Business Law · English

Consideration in Contract law – Is it just about “legal value” and “bargain-for exchange”?

For several times, I had tried to look up the meaning of the term “consideration” and, those dictionaries did not lead me out of the woods. And for several times, I had tried to find out what “consideration” is, and all I receive is a definition with two “haunted” term, “legal value” and “bargain-for exchange”. That is to say, if you scrutinize “consideration” on the surface, you will get nowhere. If you have no time to do research, don’t let the busyness hold you back, cause by this paper, with analysis on some exceptions of common  law rules , all things have been done for you. Continue reading “Consideration in Contract law – Is it just about “legal value” and “bargain-for exchange”?”

English · International Law

Islamic law – Correct misconception! (Chapter 2 – Part 2)

In the last part, we have already known that not only Quran but the Sunnah is regarded as the sources of Shari’ah as well. And at the end of the last part, we raised a question that how to transmit the hadiths (the record of Sunnah) between generations. That is to say Continue reading “Islamic law – Correct misconception! (Chapter 2 – Part 2)”

English · International Law

Islamic Law – Correct misconceptions! (Chapter 1 – Part 1)

When discussing about the law, you may think of a legal system with the appearance of judges, lawyers and a potent mechanism to enforce the law. But, there was, I said there was which means before the dawn of modernity, a land in which these things happened in entirely different way.  Continue reading “Islamic Law – Correct misconceptions! (Chapter 1 – Part 1)”

English · International Law

Babylonian Law: To what extent do you know about it? (Chapter 1)

From muscle Vin Diesel in blow scenes of Babylon A.D. to well-known music band Boney M. in Rivers of Babylon, from the book The Richest Man in Babylon to the planning Earth’s tallest skyscraper “The Tower” in Dubai, the popularity of the word “Babylon” is broad to such an extent that it is the inspiration for many things in our life. You often relate Babylon to the only thing Continue reading “Babylonian Law: To what extent do you know about it? (Chapter 1)”