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Posted: March 3, 2021

Party That Contracted With Non-Existent Company Cannot Avoid Obligations Under the Contract to the Persons Who Signed it

On February 24, 2021, the Second Department issued a decision in Sutton v. Houllou, 2021 NY Slip Op. 08211, holding that a party that contracted with a non-existent company cannot avoid its obligations under the contract to the persons who signed it on behalf of the non-existent company, explaining: As a general rule, a person... Read more »