breach of contract


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Noun1.breach of contract - a breach of a legal duty; failure to do something that is required in a contract
breach - a failure to perform some promised act or obligation
anticipatory breach, constructive breach - a breach of contract committed prior to the time of required performance
breach of the covenant of warranty - a failure of the seller's guarantee of good title
breach of promise - failure to keep a promise (of marriage)
breach of trust - violation (either through fraud or negligence) by a trustee of a duty that equity requires of him
breach of warranty - a breach that occurs when an item is deficient according to the terms of a warranty
material breach - a breach serious enough to destroy the value of the contract and to give a basis for an action for breach of contract
partial breach - a breach that does not destroy the value of the contract but can give rise to a claim for damages
Translations

breach of contract

ninadempienza di contratto
References in classic literature ?
Hereupon, a choleric gentleman, who had taken the fourth place on that seat, flew into a most violent passion, and said that it was a breach of contract to mix him up with such villainous company, and that it was poisonous and pernicious and infamous and shameful, and I don't know what else.
Focus: Breach of Contract Attorneys Fees The third-party litigation exception to the American Rule allows a plaintiff to recover attorney fees incurred in third-party litigation caused by a wrongful act of the defendant.
Global Banking News-March 19, 2015--Citibank sues two Tormar Associates for breach of contract
Molinski and Suzy Molinski: Plaintiff alleges breach of contract.
Insurance industry personnel may be unfamiliar with this position--that the claim made against the insured is one for breach of contract and therefore, a claim not covered by the general liability policy that applies to tort claims.
AAn employee who resigns from their employment and claims constructive dismissal needs to establish two things: * That the employer has breached the contract of employment * That this breach of contract is not minor but a fundamental breach QHow do employment tribunals decide on whether a breach of contract is fundamental or not?
From the documentation received, no breach of contract appears to have occurred yet.
MAIR Holdings, parent of Mesaba Airlines, filed claims totaling $281 million in bankruptcy court last week charging partner Northwest Airlines with breach of contract and fraud.
Police say Dorval used those signatures to forge contracts that he then used in court to sue the facilities for breach of contract.
A breach of contract is a failure or refusal by a party to perform their contractual obligations without lawful excuse.
In T's case, the settlement payment resulted from A's breach of contract with B.