contract law

Main Entry:  contract law
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the branch of civil law dealing with interpretation and enforcement of written agreements between parties
Example:  Contract law has its origins thousands of years as the early civilizations began to trade with each other, a legal system was created to support and to facilitate that trade.
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