meeting of the minds


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meeting of the minds

A requirement for the formation of a valid and enforceable contract is that the parties must agree to the same thing.If there is a mutual mistake of fact regarding one of the critical elements of a contract, there has been no meeting of the minds and the contract may be set aside.

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The law in this area is unclear but we do know that mere agreement as to price does not constitute a meeting of the minds sufficient to entitle a broker to a commission.
This new corporate alliance is a true meeting of the minds for our two companies as we collectively aim to reach new customers whether in-store, online or at a Six Flags theme park," said Mark Shapiro, Six Flags President and CEO.
Alas, that meeting of the minds never took place - Einstein died in 1955 - but a couple of years later, Caesar ran into Robert Oppenheimer, an Einstein colleague better-known for developing the atom bomb.
He is creative, innovative, likeable and sometimes a maverick while developing a meeting of the minds of people at all levels whether on the court or in the boardroom.
Bush - who, recent real-world evidence aside, here insists, ``I'm a uniter'' - tries to arrange a meeting of the minds between leaders of the anti-abortion and abortion-rights movements.
It ruled that no brokerage commission is earned until the buyer and the seller have a meeting of the minds on all substantial issues.
ADP(R) National Account Services (NAS), part of ADP's Employer Services Division, a leading provider of outsourced payroll, benefits and HR services for large employers, today announced its annual client award winners as part of the ADP Meeting of the Minds Conference - 2005.
Deaton said a meeting is scheduled this week to try to work out the differences and come to some meeting of the minds that can be presented in two weeks to the panel.
Personally, I get a tremendous level of excitement selling and leasing industrial and commercial real estate, from seeing the production line in the factory on a day-to-day basis, to meeting a diverse collection of players in the corporate and industrial sectors, to developing and implementing negotiating skills which make the most unlikely situations become a meeting of the minds.

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