An oral contract of apprenticeship, although legally valid, is unenforceable unless and until acted upon.
It means that the contract is to be treated as unenforceable on grounds of some overriding public policy.
Police bosses secretly taxed the trespass of what was seen as unenforceable laws.
It is a criminological commonplace that it is counter-productive to pass unenforceable laws because this breeds general contempt for the law.
Is the contract unenforceable on grounds of illegality?
Do nothing - the order remains invalid and unenforceable .
Another student said that the new rules are unenforceable because the entire student section would get ejected.
A contract for an illegal purpose is unenforceable regardless of when the seller learns of that purpose.
As was obvious from the outset, the treaty obligation is proving unenforceable .
If an agreement of this general kind is held to be contrary to public policy, it may be unenforceable .