Any UK jurisdiction, England, Wales
Any UK jurisdiction, England
This note provides an overview of the law and practice relating to the execution of simple contracts and deeds under the laws of England and Wales. It includes a summary of when a written contract may be necessary, the main differences between simple contracts and deeds, those transactions for which a deed is required, the legal formalities for creating a valid deed and the procedure to follow when exchanging executed documents by virtual means.
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