ILLEGAL AGREEMENT VS VOID AGREEMENT
|ILLEGAL AGREEMENT||VOID AGREEMENT|
|1. PROHIBITED||It is prohibited by law.||It is not prohibited by law|
|2. PUNISHABLE||The parties are punishable.||The parties are not punishable.|
|3. NATURE||illegal agreement is void |
agreement from the beginning.
|A void agreement is not illegal |
|4. OBJECT||The object or motive of illegal |
agreement is illegal or unlawful.
|The object of void agreement is |
|5. COLLATERAL AGREEMENT||An agreement that is collateral |
to an illegal agreement is not
|An agreement that is collateral |
to a void agreement is
|6. RETURN OF BENEFITS||The benefits cannot be claimed |
|The benefits may or may not be |