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Unformatted text preview: e both engaged in road construction work. They know
that several jobs are going to be up for public bids, and agree between themselves that Carl will
bid on one job and Ron will bid on the other, so that they both have work for the summer. When
the bids are opened, Carl realizes that Ron has bid on both jobs. Ron is awarded both contracts.
Carl now wants to sue Ron for breach of contract.
Carl has detrimentally relied upon Ron’s representation that he would not bid.
Since Carl is less at fault than Ron, the court will likely award Carl damages.
This is an agreement in violation of public policy that will not be enforced by the courts.
This is an agreement obstructing the administration of justice that will not be enforced by the
175. Carson Corp., a retail chain, asked Alto Construction to fix a broken window at one of Carson’s
stores. Alto offered to make the repairs within 3 days at a price to be agreed on after the work
was completed. A contract based on Alto’s offer...
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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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