voidable contract


A contract that has no legal force or effect because it does not meet the essential elements of a contract.

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The gentlemen called the agreement a gentleman's agreement based on a hand shake deal so this was considered a voidable contract.

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The agreement to sell the house was deemed to be a voidable contract when the homeowners discovered their house had not been listed for six months.

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My non-compete agreement was deemed a voidable contract as no consideration was given by my employer at the time I was required to execute the document.

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