Execution of deeds—jurisdictional guide
Execution of deeds—jurisdictional guide

The following Commercial guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Execution of deeds—jurisdictional guide
  • Summary table
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • France
  • New Zealand
  • Poland

This guide sets out the requirements for executing deeds in various international jurisdictions. The table provides a quick-reference summary of the execution formalities for companies, individuals and partnerships in different countries. More detailed guidance on each overseas jurisdiction covered by the table is set out in the sections below, including any differences between limitation periods for claims arising out of contracts executed as a deed.

For information on the execution of contracts in various jurisdictions, see Practice Note: Execution of contracts—jurisdictional guide.

For information on electronic signatures in various jurisdictions, see Practice Note: E-signatures—jurisdictional guide.

For information on the formation of contracts in various jurisdictions, see Practice Note: Contract formation—jurisdictional guide.

Please note that this is intended as an introductory guide only and local advice from appropriate legal professionals in the relevant country should be sought where appropriate.

Summary table

  What are the formalities for creation of a valid deed? What are the requirements for execution of deeds by companies? What are the requirements for execution of deeds by individuals? What are the requirements for the execution of deeds by partnerships?
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