Distinction between illegal and Void Contract
Brief Notes (Conceptual)
Terms used in this Essay
the person who offers something or some work etc.
the person to whom something or work is offered.
the person who promises to give, pay or do something.
the person to whom the promise is made.
the person who accepts the promise
what ever is given in return of something (a house in return of money, money in return of a house)
Void agreement can never by enforced by law
Void contract can be enforced before it
It unenforceable from the very beginning
It enforceable when it was made, and it was
declared void later. But when it is declared
void it cannot be enforced by law
Creates no legal relation, rights and/or
obligation on either of the parties. Has no legal
The contracting parties have the right for the
restoration of the benefit due to the execution
of the contract
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