)

Narendra V. Kanekar Vs. the Bardez-taluka Co-op. Housing Mortgage Soci ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2006(3)ALLMR673; II(2007)BC555; 2006(6)BomCR874; 2006CriLJ3111

..... prior to giving of the said three cheques?5. that takes us to section 25 of the indian contract act, 1872, which provides that an agreement without consideration is void, unless it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation of law. it further provides that an agreement made without consideration is void, unless -(1) ... (2) ...(3) it is a promise, made in writing and signed by the person to be charged therewith, or by his ..... agent generally or specially authorised in that behalf, to pay a debt of which the creditor .....

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Mar 15 2012 (HC)

K.Paramasivam Vs. G.Lakshminarayanan.

Court : Chennai

..... learned senior counsel for the plaintiff inviting the attention of this court to section 25 of the indian contract act, 1872 which is extracted here under for ready reference :25. agreement without consideration, void, unless it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law an agreement made without consideration is void, unless -(1) it is expressed in writing and registered under the law for the time being in force for the registration of documents, and is ..... made on account of natural love and affection between parties standing in a near relation to each other; or unless(2) it is a promise to compensate .....

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Nov 19 2014 (HC)

Narayan Prasad Vs. Vijay Kumar

Court : Madhya Pradesh

..... .] explanation appended to the aforesaid rule provides that an agreement or compromise which is void or voidable under the indian contract act, 1872 (9 of 1872), shall not be deemed to be lawful within the meaning of this rule. section 25 of the indian contract act provides that an agreement without consideration is void unless it is in writing or registered or is a promise to compensate for something done or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law. in the application for compromise ia 1946/2011 filed ..... in the first appeal, there is no mention that the respondent plaintiff had received any consideration. that .....

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Feb 06 2013 (HC)

Godawari Marathwada Irrigation Development Corporation, Through Its Ex ...

Court : Mumbai Aurangabad

..... letter by no stretch of imagination indicates that it amounted to acknowledgment of time barred claim. the definition of promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law is mentioned in section 25 of the indian contract act, 1872, it reads as under:- ??25. agreement without consideration, void, uncles it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law.- an agreement made without consideration is void, unless ?? (1) it is expressed in writing and registered under the law for the time being in force for ..... the registration of 1*[documents], and is made on account of natural love and affection between parties standing in a, near relation to each other; or unless (2) it is .....

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Apr 01 2013 (HC)

The State of Maharashtra (Through Executive Engineer, Public Works Div ...

Court : Mumbai

..... letter by no stretch of imagination indicates that it amounted to acknowledgment of time barred claim. the definition of promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law is mentioned in section 25 of the indian contract act, 1872, it reads as under: ??25. agreement without consideration, void, uncles it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law. an agreement made without consideration is void, unless - (1) it is expressed in writing and registered under the law for the time being in force for ..... the registration of 1*[documents], and is made on account of natural love and affection between parties standing in a, near relation to each other; or unless (2) it is .....

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Mar 05 2014 (HC)

Satinder Sharma and Another Vs. Nirmal Kumar and Others

Court : Punjab and Haryana

..... and such other acts or omission as the law specially declares to be fraudulent and section 25 of this act holds that an agreement without consideration is void unless it is in writing and registered or is a promise to compensate for something done or is a promise to pay a debt singh ravinder 2014.03.14 09:57 i attest to the accuracy and integrity of this document chandigarh -8- rs.no.3936 of 2010 barred by limitation law. in this case ..... with intent to deceive another party, which carries the suggestion as a fact of that which is not true by one who does not believe it to be true and active concealment of a fat by one having knowledge or belief of the fact, a promise made without any intention of performing it, any other act ..... buyer and seller are enunciated in section 55 of the transfer of property act. though under the provisions of indian contrat act, 1872 the consent is an essential pre- requisite of a concluded contract where in elements of coercion, undue influence, fraud, misrepresentation and mistake should not be embedded and the term fraud . has been defined in section 17 of the indian contract act, 1872 as some thing of a connivance .....

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Aug 09 2007 (HC)

A.R.M. Nizmathuallah Vs. Vaduganathan

Court : Chennai

Reported in : 2008CriLJ880

..... years expires on 1 -12-2001. even according to the complaint, the debt is barred by limitation.7. section 25 and section 25(3) of the contract act reads as follows:25. agreement without consideration, void, unless it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt barred by limitation law.- an agreement made without consideration is void, unless:(1) and (2)....(3) it is a promise, made in writing and signed by the person to be charged therewith, or by his agent ..... enforceable debt. the debt was time-barred. therefore, the entire prosecution under section 138 of the negotiable instruments act is not maintainable.3. the learned counsel for the respondent submitted that though the debt was barred by limitation, by issuing a cheque dated 20-11-2003, the accused-petitioner had entered into an agreement and thereby promising to pay the debt barred by limitation of law. such an agreement is a valid contract as per section 25 of the indian contract act, 1872 ..... . (hereinafter referred to as 'the act').4. this court considered the rival submissions made by both parties .....

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Nov 13 1980 (HC)

Tulsi Ram Vs. Same Singh

Court : Delhi

Reported in : AIR1981Delhi165; 19(1981)DLT378

..... section 25. (2) section 25 of the act is as under 's. 25 : an agreement made without consideration is void unless : (1) agreement without consideration void unless it is writing and registered it is expressed in writing and registered under the law for the time being in force for the registration of documents and is made on account of natural love and affection between parties standing in a near relation to each other, or unless (2)or is a promise to compensate for something done it is a promise to compensate ..... limitation act. learned counsel for the appellant refers to the various observations in this judgment but i do not get any assistance to interpret clause (3) of section 25 of the act. in gobind das and others v. sarju das, 2nd 30 allahabad 268 it was held, under section 25 sub-section 3 of the indian contract act a promise made in writing and signed by the person to be charged therewith to pay a barred debt ..... is a good consideration, but there must be a distinct promise and not a mere acknowledgment'. again in maganlal .....

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Jun 23 2015 (HC)

Madala Jyothi and Anothe Vs. Karanam Tirupalaiah and Othe

Court : Andhra Pradesh

..... ; even if the document is construed as agreement for execution of registered settlement deed/gift deed, then also it requires registration under section 25 (1) of the indian contract act. section 25 (1) of the indian contract act, reads as follows:25. agreement without consideration void, unless it is in writing and registered, or is a promise to compensate for something done, or is a promise to pay a debt, barred by limitation law.- an agreement made without consideration is void, unless- (1) it is expressed in writing and registered under the law for the time being in force for the ..... is a gift settlement deed, hence the same requires stamp duty and it should be registered as per section 17 (1) of the registration act, 1908. he also submits that as per section 25 (1) of the indian contract act, 1872 any agreement without consideration is void unless it is in writing and registered. he contends that the subject document is neither properly stamped nor is registered. in support of his contention, he relied on the judgment reported in .....

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