buy-and-sell agreement

buy-and-sell agreement
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buy-and-sell agreement UK US noun [C] LAW
an agreement saying that the remaining partners of a company will buy the part of a company owned by a partner who dies, becomes unable to work, or wants to sell: »

A buy-and-sell agreement will protect the business from collapse if a partner dies.

PROPERTY a written agreement between a buyer and a seller of a building or land that says what each of them must do to make the sale: »

Drafting a proper buy-and-sell agreement for the purchase or sale of real estate can help you avoid problems in the future.


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  • buy — To acquire the ownership of property by giving an accepted price or consideration therefor; or by agreeing to do so; to acquire by the payment of a price or value; to purchase. To obtain something for a price, usually money. See also purchase @… …   Black's law dictionary

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