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Unformatted text preview: seeking support from the natural father. If Wright were allowed to evade this promise, injustice would result. Rule : promissory estoppel. Class Notes : A promise which the promisor should reasonably expect to induce action or forbearance on the part of the promisee or a third person and which does induce such action or forbearance is binding if injustice can be avoided only by enforcement of the promise. Reliance must be DETRIMENTAL change of position for the worse; had the promise not been made, I wouldve taken another action that would make me better off. Implied Promise based on actions Reasonableness you have to prove promissory estoppel by showing that your reliance was reasonable...
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