It’s very easy to understand that nothing is free in this world, thus this maxim speaks the same. Meaning is Something for Something, consideration.
It is a settled doctrine of law that whatever is forbidden by law to be done, cannot lawfully be changed by an indirect and circuitous material on the principle of “quando aliquid prohibetur, prohibetur et omne per quod devenitur ad illud”, which indicates “whenever a thing is prohibited, it is prohibited whether”
This maxim talks very sensible that if someone conceals another fraud then it will be presumed that such concealment is also a fraud. The meaning of the maxim is that IT IS FRAUD TO CONCEAL FRAUD.
This maxim relates with the main section 23 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. The meaning of the maxim is that NO ACTION ARISES ON AN ILLEGAL AGREEMENT. That means, if the object or consideration of any agreement is illegal, then such agreement is void and said to be unlawful.
Latin maxim culpae poena par esto suggests let the punishment be proportioned to the crime; let the punishment match the crime. This principle has long been regarded as the foundation of criminal justice. This tells the reasoning behind any punishment.
This maxim is related to all the professions which have some special kind of knowledge or have required some special knowledge. Maxim states that Everyone who is skilled in his own art is to be believed.
This maxim means that if someone is having a fundamental right of speech and expression under Article 19(1)(a) then that person will also have the fundamental right to silence. And thus silence is not equivalent to concealment.
This maxim is very important in the legal source. All the courts around are working according to this principle, which is Let justice be done.
The meaning of Bona vacantia is that the good is without the original owner.
The meeting of minds, i.e mutual assents. This maxim also relates to section 13 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 in which the definition of Consent is provided.
This maxim means that before the case began or Spoken before the Lawsuit is brought.
No one is ought to be a judge in his own case, thus if anyone does so then that will not be rectified and will be null and void. This maxim has also supported the rule of Natural Justice.
Incapable of malice, in this maxim, we shall connect the other maxim called ” Actus non facit reum nisi men’s sit rea” This means if there is no intention in the committed act, then there is no offence committed. Thus is maxim Doli incapax give the conclusive presumption that has been adopted for the children…
An act of the court shall prejudice no man. This maxim is as simple as Article 14 of the Indian Constitution. Both the court and the Law shall prejudice no man.
This maxim states that let the purchaser beware, the buyer must be cautious, as the risk is not of the seller instead risk follows the buyer.
The act itself does not constitute guilt unless done with a guilty mind.This maxim clearly expresses that to commit any offence, there must be a guilty mind or intention to commit the crime. If there is no intention, then there is no crime committed.