qualified acceptance

qualified acceptance
See offer.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


qualified acceptance
In contract law, an assent to an offer that is either conditional or partial and alters the offer by changing the time, amount, mode, or place of payment.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


qualified acceptance
In contract law, an assent to an offer that is either conditional or partial and alters the offer by changing the time, amount, mode, or place of payment.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • qualified acceptance — One either conditional or partial, and which introduces a variation in the sum, mode, or place of payment. In contract law, an acceptance based on a variation of the terms of the offer and hence a counteroffer. In negotiable instruments, a… …   Black's law dictionary

  • qualified acceptance — One either conditional or partial, and which introduces a variation in the sum, mode, or place of payment. In contract law, an acceptance based on a variation of the terms of the offer and hence a counteroffer. In negotiable instruments, a… …   Black's law dictionary

  • acceptance — I noun accedence, acceptio, accession, accordance, acknowledgment, acquiescence, adoption, agreement, allowance, approbation, approval, assent, assurance, compliance, comprobatio, concordance, consent, endorsement, ratification, receipt,… …   Law dictionary

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  • qualified — Adapted; fitted; entitled; susceptible; capable; competent; fitting; possessing legal power or capacity; eligible; as a qualified voter (q.v.). Applied to one who has taken the steps to prepare himself for an appointment or office, as by taking… …   Black's law dictionary

  • qualified — / kwɒlɪfaɪd/ adjective 1. having passed special examinations in a subject ● She is a qualified accountant. ● We have appointed a qualified designer to supervise the decorating of the new reception area. ♦ highly qualified with very good results… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • acceptance — The taking and receiving of anything in good part, and as it were a tacit agreement to a preceding act, which might have been defeated or avoided if such acceptance had not been made. The act of a person to whom a thing is offered or tendered by… …   Black's law dictionary

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