1. Performance of Contractual Obligations Law and Practice:
a. Effectiveness of the remedy of Substituted Performance under Specific Relief (Amendment) Act, 2018. Enforceability of ‘Risk and Cost purchase’ clause
b. Specific Performance: Rule rather than exception.
c. Substantial Performance: Effective defence. e.g.: in Construction contracts.
2. Remedies and Relief:
a. Penalty Clauses and Penalty Damages
b. Indirect loss/Damages: Whether loss of profit can be claimed?
c. Whether Interest on damages can be claimed?
d. Exemplary Damages e. Temporary Relief Measures: Ad Interim Injunctions f. “Reliance Loss” Consequential Damages g. Formula for calculation of Damages
3. Contractual Enforcement
a. Enforcing Indemnity v Damages
b. Non-Disclosure Agreements: Testing its enforceability in Commercial Contracts
c. Breach of IP Licensing agreements: Relief and remedies
d. Liquidated damages and Force majeure clause
4. Commercial Dispute Resolution
a. Interpretation and Construction of Contracts
b. Alternate Dispute Resolution in commercial Disputes
c. Commercial Court Act