Case # 07 - from a saint to help them win. Fernandez won...

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Case #7 Respond to the following case using the IRAC format as described on the directions posted on MyCMU. The document should be typed in a Word document (or rich text format) and sent to me via file exchange as described on the syllabus. Fernandez orally promised Pando that if Pando helped her win the New York state lottery, she would share the proceeds equally with him. Pando agreed to purchase the tickets in Fernandez’s name, select the lottery numbers, and pray for divine intervention
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Unformatted text preview: from a saint to help them win. Fernandez won $2.8 million in the lottery, which was to be paid over a ten-year period. When Fernandez failed to share the winnings equally, Pando sued in a New York state court for breach of her contractual obligation. Fernandez countered that the contract was unenforceable under the Statute of Frauds because it was not in writing. What do you think? Explain. [ Pando by Pando v. Fernandez, 127 Misc.2d 224, 485 N.Y.S.2d 162 (1984)]...
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