ACT 197
REGISTRATION OF BUSINESSES ACT 1956 (REVISED - 1978)

PART II - REGISTRATION, RENEWAL AND TERMINATION OF BUSINESS



Section 8. Effect of non-registration and right to enforce contracts.


(1) So long as the prescribed particulars in respect of any person who is or who claims to be an associate of any business are not recorded in the register, no right of such person under or arising out of any contract made or entered into by or on behalf of such person in relation to such business shall be enforceable by suit or other legal proceeding either in the name of such business or in his individual name or otherwise:

Provided that -


(2) Nothing in this section shall prejudice the rights of any other parties as against such person in respect of any contract.

(3) In any application made under proviso (a) to subsection (1) the applicant may ask for rectification of the register and the court may order accordingly.


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