Acceptance by Post in contract law

Acceptance by Post in contract law. The posting rule (or mailbox rule in the United States, also known as the “postal rule” or “deposited acceptance rule”) is an exception to the general rule of Contract law in common law countries that acceptance of an offer takes place when communicated. Under the posting rule, that acceptance… Continue reading Acceptance by Post in contract law

Invalid Acceptance

There are several situations in which there is an apparent acceptance of an offer but which turns out for varying reasons to be invalid and ineffective. The situations are as disparate in nature as the reasons for invalidity. But it is convenient to treat all these situations under one subsection. Counter offer Conditional acceptance-acceptance ‚Äúsubject… Continue reading Invalid Acceptance