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TABLE OF CONTENTS Article C—Prevention of Performance or Offer

Sec. 941. 942. 943. 944.

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Causes excusing performance or offer Performance prevented by creditor Performance prevented by cause excusing it Refusal to accept performance before offer Article D—Accord and Satisfaction 1

951. 952. 963. 954.

Accord defined Effect of accord Satisfaction defined Part performance

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Article E — N o v a t i o n 961. 962. 963. 964.

Novation defined Methods of novation Applicability of contract rules Rescission of novation

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Article F—Release 971. Extinction of obligation by release 972. E x t e n t of general release 973. Release of joint debtor

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CHAPTER 31—NATURE OF A CONTRACT SUBCHAPTER

I—DEFINITIONS

Sec.

1001. Contract defined 1002. Essential elements of contract SUBCHAPTER

1021. 1022. 1023. 1024.

II—PARTIES

Persons capable of contracting Capacity of minors and persons of unsound mind Identification of parties necessary Contract for benefit of third person SUBCHAPTER

1041. 1042. 1043. 1044. 1045. 1046. 1047. 1048. 1049. 1050. 1051. 1052. 1053. 1054. 1055. 1066. 1057. 1058. 1059. 1060. 1061. 1062. 1063. 1064. 1065.

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III—CONSENT

Essentials of consent Voidable consent Causes defeating reality or freedom of consent When causes exist Duress Menace Kinds of fraud Actual fraud Constructive fraud Actual fraud as question of fact Undue influence Kinds of mistake Mistake of fact Mistake of law Mistake of foreign laws M u t u a l i t y of consent Communication of consent Communication of acceptance of proposal Completion of communication Acceptance of proposal Absolute or qualified acceptance Time for revoking proposal M e t h o d of revoking proposal Ratification of voidable contract Consent by acceptance of benefits

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