ex contractu

Definition of "ex contractu"
  1. This term represents a situation that develops due to or is grounded on a contract
How to use "ex contractu" in a sentence
  1. The party was found liable for damages ex contractu after breaching the agreement.
  2. Ex contractu claims are usually handled in civil court, where the plaintiff aims to recover damages.
  3. He filed an ex contractu lawsuit following the other party's failure to honor the terms agreed upon.

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