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ISBN: 9781552213056-09


Privity of Contract

From: Law of Contracts, 2/e


Discussion of the general principle that an undertaking by one of the parties to an agreement to confer a benefit on a third party is not enforceable by that third party.



John McCamus

John D. McCamus, BA, MA, LLB, LLM, LSM, LLD (Hon), FRSC, is a professor of law and university professor at the Osgoode Hall Law School of York University, a faculty which he served as dean from 1982 to 1987. He is a member of the Ontario Bar. Prior to joining the faculty at Osgoode, he spent a year as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada for Chief Justice Laskin.