quasi contract example
420 F.2d 1103 (5th Cir. 1970), 26137, Smith Petroleum Service, Inc. v. Monsanto Chemical Company
... (Ryan) by informal agreement had contracted with the steamship company (Pan-Atlantic) to ...This obligation is not a quasi-contractual obligation implied in law or arising ... For example, in General Electric Company v. Cuban American ...
Private control over access to the law: the perplexing federal regulatory use of private standards.
...For example, one could argue that agency utilization of ... standards are wide ranging in subject and quasi-legislative in character. Yet, the only access is ... to rulemaking, but not one governed by contract. One insight offered by the collaborative ...
Can Complex Contracts Effectively Replace Bankruptcy Principles? Why Interpretation Matters.
...Jurisprudence has also dealt with this issue. Dworkin, for example, distinguishes between borderline and pivotal cases. In a borderline case, ...(162) . The Court of Appeal's sympathy with the travails of a quasi-insolvent debtor seems oddly misplaced. When the debtor is an SPV, as ...
504 F.2d 646 (1st Cir. 1974), 73-1366, South Terminal Corp. v. E.P.A.
...A contract with Massport was executed in April, 1973, at ...For example, some operators may be able to 'buy' from others ...The process is quasi-legislative in character, and one will search it ...
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934 F.2d 1048 (9th Cir. 1991), 89-50275, United States v. Van Cauwenberghe
... a common-law claim of fraud, a breach of contract claim, a claim of unjust enrichment, a claim of ... applicable in civil cases than criminal or quasi-criminal appeals because the appellant's liberty ... 3 For example, Paragraph 2 of the agreement specifies that. ...
JURISDICTION OVER QUASI-MILITARY PERSONNEL UNDER UCMJ ARTICLE 2(A) (8).
...Therefore, for example, it could apply to civilian members of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary ..., as a part of the army, of a class of persons who are under no contract for military service, .. who render no military service, perform no ...
65 F.3d 1126 (4th Cir. 1995), 94-2611, Employers Resource Management Co., Inc. v. Shannon
... appeal, we must resolve whether an ongoing, quasi-judicial proceeding before the Commission or ... against prosecution of state court contract action brought by laid off employees against ...Section 1983 provides the quintessential example of a congressional act designed to displace state ...
701 F.2d 470 (5th Cir. 1983), 82-1097, Shawgo v. Spradlin
... created by an enactment or an implied contract must be decided at least initially by a reference ... protected by the Constitution (as is, for example, first amendment speech), we find that--in the ... discipline and forbidding members of a quasi-military unit, especially those different in ...
626 F.2d 607 (8th Cir. 1980), 79-1760, Gorman Towers, Inc. v. Bogoslavsky
..., Gorman Tower officers proceeded to contract for the necessary professional services. . ... abused the legislative process by, for example, buying votes with bribes. Nor did appellants ... state courts have held rezoning to be quasi-judicial or administrative in nature where ...
- 27 CFR 478.11 - Meaning of terms
757 F.2d 676 (5th Cir. 1985), 84-1237, Austin Mun. Securities, Inc. v. National Ass'n of Securities Dealers, Inc.
... individuals and organizations who work in quasi-governmental capacities such as the defendants ...For example, Austin contends . . that the DBCC and NASD ... arising out of an existing "contract evidencing a transaction involving commerce .. ...
KILLER APPS: VANISHING MESSAGES, ENCRYPTED COMMUNICATIONS, AND CHALLENGES TO FREEDOM OF INFORMATION LAWS WHEN PUBLIC OFFICIALS 'GO DARK'.
...Treat App Developers as Quasi-Governmental Entities 18 CONCLUSION 23 ... a part smh." (16) Beyond the White House examples mentioned above, public officials have also been ... that are now assigned out to private contractors--such as bus services for public schools, ...
- 49 C.F.R. 360.3 - Filing fees
499 U.S. 1 (1991), 89-1279, Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company v. Haslip
...For example, in Browning-Ferris, supra, we rejected the ... was collecting premiums contrary to his contract; that Pacific Mutual had no notice of the actions ...They have been described as quasi-criminal. See Smith v. Wade , 461 U.S. 30, 59 ...
915 F.2d 92 (2nd Cir. 1990), 979, Town of West Hartford v. Operation Rescue
... an ambulance and paramedic team under contract with the Town. The ambulance and paramedics were ... implications of any ruling that, for example, the publication of a paid advertisement alleging ... the state for any harm done to its quasi-sovereign interests. Thus, the state as parens ...
Private Control Over Access to the Law: The Perplexing Federal Regulatory Use of Private Standards
To save resources and build on private expertise, federal agencies have incorporated privately drafted standards into thousands of federal regulations -- but only by reference. These standards range widely, subsuming safety, benefits, and testing standards. An individual who seeks access to this binding law generally cannot freely read it online or in a governmental depository library, as she can
... requirements in the CFR may note that contractors handling pressure systems must comply with the ...Coordination standards include, for example, the National Fire Protection Association's ... standards are wide ranging in sub- ject and quasi-legislative in character. Yet, the only access is ...
787 F.2d 128 (3rd Cir. 1986), 85-1035, United Retail & Wholesale Employees Teamsters Union Local No. 115 Pension Plan v. Yahn & Mc Donnell, Inc.
... part of those who function in judicial or quasi-judicial capacities." McClure, 456 U.S. at 195, ...For example, the use of assumptions . . (such as low ... of Human Services is authorized to contract with private insurance carriers to administer the ...
...The term quasi-contract is a more accurate designation of contracts implied in law. ...An offer of a prize in a contest, for example, becomes a binding contract when a contestant successfully complies with ...
Not 'All Natural': Modernizing Privity to Allow Breach of Contract Claims for Mislabeled Food Products
Unknown to most consumers, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration does not regulate "all natural" food labels. Manufacturers commonly abuse this loophole by placing the "all natural" label on products that are clearly not "all natural." In doing so, some manufacturers intentionally deprive consumers of a free choice regarding what they put into their bodies. This...
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540 U.S. 93 (2003), 02-1674, McConnell v. Federal Election Commission
... For instance, the record is replete with examples of national party committees'. . peddling ... it mandates disclosure of executory contracts for communications that have not yet aired. ... Title I allows state parties to raise quasi -soft money Levin funds for use in activities ...
Amazon's antitrust paradox.
... losses in two of the last five years, for example, and its highest yearly net income was still less ... against those retailers that had signed contracts agreeing to do so, (61) Congress responded with a ...'s conduct had loosened the grip of a quasi-monopolist. Prior to the alleged predation, Utah ...