Finally, the circuit court concluded that the policy's suit limitation provision -- which referred to any "action" -- also barred A Plus' quantum meruit
and unjust enrichment claims.
In fact, the trial judge in Bond awarded quantum meruit
for failure of consideration.
termination and suspension at the employer's convenience (and consequential payment entitlement for the contractor if any) - this is important should a contractor attempt to argue any quantum meruit
claims for works performed outside the authorised scope;
Lawsuit alleges breach of contract and quantum meruit
In theory, quantum meruit
comprises two distinct but related doctrines: (1) quasi-contract (also called unjust enrichment or contract implied in law), a noncontract remedy calling for restitutionary damages equal to the value received by the defendant; and (2) contract implied in fact, in which a valid contract is formed, not by the parties' words, but by their conduct, for the breach of which the appropriate measure of damages is the price intended by the parties, or a reasonable market value when no price is expressed by them.
reasonable value of his services under the theory of quantum meruit
This is true even where the bailee is on a result percentage, because if that basis for payment fails the bailee will need to show facts from which a quantum meruit
can be figured.
A home remodeling contractor who has entered into an oral contract for home remodeling, in violation of section 15 of the Home Repair and Remodeling Act (815 LLCS 513/1 et seq), may not only seek recovery under a theory of in quantum meruit
but also enforce the oral contract, the Illinois Supreme Court has held.
Although he could not plainly demonstrate he had a deal for the house, the Supreme Court of Canada thought he should be paid for the errands he performed at the aunt's request, an equitable remedy known as quantum meruit
The Court adopted a retrograde approach to claims for a quantum meruit
by focusing solely on whether there was a request by the defendant for the services.
But with the hand fully occupied, he couldn't steer the Quantum Meruit
and could only reach his radio with his left to send a distress call to coastguards from the River Exe in Devon.
13) And because the COFC lacked jurisdiction over contracts implied in law, the contractor also could not recover in quantum meruit