Can text messages replace both unilateral and bilateral agreements negotiated between one or more parties? The simplest solution to respond to this advance in corporate culture is to say that text messages cannot create legally binding contracts. Home > Blog > Emails and text messages can also be a legally binding agreement! As an entrepreneur, do you negotiate contracts via SMS? If you feel like you need to talk to a lawyer about this, contact lawyer and Business Law News editor Dan Brecher. Both the E-Sign Act and the analysis of the jurisprudence of St. John`s Holdings v. Two Electronics LLC make it clear that text messages can be used to send and adopt unilateral and bilateral agreements. .
- September 9, 2021