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Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 4. GENERAL PROVISIONS [3274 - 9566]

  ( Heading of Division 4 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 16. )
  

PART 4. MAXIMS OF JURISPRUDENCE [3509 - 3548]

  ( Part 4 enacted 1872. )
  
3513.  

Any one may waive the advantage of a law intended solely for his benefit. But a law established for a public reason cannot be contravened by a private agreement.

(Enacted 1872.)