§ 24-1-1-1 Contracts against public policy; null and void contracts
§ 24-1-1-2 Violation of chapter; domestic corporations; forfeiture of charter and franchise; foreign corporations; prohibition
§ 24-1-1-3 Offense
§ 24-1-1-4 Persons affected by chapter; exception
§ 24-1-1-5 Civil suit for damages
§ 24-1-1-5.1 Attorney general may bring action on behalf of the state or a political subdivision
§ 24-1-1-5.2 Attorney general may bring action on behalf of the state or a political subdivision
§ 24-1-1-6 Special grand jury instructions

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 24 > Article 1 > Chapter 1 - Contracts to Prevent Competition

  • Attorney: includes a counselor or other person authorized to appear and represent a party in an action or special proceeding. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.