Quasi-Contract

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Quasi-Contract

In law, an agreement imposed upon the parties by a court to establish legal equity. A quasi-contract is imposed when the parties should have signed a real contract, but did not, and therefore may find themselves in an inequitable situation.
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8) Frederic Campbell Woodward, The Law of Quasi Contracts (Little, Brown, and Co, 1913).
12) American Law Institute, Restatement of the Law of Restitution: Quasi Contracts and Constructive Trusts (1937).
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