Contract

Contract in Asia

Definition of Contract in Contract in the Legal Dictionary. See encyclopedic entry about Contract In the Legal Wiki Encyclopedia: Contract.

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Contract: noun

  • accord
  • accordance
  • agreement
  • arrangement
  • articles of agreement
  • assurance
  • avouchment
  • avowal
  • bargain
  • binding agreement
  • bond
  • charter
  • collective agreement
  • commitment
  • compact
  • compromise
  • concordat
  • condicio
  • conductio
  • confirmation
  • conventio
  • covenant
  • deal
  • embodied terms
  • engagement
  • entente
  • guarantee
  • instrument evidencing an agreement
  • ironclad agreement
  • legal document
  • mutual agreement
  • mutual pledge
  • mutual promise
  • mutual undertaking
  • negotiated agreement
  • obligation
  • pact
  • paction
  • pactum
  • pledge
  • pledged word
  • private understanding
  • promise
  • ratified agreement
  • set terms
  • settlement
  • stated terms
  • stipulation
  • terms for agreement
  • understanding
  • undertaking
  • warranty
  • written terms
  • Associated Concepts: acceptance of a contract
  • accessory contract
  • action on contract
  • adhesion contract
  • aleatory contract
  • alteration of a contract
  • alternative contract
  • anticipatory breach of contract
  • assent to a contract
  • assignment of a contract
  • bilateral contract
  • breach of a contract
  • breach of contract
  • cancellation of a contract
  • claim arising on contract
  • collateral contract
  • collective agreement
  • concurrent contracts
  • conditional acceptance of a contract
  • conditional agreement
  • conditional contract
  • consideration in a contract
  • constructive contract
  • contingency contract
  • continuing contract
  • contract action
  • contract carrier
  • contract for an option
  • contract implied in fact
  • contract obligation
  • contract of agency
  • contract of carriage
  • contract of guaranty
  • contract of hire or hiring
  • contract of indemnity
  • contract of insurance
  • contract of record
  • contract of sale
  • contract ofsubscriptionforstock
  • contract ofsubscriptionforstock
  • contract of suretyship
  • contract price
  • contract rights
  • contract to lease
  • contract to purchase
  • contract to sell
  • contracting out work
  • consideration in a contract
  • constructive contract
  • contingency contract
  • continuing contract
  • contract action
  • contract carrier
  • contract for an option
  • contract implied in fact
  • contract obligation
  • contract of agency
  • contract of carriage
  • contract of employment
  • contract of guaranty
  • contract of hire or hiring
  • contract of indemnity
  • contract of insurance
  • contract of record
  • contract of sale
  • contract ofsubscriptionforstock
  • contract of suretyship
  • contract price
  • contract rights
  • contract to lease
  • contract to purchase
  • contract to sell
  • contracting out work
  • de facto contract
  • divisible contract
  • endowment contract
  • enforceable contract
  • exclusive contract
  • executed contract
  • executory contract
  • express contract
  • fictitious contract
  • fiduciary contract
  • formal contract
  • fraudulent contract
  • future contract
  • general contract
  • government contract
  • gratuitous contract
  • guaranty contract
  • illegal contract
  • illusory contract
  • immoral contract
  • impairing the obligation of contract
  • implied contract
  • indivisible contract
  • inequitable contract
  • installment contract
  • material alteration of contract
  • material breach of contract
  • obligation of contract
  • optional contracts
  • oral contract
  • parol agreement
  • parties to a contract
  • passive breach of contract
  • performance of a contract
  • preexisting contracts
  • private contract
  • privity of contract
  • public contract
  • quasi contract
  • reformation of a contract
  • release from a contract
  • renunciation of a contract
  • repudiation of a contract
  • requirements contract
  • rescission of a contract
  • restitution on a contract
  • revival of a contract
  • severable contract
  • specialty contract
  • subcontract
  • surety contract
  • thirdparty beneficiary contract
  • unconditional contract
  • unconscionable contract
  • unenforceable contract
  • unilateral contract
  • unlawful contract
  • valid contract
  • verbal contract
  • void contract
  • written contract y to the laws or against good morals
  • have no force in law
  • foreign PHRASES: Interest reipublicae quod homines conserventur
  • It is in the interest of the state that men be preserved
  • The agreement of parties controls the law
  • Contractus ex turpi causa
  • vel contra bonos mores
  • nullus est
  • A contract founded on a base consideration
  • et parit actionem
  • A naked contract is where there is no consideration for the agreement; but
  • where there is a consideration
  • an obligation is created and gives rise to a right of action
  • Modus et conventio vincunt legem
  • Custom
  • convention and an agreement of the parties overrule the law
  • Conventio facit legem
  • An agreement creates the law
  • i
  • e
  • the parties to a binding contract will be held to their promises
  • Ex nudo pacto non oritur actio
  • No action arises on a contract without a consideration
  • Contractus legem ex convention accipiunt
  • Contracts receive legal sanction fromtheagreementoftheparties
  • Naturale est quidlibet dissolvi eo modo quo ligatur
  • It is natural for a thing to be unbound in the same way in which it was made binding
  • Nihil tam conveniens est naturali aequitati quam unumquodque dissolvi eo ligamine quo ligatum est
  • Nothing is so agreeable to natural equity as that a thing should be dissolved by the same means by which it was bound
  • In conventionibus
  • contrahentium voluntas potius quam verba spectari placuit
  • Ex pacto illicito non oritur actio
  • From an unlawful agreement
  • no action will lie
  • In contrahenda venditione
  • ambiguum pactum contra venditorem interpretandum est
  • In the negotiation of a sale
  • an ambiguous agreement is to be interpreted against the seller
  • In contractibus
  • rei veritas potius quam scriptura perspici debet
  • In contracts
  • the truth of the matter ougnt to be regarded as more important than the writing
  • In contractibus
  • tacite insunt quae sunt moris et consuetudinis
  • In contracts
  • matters of custom and usage are tacitly implied
  • Incerta quantitas vitiat actum
  • An uncertain quantity vitiates the act
  • Legem enim contractus dat
  • The contract makes the law
  • Nuda pactio obligationem non parit
  • A naked promise does not create a binding obligation
  • Eisdem modis dissolvitur obligatio quae nascitur ex contractu
  • is dissolved in the same ways in which it is contracted

Contract: verb

  • accept an offer
  • agree
  • contrahere
  • covenant
  • engage
  • enter into
  • locare
  • make a bargain
  • make terms
  • obligate oneself
  • pledge
  • promise
  • undertake
  • undertake by contract

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