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Implied-in-Fact Contracts and Mutual Assent

George P. Costigan, Jr.
Harvard Law Review
Vol. 33, No. 3 (Jan., 1920), pp. 376-400
DOI: 10.2307/1327478
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1327478
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  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Williston, "Mutual Assent in the Formation of Contracts," 14ILL. L. REV. 85
    • Id., WIGMORE CELEBRATION LEGAL ESSAYS, 525.
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Id., 14ILL. L. REV, 95
    • Id., WIGMORE CELEBRATION LEGAL ESSAYS, 535.
  • 3
    19YALE L. J.609, 620.
  • 4
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • WILLISTON ON SALES, § 656
    • Hudson Structural Steel Co. v. Smith & Rumery Co., 110 Me. 123, 85 Atl. 384 (1912)
    • WILLISTON ON SALES, § 655
    • 14ILL. L. REV.95
    • Id., WIGMORE CELEBRATION LEGAL ESSAYS, 535
  • 5
    WOODWARD'S QUASI- CONTRACTS, pp. 1-2
  • 6
    This reference contains 9 citations:
    • Eagle v. Smith, 4 Houst. (Del.) 293 (1871)
    • Dawkins v. Sappington, 26 Ind. 199 (1866)
    • Sullivan v. Phillips, 178 Ind. 164, 98 N. E. 868 (1912)
    • Russell v. Stewart, 44 Vt. 170 (1872).
    • Gibbons v. Proctor, 64 L.T. (N. S.) 594 (1891).
    • Auditor v. Ballard, 9 Buch. (Ky.) 572 (1873)
    • Mosley v. Stone, 108 Ky. 492, 56 S. W. 965 (1900)
    • Smith v. State, 38 Nev. 477, 151 Pac. 512 (1915)
    • Board v. Davis, 162 nd. 60, 69 N. E. 680 (1904).
  • 7
    1 ELLIOTT ON CONTRACTS, 64.
  • 8
    MECHEM ON AGENCY, 2 ed., § 721
  • 9
    "Constructive Contracts," 19 GREEN BAG, 512
  • 11
    City Council of Montgomery v. Montgomery Water Works Co., 77 Ala. 248, 254 (1884).
  • 12
    This reference contains 7 citations:
    • ADDISON'S LAW OF CONTRACTS, 11ed., 447
    • Smith v. Moynihan, 44 Cal. 53, 62-63 (1872)
    • Woods v. Ayres, 39 Mich. 345, 350-351 (1878)
    • People v. Dummer, 274 Ill. 637, 640-641, 113 N. E. 934 (1916)
    • Ramsden & Carr v. Chessum & Sons, 110 L. T. 274 (1913)
    • Wojahn v. National Union Bank, 144 Wis. 646, 667, 129 N. W. 1068 (1911)
    • Corbin, "Quasi-Contractual Obligations," 21 YALE L. J., 533, 546-547.
  • 13
    This reference contains 6 citations:
    • In re Pauly's Estate, 174 Ia. 122, 156 N. W. 355 (1916)
    • Morton v. Rainey, 82 Ill. 215 (1876)
    • Heffron v. Brown, 155 Ill. 322, 40'N. E. 583 (1895
    • Coveyv. Rogers, 85 Vt. 308,81 At]. 1130 (1912)
    • Estate of Rohrer, 160Cal. 574, 117 Pac. 172 (1911).
    • Disbrow v. Durand, 54 N. J. L. 343, 24 Atl. 545 (1892).
  • 14
    20HARV. L. REV.205.
  • 15
    Wojahn v. National Union Bank, 144 Wis. 646, 666-667, 129 N. W. 1068, 1077 (1911).
  • 16
    This reference contains 4 citations:
    • ADDISON'S LAW OF CONTRACTS, 11 ed., 447
    • COSTIGAN, THE PERFORMANCE OF CONTRACTS, 8, note
    • GRAY, THE NATURE AND SOURCES OF THE LAW, § 702
    • HARRIMAN ON CONTRACTS, 2 ed., § 315
  • 17
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • WILLISTON ON SALES, § 197
    • note 1, supra
  • 18
    202 Mass. 247, 248, 249, 254, 88 N. E. 835 (1909).
  • 19
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Fabian v. Wasatch Orchard Co., 41 Utah, 404, 125 Pac. 860 (1912)
    • Waters v. Cline, 121 Ky. 611, 617, 618 (1905)
    • Waters v. Cline
  • 20
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Vickery v. Ritchie
    • Professor Beale on "The Measure of Recovery upon Implied and Quasi-Contracts," 19YALE L. J., 609, 620.
  • 21
    2ELLIOTT ON CONTRACTS, §§ 1550, 1628
  • This reference contains 8 citations:
    • instance, in Ellis v. Thompson, 3 M. & W. 445, 456 (1838)
    • Ehinger v. Baizley Iron Works, 248 Pa. St. 309, 310, 93 Atl. 1074 (1915)
    • Liljengren, etc. Co. v. Mead, 42 Minn. 420,424,44 N. W. 306 (1890)
    • Smith Sand & Gravel Co. v. Corbin, 81 Wash. 494, 497, 142 Pac. 1163 (1914)
    • 9 Cyc. 611
    • Rogers, Circuit Judge, in Allegheny Valley Brick Co. v. C. W. Raymond Co., 219 Fed. 477, 480 (1914)
    • Jenkins v. Lykes, 19 Fla. 148 (1882)
    • Coon v. Spaulding, 47 Mich. 162, 10 N. W. 183 (1881).
  • 22
    24 Kan. 38 (1880)
  • 23
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Tyra v. Cheney, 129 Minn. 428, 152 N. W. 835 (1915).
    • San Francisco Bridge Co. v. Dumbarton Land & Imp. Co., 119 Cal. 272, 51 Pac. 335 (1897).
    • George M. Newhall Engineering Co. Ltd. v. Daly, 116 Wis. 256, 263, 93 N. W. 12 (1903).
  • 24
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • 41 Utah, 404, 410, 125 Pac. 860 (1912)
    • Stout's Adm'rv. Royston, 32 Ky. L. Rep. 1055, 107S.W. 784(1908).
    • Boone v. Coe, 153 Ky. 233, 154S.W.900(1913).
  • 25
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Olympia, 181 Fed. 187 (1909).
    • 24HARV. L. REV.408.
    • Wojahn v. Nat'l Union Bank, 144 Wis. 646, 129 N. W. 1068 (1911).
  • 26
    This reference contains 11 citations:
    • Boone v. Coe, 153 Ky. 233, 154 S. W. 900 (1913)
    • Kentucky case, McDaniel v. Hutcherson, 136 Ky. 412, 124 S. XV. 384 (1910)
    • Dowling v. McKenney, 124 Mass. 478 (1878)
    • Banker v. Hendersen, 58 N. J. L. 26, 32 Atl. 700 (1895)
    • Boone v. Coe, 153 Ky. 233, 154 S. W. 900 (1913).
    • Dowling v. McKenney
    • Banker v. Henderson
    • Fabian v. Wasatch Orchard Co., supra
    • Dowling v. McKenney
    • Banker v. Henderson
    • Vickery v. Ritchie
  • 27
    92 Ill. 491 (1879).
  • 28
    This reference contains 4 citations:
    • Moore v. Robinson, supra
    • Siegel Cooper & Co. v. Eaton & Prince Co., 165 Ill. 550, 46 N. E. 449 (1897)
    • Huyett & Smith Manufacturing Co. v. The Chicago Edison Co., 167 Ill. 233, 47 N. E. 384 (1897)
    • WILLISTON'S WALD'S POLLOCK ON CONTRACTS, 537, note 21.
  • 29
    WOODWARD, QUASI CONTRACTS, § 260.
  • 30
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • 13 C. J. 694
    • Mooney v. York Iron Co., 82 Mich. 263, 265, 46 N. W. 396 (1890)
    • seeming ap- proval in Jenson v. Lee, 67 Kan. 539, 73 Pac. 72 (1903).
    • Hemminger v. Western Assur- ance Co., 95 Mich. 355, 358, 54 N. W. 949 (1893).
    • note 23, supra.
  • 32
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Stone, "Resulting Trusts and the Statute of Frauds," 6COL. L. REV.326
    • Costigan, "Trusts Based on Oral Promises to Hold in Trust, to Convey, or to Devise, Made by Voluntary Grantees," 12MICH. L. REV. 423, 515.
  • 33
    National Granite Bank v. Tyndale, 176 Mass. 547, 57N. E. 1022 (1900)
  • 34
    8ILL. L. REV.68, 73, 74.
  • 35
    This reference contains 7 citations:
    • Wheeler v. Klaholt, 178 Mass. 141, 59 N. E. 756 (1901)
    • WILLISTON'S WALD'S POLLOCK ON CONTRACTS, 34, note 39
    • McGovney, "Irrevocable Offers," 27HARV. L. REV. 644, 654-663
    • Wormser, "The True Conception of Unilateral Contracts," 26YALE L. J.136
    • Corbin, "Offer and Acceptance and Some of the Resulting Legal Relations," 26YALE L. J.169, 195-196.
    • Shuey v. United States, 92 U. S. 73 (1875)
    • WILLISTON'S WALD'S POLLOCK ON CON- TRACTS, 23
  • 16
    note 9, supra.
  • 37
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • WOODWARD, QUASI CONTRACTS, §§ 7, 8
    • Corbin, "Quasi Contractual Obliga- tions," 21YALE L. J.533, 550
    • Vickery v. Ritchie