ARTICLES OF AGREEMENT - Black's Law Dictionary

What is ARTICLES OF AGREEMENT? Definition of ARTICLES OF AGREEMENT in Black's Law Dictionary

A written memorandum of the terms of an agreement.

It is a common practice for persons to enter into articles of agreement, preparatory to the execution of a formal deed, whereby it is stipulated that one of the parties shall convey to the other certain lands, or release his right to them, or execute some other disposition of them.

When persons form voluntary associations for religious,literary, social, or other purposes, and adopt rules by  which to regulate their conduct and measure their rights, by the provisions of which members may be admitted and expelled, such rules are articles of agreement, to which all who have become members are parties, and by which they must be governed in their relations to the associations. Brown v. Harris 'County Medical Soc., Tex.Civ.App., 19-1 S. W. 1179, 1180.


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