Inter Praesentes

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Definition: Inter Praesentes

Quick Summary of Inter Praesentes

Where the parties contract in a face-to-face transaction the law raises a presumption that the parties intend to deal with the person in front of them.

Full Definition of Inter Praesentes

‘Face to face’. For example, if a contract is formed inter praesentes it is between two people in their physical presence, rather than, say, by post.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Inter Praesentes are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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