Art. 1159. Obligations arising from contracts have the force of law between thecontracting parties and should be complied with in good faith. (1091a)
Art. 1160. Obligations derived from quasi-contracts shall be subject to theprovisions of Chapter 1, Title XVII, of this Book. (n)
Art. 1161. Civil obligations arising from criminal offenses shall be governed bythe penal laws, subject to the provisions of Article 2177, and of the pertinentprovisions of Chapter 2, Preliminary Title, on Human Relations, and of Title XVIII ofthis Book, regulating damages. (1092a)
Art. 1162. Obligations derived from quasi-delicts shall be governed by theprovisions of Chapter 2, Title XVII of this Book, and by special laws. (1093a)
NATURE AND EFFECT OF OBLIGATIONS
Art. 1163. Every person obliged to give something is also obliged to take care ofit with the proper diligence of a good father of a family, unless the law or thestipulation of the parties requires another standard of care. (1094a)
Art. 1164. The creditor has a right to the fruits of the thing from the time theobligation to deliver it arises. However, he shall acquire no real right over it untilthe same has been delivered to him. (1095)
Art. 1165. When what is to be delivered is a determinate thing, the creditor, inaddition to the right granted him by Article 1170, may compel the debtor tomake the delivery.
If the thing is indeterminate or generic, he may ask that the obligation becomplied with at the expense of the debtor.
If the obligor delays, or has promised to deliver the same thing to two or morepersons who do not have the same interest, he shall be responsible for anyfortuitous event until he has effected the delivery. (1096)
Art. 1166. the obligation to give a determinate thing includes that of deliveringall its accessions and accessories, even though they may not have beenmentioned. (1097a)
Art. 1167. if a person obliged to do something fails to do it, the same shall beexecuted at his cost.