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ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF CONTRACT. It is essential to the existence of a contract that there should be:
1. Parties capable of contracting;
2. Their consent;
3. A lawful object; and,
4. A sufficient cause or consideration.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - California Code, Civil Code - CIV § 1550 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ca/civil-code/civ-sect-1550.html
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