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date: 14 October 2019

intention to create legal relations 

Source:
A Dictionary of Law
Author(s):
Jonathan LawJonathan Law

One of the key constituents of a *contract. An agreement is only enforceable if, inter alia, there is an intention that it should be legally binding. As a general rule, the law presumes that familial and social agreements are not intended to be binding (... ...

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