§ 1301 (a) Except as otherwise provided in this section, when a …
§ 1302 (a) Except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b) or elsewhere …
§ 1303 (a) A “course of performance” is a sequence of conduct between …
§ 1304 Every contract or duty within this code imposes an obligation of good …
§ 1305 (a) The remedies provided by this code shall be liberally …
§ 1306 A claim or right arising out of an alleged breach may be discharged …
§ 1307 (1) A bill of lading, policy or certificate of insurance, …
§ 1308 (a) A party that with explicit reservation of rights performs or …
§ 1309 A term providing that one party or that party’s successor in interest …
§ 1310 An obligation may be issued as subordinated to performance of another …

Terms Used In California Codes > Commercial Code > Division 1 > Chapter 3 - Territorial Applicability and General Rules

  • Aggrieved party: means a party entitled to pursue a remedy. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • agreement: means the total legal obligation that results from the parties' agreement as determined by this code and as supplemented by any other applicable laws. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Bill of lading: means a document evidencing the receipt of goods for shipment issued by a person engaged in the business of transporting or forwarding goods. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Building: includes each of the following:

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  • contract: means the bargain of the parties in fact, as found in their language or inferred from other circumstances, including course of performance, course of dealing, or usage of trade as provided in Section 1303. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Creditor: includes a general creditor, a secured creditor, a lien creditor, and any representative of creditors, including an assignee for the benefit of creditors, a trustee in bankruptcy, a receiver in equity, and an executor or administrator of an insolvent debtor's or assignor's estate. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Genuine: means free of forgery or counterfeiting. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Good faith: except as otherwise provided in Division 5 (commencing with Section 5101), means honesty in fact and the observance of reasonable commercial standards of fair dealing. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • lease or agreement: shall include a lease-purchase agreement. See California Education Code 17401
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision, agency, or instrumentality, public corporation, or any other legal or commercial entity. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Record: means information that is inscribed on a tangible medium or that is stored in an electronic or other medium and is retrievable in perceivable form. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Right: includes remedy. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Security interest: includes any interest of a consignor and a buyer of accounts, chattel paper, a payment intangible, or a promissory note in a transaction that is subject to Division 9 (commencing with Section 9101). See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Site: includes one or more sites, and also may include any building or buildings located or to be located on a site. See California Education Code 17400
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • Term: means a portion of an agreement that relates to a particular matter. See California Commercial Code 1201
  • third party: means a person that has engaged in a transaction or made an agreement subject to this code. See California Commercial Code 1201