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Void Means Void – Municipal Contract That Did Not Conform to Statute Is Void and No Claim for Breach or Quasi-Contract or Unjust Enrichment Is Permitted

Aquatic Renovations Sys. v. Vill. of Walbridge, 2018 Ohio App. Lexis 1581 (April 13, 2018) This post was published on July 7, 2018 in The Pennsylvania Record. On May 2, 2012, Aquatic Renovations Systems, Inc. (“Aquatic”) entered into a contract … Continue reading

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Illinois Appellate Court Attempts to Draw the Line Between Contract and Quasi-Contract; Holds That Quantum Meruit Is Only Available Where Disputed Work is Outside the “General Subject Matter” of the Contract

Archon Construction Co. v. U.S. Shelter, LLC, 2017 Ill. App. LEXIS 197 (March 31, 2017) U.S. Shelter, LLC, a developer, undertook to develop a new residential subdivision in Elgin, Illinois. As part of that project, U.S. Shelter retained Archon Construction Company, Inc. … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Superior Court Clarifies Criteria for Unjust Enrichment Recovery by Subcontractor

Northeast Fence & Iron Works, Inc. v. Murphy Quigley Co. 933 A.2d 664, 2007 Pa. Super. LEXIS 3092 (Pa. Super. Ct. Sept. 18, 2007) The Pennsylvania Superior Court held that a subcontractor could recover on a theory of unjust enrichment … Continue reading

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