“The effect of such mistake is that the contract is usually void ab initio, i.e, from the beginning. Therefore, no property will pass under it and no obligations can arise under it”.
” A person who is not a party to a contract although the contract was made for his benefit cannot sue on the contract”
“Where a party was in breach of a term that was said to be fundamental to the contract, an exemption clause, no matter how wide cannot avail him”
“Most social arrangements do not amount to contracts because they are not intended to be legally binding”
Mere Church marriage does not constitute a valid marriage.
“The general Law is that the landlord on the expiration of the time rent or expiration of a valid notice to quit, may proceed to court for possession”
Where an employer lays of an employee without the necessary notice, he is expected to compensate the employee by paying the benefits the employee would have derived from his retention of his employment for the number of months the employer should have given him notice of termination.