Article 572. The contract of donation.

1. Under a donation contract, one party (donor) donates or undertakes to transfer to another party (donee) the property or property right (claim) to himself or to a third party or exempts or undertakes to release it from property obligation to himself or to a third party. . If there is a counter-transfer of a thing or a right or a counter-obligation, the contract is not recognized as a gift. The rules provided for by paragraph 2 of Article 170 of this Code shall apply to such a contract. 2. A promise to donate a thing or property right free of charge to someone or release someone from property obligation (promise of donation) is recognized as a donation agreement and binds the promiseor if the promise is made in the proper form (Article 574 paragraph 2) and contains a clear intention to commit future free transfer of property or rights to a particular person or release him from his property obligation. A promise to donate all your property or a part of all your property without specifying a specific gift item in the form of a thing, a right or an exemption from the obligation is void. 3. A contract providing for the transfer of a gift to a donee after the death of the donor is void. The rules of civil law on inheritance apply to such donations.

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Links to other articles of chapter 32. Donation:
Article 573. Refusal of the donee to accept the gift.
Article 574. The form of the contract of donation.
Article 575. Prohibition of donation.
Article 576. Restrictions on donations.
Article 577. Refusal to execute a gift contract.
Article 578. Cancellation of a gift.
Article 579. Cases in which the refusal to execute a gift contract and the cancellation of a gift are impossible.
Article 580. Consequences of harm due to deficiencies of the donated thing.
Article 581. Succession at the promise of donation.
Article 582. Donations.