Statute of Frauds | Oral Real Estate Contracts | Enforce Contracts

ARTICLES

Statute of Frauds in Real Estate Litigation

April 15, 2011

In this article, James Cai explains the Statute of Frauds, a type of state law which can have a dramatic effect in real estate (and, admittedly, other kinds of) litigation.  Mr. Cai explains how the Statute of Frauds encourages written contracts, how it can be used as a defense against a breach of contract action, and exceptions which render contracts normally invalidated by the Statute of Frauds enforceable. 

- Summary by FizzLaw Team

Read the Article at:
Statute of Frauds in Real Estate Litigation

AUTHOR

James Cai

James Cai

FizzLaw is a product of Legal Services Management (LSM). Also included in the LSM portfolio is Business Law Network, LLC (BLN). BLN sponsors a network of independent lawyers serving middle market and small businesses, and Legati, a business litigation service providing fixed fee prices for litigation.