Contracts Keyed to Dawson
Cochran v. Taylor
The Plaintiff notified Defendant of her intention to buy, and Defendant refused to perform under the contract. The Plaintiff sued for specific performance. The trial court found that there was no valid acceptance or tender of performance by the Plaintiff or by Chenault and sustained two of Defendant’s defenses. It further said that the option was nudum pactum, the Defendant could revoke the option, and that it was specific to Chenault and unassignable without a bond executed by Chenault. The Plaintiff’s complaint was dismissed.
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