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The history of legal theories in e-contract

Mohd Shariff, Roos Niza (2014) The history of legal theories in e-contract. In: 23rd International Conference of Historians of Asia 2014 (IAHA2014), 23 - 27 August 2014, Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia.

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This paper is the study of how individuals and businesses develop and construct legal agreements through electronic means.E-contract works faster in order to promote certain outcomes, but can also contain a level of legal and moral hiatus stemming from the nature of the contract and the distance of the parties.This paper describes the history of legal theories apply to the formation phase of e-contract, and not contract per se. It begins with e-contracting and follows with legal theories that recognize legal enforce ability.It then discusses essential legal requirements for e-contract formation resulted from these legal theories.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN 978-967-0474-77-9 Organized by: Universiti Utara Malaysia and Malaysian Historical Society (Persatuan Sejarah Malaysia).
Uncontrolled Keywords: e-contract, legal history, e-contract formation
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DS Asia
K Law > K Law (General)
Divisions: School of International Studies
Depositing User: Mdm. Roos Niza Mohd. Shariff
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2015 01:48
Last Modified: 23 May 2016 03:07

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