14/9/17 Covenant

Covenant

The term covenant may be used as a noun or as a verb. In most of the texts written in English by Spanish-speaking people, I see they use “covenant” as a noun only, so I thought this could be useful:
noun

  1. a binding agreement; contract

(law)

  1. an agreement in writing under seal, as to pay a stated annual sum to a charity
  2. a particular clause in such an agreement, especially in a lease
  3. (in early English law) an action in which damages were sought for breach of a sealed agreement

verb

  1. to agree to a covenant

In the following e-Legal Lessons, we will analyze many of the classifications of covenants.

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