Business Law

On 25th April 2013, Curry Sdn Bhd sent a fax to sell 2000 kilograms of curry powder to food Sdn at RM5 per kilogram. The fax cearly stated “please telephone or fax an acceptance before 2nd may 2013”. Food Sdn Bha faxed a letter accepting Curry Sdn Bhd’s proposal at 11 p.m on 30th April 2013. The fax’s report clearly stated that the letter has been sent to Curry Sdn. As it was a public holiday on 1st May 2013, the office of Curry Sdn Bgd was closed and nobody knows about the acceptance of food Sdn Bhd. It was on the 2nd May 2013 that a staff of Curry Sdn Bhd read the fax.

  1. Discuss whether the acceptance made by Food Sdn Bhd is valid

  2. What would be your answer if Curry sdn. Bhd send a fax to withdrow the offer on 1st May 2013


Suka   Jula Sdn bhn sells sewing machines on both cash terms   and on hire-purchase. Tina, a fashion designer student at Good College bought a new sewing machine from Suka Jual   Sdn Bhd on hire purchase. However, after she had signed the document and paid RM200 as deposite, Tina did not get any document from Suka Jual Sdn Bhd as the sales person told her that the hire purchase agreement will be posted to her. Upon reaching home, tina Used the new machine to sew new silk shirt for her college’s project. However, instead of sewing the pieces of silk cloth together, the sewing machine and claim back to the deposit.