Do we have a legally binding contract?

Dixon, William M. (2004) Do we have a legally binding contract? The Queensland Lawyer, 24(5), pp. 235-237.

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Legal advisers are often called upon to advise whether informal correspondence between clients may give rise to a binding contract. The decision of Mullins J in Teviot Downs Estate Pty Ltd v MTAA Superannuation Fund (Flagstone Creek and Spring Mountain Park) Property Pty Ltd [2003] QSC 403 provides general guidance as to matters that may be relevant when faced with this thorny issue.

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ID Code: 42412
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: informal correspondence, binding contract
ISSN: 0312-1658
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Property Law (excl. Intellectual Property Law) (180124)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2004 Lawbook Company
Deposited On: 05 Jul 2011 23:40
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2011 09:37

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