merger clause

noun

Legal Definition of merger clause

: a clause in a contract stating that the contract is a complete statement of the agreement and supersedes any prior terms, representations, or agreements whether made orally or in writing merger clauses do not apply to subsequent modifications— J. J. White and R. S. Summers

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“Merger clause.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/merger%20clause. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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