Contracts I

Restatement Second of Contracts § 67

Restatement Second of Contracts § 67

Effect of Receipt of Acceptance Improperly Dispatched

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Where an acceptance is seasonably dispatched but the offeree uses means of transmission not invited by the offer or fails to exercise reasonable diligence to insure safe transmission, it is treated as operative upon dispatch if received within the time in which a properly dispatched acceptance would normally have arrived.

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