Supreme Court on Government Contacts & Tenders This comprehensive and authoritative digest covers the complete Supreme Court’s rulings on the subject since 1950 till date. This analytical, systematic and exhaustive work is an authoritative source of law on the subject by the highest court of the land.
Government Contracts and Tenders are governed by two bodies of law: Public law principles & Ordinary law of contract.
The public law principles applicable to Government Contracts and Tenders have been arranged under the following headings:
General Principles Governing Government Contracts/Tenders;
Formation of Government Contract:-a) Formal requirements and b) Modes of entering into a Government Contract
Government Contracts. The work provides a detailed commentary on the law governing grant of government contracts, licences, quotas, mineral rights, jobs etc to individuals and business organizations. A sort of special protection is given to the government on the ground of “public interest” and “public finance”. This work is a detailed commentary on the subject and explains the objective of State contracts, rights and obligations of the parties with special reference to Constitution of India, breach of the State Contract, e-procurement and the issues in public procurement etc.