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Unformatted text preview: ng competitor, Mogul Corporation, using sly innuendo and clever distortion of
the facts. Fairbanks wrote the history. It turned out that the Mogul passages were neither sly nor
clever, although they were defamatory, and Mogul obtained a judgment against Nickle.
Fairbanks is seeking to collect the final $5,000 installment of the contract. Nickle refuses to pay
and seeks to recover the $10,000 it has paid. In the event of a lawsuit
Fairbanks will recover $5,000.
The court will deny relief to either Fairbanks or Nickle.
Nickle will recover $10,000.
Fairbanks will recover in quasi-contract for the value of his services.
d. Promises to make gifts to charities are generally
enforceable. 370. Promissory estoppel is a contractual doctrine that includes the following considerations:
The courts use the doctrine of promissory estoppel to enforce noncontractual promises.
Under this doctrine the promisor reasonably expects that the promisee...
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/29/2014 for the course BUL 3130 taught by Professor Schupp during the Fall '12 term at UNF.
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