Certain contracts must be in writing

Adam Keilen Generally, verbal contracts are enforceable, although they are very difficult and expensive to prove. Thus, contracts should always be committed to writing. However, although verbal contracts are valid,…

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What is a material breach?

Adam Keilen A breach of contract occurs when one party fails to perform, resulting in legal consequences for the breaching party. Oftentimes, we hear the words, “material breach.” A material…

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Contract Interpretation

Adam Keilen Contract Law. The most basic principle in contract law is simple, “a contract is a promise, and promises ought to be kept.” Contract Interpretation. Contract interpretation often controls…

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