IP Litigation: Strategy + Negotiation + Trial + Appeal
Under California law, "[a] contract is an agreement to do or not do a certain thing." Cal. Civil Code §1549. "It is essential to the existence of a contract that there should be: 1. Parties capable of contracting; 2. Their consent; 3. A lawful object; and, 4. A sufficient cause or consideration." Cal. Civil Code §1550. Most other states have identical or similar elements.
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