Unformatted text preview: gratuitous promise on the defendant’s behalf? Holding : reversed. The defendant made a gratuitous promise. Rule : Roy Notes : Classical contract law – there is offer and acceptance. However, there is no consideration. What is test for consideration? A bargained-for exchange; a quid pro quo; in this case, the brother-in-law doesn’t receive anything for his promise....
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- Fall '08
- Law, Quid pro quo, Alabama Supreme Court, gratuitous promise, Promisee Reliance Kirksey, defendant’s sister-in-law