Are the following matters of status: (a) a Visitor’ and an ‘occupier’ in the Occupiers’ Liability Act 1957; (b) a ‘consumer’ in the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977; (c) a ‘bailor’ and a bailee’ in the Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977; (d) a seller of goods in the ‘course of a business’ in the Sale of Goods Act 1979? Are there other law of obligations statutes that might raise questions of status? PROMISE AND AGREEMENT
The intention of a party to be legally bound by contract is to be determined
from the party’s statements or conduct as they were reasonably understood
by the other party.
Article 2:103 Sufficient agreement
(1) There is sufficient agreement if the terms:
(a) have been sufficiently defined by the parties so that the contract
can be enforced, or
(b) can be determined under these Principles.