Interpretation of Spanish contracts

Interpretations of contracts consist of the determination of the facts and to ascertain the content of the expressed intentions of the parties. By interpreting one determines the true meaning of the contract, which is needed for a proper executing of the contract or to solve disputes between parties. Qualification of the contract With the interpretation…Read more Interpretation of Spanish contracts

Burden of proof in Spanish contract law

The Civil Procedure Act regulates the rules on proof concerning contract law. Besides these articles in the Civil Procedure Act, there are general principles: the plaintiff has the burden of proof of his claim (wie stelt, bewijst) and the defendant needs to proof the defenses (onderbouwing). These general principles correspond with the Dutch general principles…Read more Burden of proof in Spanish contract law

Tips & Tricks contractmanagement!

E-reader: contractmanagement in essentie Als opdrachtgever hoopt u de beste partij voor een opdracht te selecteren. U hoopt een partij in huis te halen met wie u een vruchtbare samenwerking tegemoet gaat. In de praktijk kan dit echter nogal eens tegenvallen. U als opdrachtgever kan in een situatie terecht komen waarbij een contractant ondermaats presteert.…Read more Tips & Tricks contractmanagement!

When an offer concludes into a contract. Elements to bear in mind when drafting or reviewing an offer.

An offer is not (yet) a contract. An offer is a written proposal from one party to another; the latter intending to accept, decline it or make a counter-offer. When the offer is accepted - by declaration of consent with the intention to be bound, it concludes into a contract. Following from this, the offer…Read more When an offer concludes into a contract. Elements to bear in mind when drafting or reviewing an offer.