Skip Navigation Links
      CC 1968     


Art. 1968. Unlawful cause

            The cause of an obligation is unlawful when the enforcement of the obligation would produce a result prohibited by law or against public policy.

            Examples of obligations with unlawful causes include those that arise from gaming, gambling, and wagering not authorized by law.

            Acts 1984, No. 331, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 1985; Acts 2019, No. 106, §1.

If you experience any technical difficulties navigating this website, click here to contact the webmaster.
P.O. Box 94062 (900 North Third Street) Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804-9062