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What is novation?

Filed under: Conveyancing, Property Sales and Acquisitions, Contracts and Agreements

Nomination versus novation Contracts for the sale of land may provide for the transfer of title to the purchaser or its nominee.

When is an Option validly exercised?

Filed under: Property Sales and Acquisitions, Contracts and Agreements

Options are common in relation to the acquisition of land, new leases, shares, intellectual property rights and the grant of other property and contractual...

What is estoppel?

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements

The purpose of estoppel is to prevent detriment by compelling a party to adhere to an assumption or expectation which he has encouraged the other party...

What is Legal Professional Privilege?

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements

Legal professional privilege, also called ‘client legal privilege’, is a fundamental legal rule which prevents disclosure of confidential communications...

When will Negotiated Terms of Agreement be Binding as a Legally Enforceable Contract?

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements

Not every agreement will be enforced by a Court. To be binding the parties must have what is known as an ‘intention to create legal relations’. One...

What Damages Can You Claim for Breach of Contract?

Filed under: Contract Law, Contracts and Agreements

If you suffer loss because of a breach of contract the Court may award damages to compensate you for that loss.

When will a Verbal Agreement be Binding?

Filed under: Contracts and Agreements

It is often difficult to enforce a verbal agreement, because each party usually has a different recollection of what was said and agreed. So how do the...

How to Use a Franchise Disclosure Document

Filed under: Business & Commercial Law, Franchises, Contracts and Agreements

The franchise disclosure document is one of the most important documents for a prospective franchisee. It contains important commercial and legal information...

How to interpret a contract when the use of a defined term does not make sense?

Filed under: Contract Law, Contracts and Agreements

Contracts generally contain a ‘definitions’ clause setting out defined terms which are used repeatedly in the contract. Often the definitions clause...

What is a Sham Contract

Filed under: Contract Law, Contracts and Agreements

Occasionally it is alleged that a contract is a sham. But what is a sham contract and how do the Courts deal with them?

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