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Unformatted text preview: contract (Cheeseman, 2010). Since Hazel did not put her promise to Ruth in writing, Ruth will not be able to successfully sue Hazel’s estate. The statute of frauds applies here. The statute of frauds requires that a contract, as in a will, be memorialized in writing and signed. (Cheeseman, 2010). The statute of frauds is an act that serves to prevent frauds and perjuries. Reference: Cheeseman, H. (2010). The Legal Environment of Business and Online Commerce: Business Ethics, E-Commerce, Regulatory and International Issues . Retrieved from www.ecampus.phoenix.edu on January 28, 2010....
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- Contract Law, Hazel