executed consideration
Executed consideration is where the promisor asks for something in exchange for his promise and the promisee provides consideration by giving the promisor what he has requested.

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  • executed consideration — A past consideration; something given and received before the making of a promise. 17 Am J2d Contr § 125. See past consideration …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • executed consideration — A consideration which is wholly performed. An act done or value given before the making of the agreement …   Black's law dictionary

  • Consideration in English law — is one of the three main building blocks of a contract. Consideration can be anything of value (such as an item or service), which each party to a legally binding contract must agree to exchange if the contract is to be valid. If only one party… …   Wikipedia

  • Consideration under English law — Consideration is one of the three main building blocks of a contract in English contract law. Consideration can be anything of value (such as an item or service), which each party to a legally binding contract must agree to exchange if the… …   Wikipedia

  • consideration — The inducement to a contract. The cause, motive, price, or impelling influence which induces a contracting party to enter into a contract. The reason or material cause of a contract. Some right, interest, profit or benefit accruing to one party,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • executed license — An irrevocable license in real property. 33 Am J1st Lic § 99. A license in return for which the licensee has paid a consideration to the licensor, or upon the faith and in consequence of which the licensee has made valuable improvements or… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • continuing consideration — A consideration partly executed and partly executory. Hargroves v Cooke, 15 Ga 321, 326 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • execute — ex·e·cute / ek si ˌkyüt/ vt cut·ed, cut·ing 1: perform: as a: to carry out fully includes not only executed violence, but also threatened violence Louisiana Civil Code …   Law dictionary

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