Top Left Background Top Right Background
Bottom Right Background

Keighley, Maxted and Co v Durant (1901)

Facts

  • An agent working for an undisclosed principal concluded a contract to purchase wheat in his own name

Issue

  • Could the act be ratified?

Decision

  • No

Reasoning

  • A contract on behalf of an undisclosed principal cannot be ratified, it is complete upon signing
Goto Top
Close Notification

Recent News

Other News