Privity of Contract: Definition, Exception & Cases


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One type of exception to privity of contract is:

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1. A hallmark of the privity relationship is:

2. Privity of contract is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of privity of contract. Topics you'll need to know include the exceptions to privity of contract as well as the hallmark of the privity relationship.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Exceptions to contract privity
  • Hallmark of the privity relationship
  • Definition of privity of contract
  • Types of exceptions
  • Famous case involving the issue of privity

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding the types of exceptions and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the famous case involving the issue of privity
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related business law lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the corresponding lesson titled Privity of Contract: Definition, Exception & Cases. This lesson will help you:

  • Understand privity of contract
  • Describe the necessity of having privity
  • Identify the requirements for a legal contract lawsuit
  • Explain the main exceptions to having such a requirement
  • Appreciate the outcome of the MacPherson v. Buick Motor Co. case