Unless the context requires otherwise, the following definitions apply in the Montana
(1) “Customary” means according to usage.
(2) “Third persons” means all persons who are not parties to the obligation or transaction
concerning which the phrase is used.
(3) “Usage” means a reasonable and lawful public custom concerning transactions of
the same nature as those which are to be affected thereby, existing at the place where
the obligation is to be performed, and either known to the parties or so well established,
general, and uniform that the parties must be presumed to have acted with reference
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.