failure of consideration

Definition of "failure of consideration"
  1. The situation where one party in a contract does not fulfill their obligation
How to use "failure of consideration" in a sentence
  1. When the vendor did not deliver the goods, it was a failure of consideration.
  2. The landlord's refusal to fix the ongoing water leakage in the apartment was deemed as a failure of consideration.
  3. Failure of consideration happened when the client did not pay the consultant for his professional services.

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