2021 Georgia Code
Title 13 - Contracts
Chapter 9 - Contracts for Future Delivery of Cotton, Grain, Etc

Cross references.

- Commodities and commodity contracts and options, Ch. 5A, T. 10.

Law reviews.

- For note, "Opportunity Costs: Nonjudicial Foreclosure and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis in Georgia," see 25 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 1205 (2009).


This chapter merely legalized certain brokerage activities which had been illegal under prior Georgia law. Mitchell-Huntley Cotton Co. v. Lawson, 377 F. Supp. 661 (M.D. Ga. 1973).

There can be a sale of an unplanted crop. Cone Mills Corp. v. A.G. Estes, Inc., 377 F. Supp. 222 (N.D. Ga. 1974).

Cited in Hutchinson v. Brown, 47 Ga. App. 82, 169 S.E. 848 (1933).



- Validity and construction of contract for sale of season's output, 1 A.L.R. 1392; 9 A.L.R. 276; 23 A.L.R. 574.

Validity and effect of provision in contract of sale which, in effect, guarantees the buyer against decline in prices, 29 A.L.R. 112.

Validity of transactions in futures, 83 A.L.R. 522.

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