gentleman's agreement


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gentleman's agreement

an agreement not intended to be legally enforceable and which will not be enforced if the court accepts that it is such.
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Germany bid director, Franz Beckenbauer, added: 'The gentleman's agreement was between Sir Bert Millichip and Egidius Braun (then head of the German FA) and some of the UEFA executive members bore witness to that.
Which has led several Winston Cup drivers to declare: To hell with the gentleman's agreement.
I had a gentleman's agreement with Colin - it wasn't in his contract - that if they ever came in for him, I would tell him.
He said: "The gentleman's agreement between ourselves and Dundee no longer exists.
However, City want to disrupt the gentleman's agreement between Ferguson and old pal Dario Gradi at Crewe with a bumper offer.
Record Sport revealed earlier this week that the SFA could perform another U-turn, with Hampden chief executive Smith calling for an "urgent review" of the gentleman's agreement that forbids dual nationals from playing for any of the Home Nations on the strength of a British passport.
Larsson did strike a gentleman's agreement with Helsingborgs he'd re-sign for them in time for the new Swedish season.
In that campaign, England bid despite a gentleman's agreement they had with UEFA countries not to stand against Germany.
Drucker's managing director David Scott said: "This is something we have done for a few years as a gentleman's agreement, but this year we found we didn't have the capacity to produce 4,500 mince pies.
Renault driver Alonso has won the last three races prior to his home grand prix in Barcelona but has hit out at Ferrari for disregarding a gentleman's agreement on testing.
He said, ``There is a gentleman's agreement between the club and Mark allowing me to devote time to both jobs.
Possible raise: There's been nothing stronger than a gentleman's agreement, but preliminary discussions have been made regarding Bibby's contract.