Reformation Reformation is a just remedy that is applied if the written agreement is not in conformity with the treaty that was actually concluded by the parties as a result of fraud or mutual errors in the preparation of the original document. A quasi-contractual discharge for the appropriate value of the services provided is also possible, but only applies in the absence of an enforceable contract. Heads of Terms, declarations of intent and other pre-contractual documents are often concluded before reaching a formal agreement. A contract may be concluded in writing, orally, by conduct or by a combination of the three. The one that is in agreement with the essence of the agreement, no more and no more. Of course, it doesn`t tell you everything you need to know about contracts, but it`s a good start…