SCHOOL OF LAW
A PROJЕCT SUBMITTЕD ON
COASTAL AND WATERWAY TRANSPORT CONTRACT IN INDIA
IN COMPLIANCЕ TO THЕ PARTIAL FULFILLMЕNT OF THЕ MARKING
SCHЕMЕ FOR TRIMЕSTЕR IV 2014-15, IN THЕ SUBJЕCT OF CONTRACT-II
SUBMITTЕD TO FACULTY
MS. NANDA PARDHEY FOR ЕVALUATION
SUBMITTЕD BY:-KHUSHIL SHAH
ROLL NO: - A052
COURSЕ: - B.A. LL.B. (hons.)
DATЕ: - 9TH AUGUST, 2014
TIMЕ: - 4:00
RЕCЕIVЕD BY: - …………………..
ON DATЕ: - ………………………..
TIMЕ: - …………………………….
INDIAN LEGAL CONTEXT AND PRESENT RULES AND
ROLE OF JUDICIARY
CHAPTER 1: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
Relevance of the topic –
Any coastal and transport contract carried on, is guided by the rules and framework mentioned in the Carriage of Goods by Sea, 1925, Bill of Lading act 1856, The Merchant shipping Act and The Marine Insurance Act,1963. These act governs the basics for marine contracts. This topic is very much relevant to the Indian Contract act and these types of contract govern each and every aspect of law. The Bill of Lading governs the documental aspect, the insurance is as a support, the merchant shipping act governs the rights and liabilities of the parties and the Carriage of goods act governs the disputes in matter of the marine Contracts and the carriage of goods.
Objective of the study1. The objective of making this project is to study and research on Coastal and
Waterway Transport contracts in India which is very important from the point of law of contracts.
2. The main objective of my study is to deduce and find out the procedure of how the contracts are formed during a shipping agreement and the rights and liabilities of
Bibliography: 3. Indian Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1925 4 5. Indian Carriers Act, 1865 6