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Hicks v. Bush
Citation:180 N.E.2d 425
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Frederick Hicks (plaintiff) and Clinton G. Bush Company (“Bush”) (defendant) executed a completely integrated written agreement. Pursuant to the agreement, the parties were to merge their corporate interests into a single holding company. The merger, however, never took place. Hicks sued for specific performance. Bush asserted an affirmative defense that the agreement was contingent on an oral parol condition. This condition stated that the merger would not become effective until equity expansion funds of $672,500 were first raised.
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