Category: Contract Law

What Makes Contract Terms Legally Binding?

What Makes Contract Terms Legally Binding?

When drafting or entering into a commercial contract it is important to understand how legally binding contract terms affect all parties to the agreement. Well-drafted contract terms should provide certainty and clarity in respect...

misrepresentations in contract law

Misrepresentations in Contract Law

A misrepresentation is a statement made during contract negotiations that is put forward as a fact or as law but is untrue, that induces a party to enter into a contract resulting in loss...

contract disputes

Advice on Contract Disputes

Contract disputes are an unpleasant but relatively common feature in the business world. They are potentially very disruptive, often siphoning time, energy and money that would be better spent elsewhere. However, with the right...

liquidated damages clause

What is a Liquidated Damages Clause

A liquidated damages clause is a provision which represents an agreement between parties as to the payment that should be made if a particular contractual term is breached. Where a liquidated damages clause is...