Definition - What does Executory mean?

Executory refers to something which has not yet been finalized, performed, remains incomplete, or unaccomplished. It can also be explained with an example of a contract in which few or all of the required performances have not yet been done.

Justipedia explains Executory

Other examples may include an executory bequest where a gift is still not distributed among the beneficiaries of a particular will. Similarly, a trust may also be executory when there is an additional act required by the trustees and it is not yet completed.

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