breach of contract


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breach of contract

the failure to perform as promised or agreed in a contract. The breach may be complete or partial and may entail repudiation, failure to recognize the contract, or prevention or hindrance of performance.

breach of contract

failure to complete an agreed task. If a breach of contract can be proved the aggrieved person is entitled to compensation for loss incurred. Alternative penalties may be that the contract be completed or that other tasks be completed.
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Immaterial Breach -- An immaterial breach of contract, sometimes referred to as a "partial breach," or "innocent breach," refers to conduct that technically breaks the terms of a contract, but does not do any significant damage or cause any significant disruption to the other party.
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An `anticipatory' breach of contract occurs where one party informs the other, in advance of the performance date, that they will not perform their contractual obligations.
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At the time of trial, the suit consisted of the following charges: wrongful discharge in violation of public policy, breach of contract for firing McKay without just cause, violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) and punitive damages.
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