potestative condition

Definition of "potestative condition"
  1. A stipulation in the civil law of Louisiana that can be fulfilled solely at the discretion of the party who is under an obligation
How to use "potestative condition" in a sentence
  1. The contract had a potestative condition that allowed the seller to cancel the agreement at any time.
  2. Because the potestative condition was not met, the contract was not enforced.
  3. The inclusion of a potestative condition in the contract gave the creditor full control over the execution of the stipulation.

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