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    James, Adjou, Sylvia, Bob and Tim (represented by Ian) require identifying and advice as to the applicability of relevant contract and tort/delict principles to the current scenario presented in the problem question. Before proceeding with advising the individual’s, we need to check the validity of the contract and to establish the note displayed on the car windscreen is “Invitation to Treat” (or) “Offer”. The difference between the two is significant and need to be specifically identify, as the ‘invitation to treat’ cannot be accepted legally and an offer is an expression of willingness to contract on the specified terms without further negotiation and which is legally accepted. The note on the front and back windscreens states ‘For Sale – A Van. Almost new, the state-of-the-art plumbing and electrical tools, £ 13,500 or best offer. Please call at our offices or telephone 654321. First to agree a price will have the Van.’…

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    party. While, on the other hand, a unilateral offer is an offer proposed to the public in general and is accepted through conduct or performance. From a layman’s view, a unilateral offer and an invitation to treat seems like the same thing but, it is not. There are many differences between a unilateral offer and an invitation to treat which will be discussed under. Differences between a unilateral offer and an invitation to treat: Definition: A…

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    contract law? A contract is a deal made by more than two parties with a purpose of some enforceable legal rights and obligations. A contract is consist of an agreement, consideration and intention to create legal relations. An agreement is made up of offer and acceptance, It has been an valid offer and acceptance. An offer is one of the elements of an agreement. An offer is a promise made by the offeror. Invitation to treat is an invitation to others to make an offer. The advertisement is an…

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    Postal Rule Case Study

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    Offer is defined by Treitel as an expression of willingness to enter into a contract with intention to create legal relation that it shall become binding obligation without any further negotiation, Offer can be in different form such as letter, email, newspaper advertisement, fax and conduct only if offeror is prepared to have a contract. Offer has 3 elements, 1: intention/willingness, 2: specified terms (method of payment) and 3: no further negotiation. There are two types advertisement, 1:…

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    There is a difference between offer and invitation to treat. Advertisement is an example of invitation to treat. According to the case Partridge v Crittenden [1968] 1 WLR 1204, Partridge advertised rare wild birds for sale it is an invitation to treat. The situation is similar to the above fact. Hence, there is not an offer made by Tony. The case, Grainger and Sons v Gough [1896] AC 235, can also be used to distingue offer and invitation to treat. Besides that, shop displays is also an…

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    1) Dorothy and Brian I: Had the contract between Dorothy and Brian come into existence? In particular, was Dorothy obligated to sell her house to Brian? R: Offer and counter-offer “An invitation to treat is essentially an indication that a person is prepared to negotiate” “Acceptance cannot be interfered from the silence or inaction of the offeree” . A: Brian offered to buy Dorothy’s house and Dorothy replied Brian that she would sell the house for $2.000.000. Brian countered Dorothy’s offer…

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    Psy 230 Week 4

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    This case has multiple issues that need to be discussed and clarified. First of all, Cory advances an advertisement regarding selling his computer. He then affirms that the binding will start according to the date of the acceptance. His first offer comes by email, but encounters some faults that delay its arrival. The email is followed by a fax that counter-offers the initial proposed price. The offer Firstly, it should be discussed if the proposal constitutes an offer or an invitation to…

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    Sally's Call Case

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    Sally’s call is an invitation to treat as in British Car Auctions v Wright. The car in the case had not been offered for sale and there was only an invitation to treat; so is Sally’s phone call. He invites Ron to answer the questionnaire but if Ron declines the invitation there are no consequences as he is not contractually bound by the call. The issue raised by the question is whether Sally’s call constitutes an offer. If it does, Ron’s answer of the question is an acceptance of the offer,…

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    shop are normally invitations to treat, merely inviting negotiations of offer unless it is a unilateral advertisement (to the world) which is specific advertisements involving a reward, in this case, does not apply as it is for one purpose and did not have all details of the bike such as a price. In case Partridge v Crittenden [1968] 1 WLR 1204, as there was not sufficient information like how many birds were for sale it did not amount to an offer but merely an invitation to treat. As said above…

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    deposit £1000 into said bank, their sincerity wouldn 't of been showed and the £100 reward would of been merely an invitation to treat’ To discuss the normal view of offer and acceptance between a business and a consumer. One must look at what constitutes offer and acceptance. An offer is an expression of willingness to contract within a specific set of terms. This is made, by the offeror with the consideration that, if the offer is accepted, they will be bound and held to such contract.…

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