Supervening impossibility law and legal definition supervening impossibility is the impossibility arising after the formation of a contract however this arises at the time when the promisors performance is due. Impossibility of performance a treatise on the law of supervening impossibility of performance of contract failure of consideration and frustration by r g mcelroy by r g mcelroy edited by glanville williams. American law review 41 berliant marcus and paul rothstein 2003 possibility impossibility and history in the origins of the marriage tax national tax journal 56 june modern status of the rules regarding impossibility of performance as defense in action for breach of contract 1962 american law reports 84 impossibility. Discharge by impossibility of performance sometimes the performance of a contract is impossible in such a case the contract is discharged this is based on the principle that the law does not recognize what is impossible
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.