Chapter 11 Assignment

Chapter 11 Assignment - Kathleen Basurto Business...

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Kathleen Basurto 4/19/2016 Business Law-2211-NET04 Instructor – Susan Horn Case 11.2 – Consideration Question 1: Is there Consideration supporting Talla’s promise to Dementas? There was no consideration supporting Talla’s promise to Dementas. What Dementas did for Talla was the action of friendship and there was no expectation of payment by Dementas for those acts of kindness. Although it is more of a moral issue and the estate had sufficient funds to comply with Talla’s wishes, it was the finding of the courts that there is no evidence of consideration. There are moral issues involved in this case. Dementas acted out of kindness and really wasn’t looking for payment at the time services were provided. Talla recognized this and wanted to leave a gift for Dementas in his passing, it is unfortunate that he passed before he could include Dementas as an heir to his estate. Case 11.3 – Ethics Case Question 1: Did the administrators of the estate of Wirth act ethically by refusing to honor Mr. Wirth’s
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