privity of contract
privity of contract
The relationship between two or more parties who enter into a contract directly with each other. (Bernstein's Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.

privity of contract
The relationship between two or more parties who enter into a contract directly with each other.

US Bankruptcy 2012.


Glossary of Bankruptcy.

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  • privity of contract — the relationship between the parties privy to the contract, i.e. those who are direct parties to it. Until the passing of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999, English law did not permit parties not in a relationship of privity to sue …   Law dictionary

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  • privity of contract — A material interest in the performance of a contract of one who did not join in the making of the contract. The impact of a con tract upon a person from or to whom the consideration moves. 17 Am J2d Contr § 297 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Privity of estate — is the concept in property law that there is a legal relationship between a landlord and a tenant, with shared rights and responsibilities. this relationship does not arise out of contract but connected through possession of the property on the… …   Wikipedia

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  • privity — priv·i·ty / pri və tē/ n pl ties [Old French privité privacy, secret, from Medieval Latin privitat privitas, from Latin privus private] 1: the direct connection or relationship between parties to a contract or transaction (as a purchase) privity… …   Law dictionary

  • contract — con·tract 1 / kän ˌtrakt/ n [Latin contractus from contrahere to draw together, enter into (a relationship or agreement), from com with, together + trahere to draw] 1: an agreement between two or more parties that creates in each party a duty to… …   Law dictionary

  • privity — priv‧i‧ty [ˈprɪvti] noun [uncountable] LAW the legal relationship existing between the people who have signed a contract, agreement etc: • A successful legal action for insider trading is unlikely, since privity would be virtually impossible to… …   Financial and business terms

  • privity — In its broadest sense, privity is defined as mutual or successive relationships to the same right of property, or such an identification of interest of one person with another as to represent the same legal right. Petersen v. Fee Intern., Ltd., D …   Black's law dictionary

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