contract implied in fact
- An agreement understood from actions or circumstances rather than explicit words
- The court decided there was a contract implied in fact because both parties had acted like there was a contract, even though there were no written or verbal agreements.
- In the case of the unpaid worker, the judge found a contract implied in fact based on the regularity of tasks performed and payment made previously.
- Despite not having a signed contract, a contract implied in fact was identified due to the continuous supply of materials by a supplier under the assumption of payment.