| Commentary

8 In general

| Commentary

2: WHEN CONTRACT MUST BE IN WRITING OR EXECUTED AS A DEED

8 In general

Parties to most ‘mainstream’ commercial contracts will not normally need to put them in writing or sign or execute them as deeds (eg agreements for the sale of goods or the provision of services). It is possible that certain transactions related to a main contract may need a written form or execution as a deed1. The main situations when writing or a deed is required are listed below2.

To continue reading
View the latest version of this document, as well as thousands of others like it, sign in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial