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if a debtor sends a creditor a balance owing to them & he receives

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if a debtor sends a creditor a balance owing to them & he receives no response, does silence count as agreement?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: German Law
Expert:  Claudia Schiessl replied 3 years ago.
Dear Customer,

Thank you so much for your question.

No

Not responding normally does not have any legal meaning.

There are exceptions however:

If two registered merchants have business connections and one of them makes an offer to the other he is obliged to respond immediately.



Otherwise silence does not count




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