Performance Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Performance, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Performance?

The act of accomplishing or fulfilling the contracts or promise accoring to the terms of court’s order. There are two types of perfomance 1)Part performance – where the accomplishment of the contract is partial and not fully completed and 2)Specific Perfomance – where the performance of certain act is compelled to be according to the terms in contract and any damages or breaches of contract cannot be compansated adequately in monetary terms.