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(p. 556) 16. Discharge by Operation of Law 

(p. 556) 16. Discharge by Operation of Law
(p. 556) 16. Discharge by Operation of Law

Jack Beatson

, Andrew Burrows

, and John Cartwright

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date: 19 April 2021

This chapter considers the rules of law which, operating upon certain sets of circumstances, will bring about the discharge of a contract. The discussions cover mergers, discharged by judgment of a court, alteration or cancellation of a written instrument, and bankruptcy.

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