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Court upholds VCAT decision on quantum meruit claim - builder’s windfall gain
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • May 17 2018

Court upholds VCAT decision to allow builder to recover on quantum meruit basis (after wrongful repudiation by owner), based exclusively on evidence


Quantum Meruit Building Work Claims
  • Bradbury Legal
  • Australia
  • April 11 2018

When a contractor makes a claim for ‘quantum meruit’ they are seeking payment of a fair and reasonable amount for the work they have carried out and


Dollars And Sense: Federal Court Refuses To Enjoin State Court Squabble Over Attorneys’ Fees
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2018

In Dakota Medical, Inc. v. RehabCare Group, Inc. et al., No. 14-CV-2081, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 15972 (E.D. Cal. Jan. 30, 2018), the parties reached a


Former Band Member Sues The Roots
  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2017

Frank “Knuckles” Walker, a musician and percussionist best known as a former member of the band The Roots, recently filed a lawsuit against his


Quantum Tarantino: Determining the Validity and Monetary Value of a Quantum Meruit Claim for Personal Care Services
  • WEL Partners
  • Canada
  • August 8 2017

In Tarantino v Galvano 2017 ONSC 3535 (CanLII), Justice Kristjanson of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice was faced with the difficult task of


Illinois Appellate Court Attempts to Draw the Line Between Contract and Quasi-Contract; Holds That Quantum Meruit Is Only Available Where Disputed Work is Outside the “General Subject Matter” of the Contract
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

Archon Construction Co. v. U.S. Shelter, LLC, 2017 Ill. App. LEXIS 197 (March 31, 2017) U.S. Shelter, LLC, a developer, undertook to develop a new


Quantum meruit or damages?
  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
  • Australia
  • May 31 2017

VCAT has ordered the owners to pay a builder $660,526.41 by way of a quantum meruit following the termination of a building contract; a sum which was


Factoring and leading with your chin
  • Dentons
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

Factoring agreements are very popular with subcontractors and suppliers in the construction industry, assisting cash-flow by providing a line of


Quantum Meruit Recovery Is Alive, But Don’t Rely On It
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani
  • USA
  • February 27 2017

Washington’s Court of Appeals, Division III, recently weighed in on the application of quantum meruit recovery when timely notice is at issue. In


Plaintiff’s Efforts to Capitalize off of General Mills’ “Gluten Free” Mishap Shut Down in the District of Oregon
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

Last year, I posted about a couple of recently filed putative class action lawsuits against General Mills related to their Cheerios cereals. One of