Agreement Among The Parties
First, the most sterile form of the literal mind in the sense of a “full agreement” or other provision of a contract with three or more parties should insist that the provision between the parties applies only to contracts between two parties. In any case, use as a preposition in the introductory clause and not under or a stupid verse (see 1.42) as little by little. The use of a contract or contract should exclude such arguments. Three comments: So what to do in the treaty world? The contracting parties are more of a treaty-signed country than a friend who argues over films. In a contract, each party has obligations to the other, just like the sand on the beach scrapes between each pair of toes. This agreement and the documents referred to in it constitute the whole agreement and understanding of the parties as to the purpose of this agreement and replace all previous written or written agreements between the parties with respect to the purpose of this agreement. I don`t have a case between or under. Second, the provision I have cited comes from a contract between only two parties, which eliminates any possible debate between two parties. One can expect this kind of breakdown in a copy-and-paste world. Why did I make this effort? Indeed, so far, I have thought about going in and below only for the purposes of the introductory clause. (MSCD 2.46-.48 explains why the distinction between and enters this context is one of the great red herrings.
Use instead only in between, but if someone insists, you don`t waste time discussing the topic.) Many lawyers cling to grammatical rules of young people that would dictate agreements between two parties and between three or more parties. Instead, do you think metaphorically: is a multi-party agreement more like “sand between the toes” or a “disagreement between friends”? If you think that coming in and below is a rewarding use of time by anyone, you are in the heavy need of purdoctrination. Thank you for showing up in 14 Five Bell Lane, Nether Wallop, Hampshire, England, with a tin leaf hat on your head, ring the doorbell and say, “I`m here to learn more about active drawing.” And third, here`s a simple way to avoid any nonsense between the two in a contract with more than two parties: tell them between two or more parties. End of the discussion. It is generally accepted that, while we are talking about a contract between two parties, the appropriate preposition is in progress in the case of a contract involving more than two parties. But according to the Oxford English Dictionary, it is not only permissible, but in fact preferable to use between more than two parts.