What is Quantum Meruit?

Quantum Meruit is a Latin term literally translated as “as much as deserved.”  In a legal context, it is a remedy sought when someone provides goods or services to another in the absence of a written agreement; a situation which happens all too often. The remedy of Quantum Meruit comes into play to avoid unjust […]

Will Your Website Terms of Use Hold up in Court?

Online retailers and website owners should think twice before assuming that their website’s Terms of Use policy constitutes an enforceable agreement between themselves and their users. Whether such terms will hold up in court may rest on whether they’re interpreted as a “browsewrap” agreement.  Unlike a “clickwrap” agreement, in which users must expressly agree to terms […]