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Nathan Fourrier v. Middleton Boatworks, Inc., et al.
Case Number: 2:22-cv-00216
Judge: George Z. Singal
Court: United States District Court for the District of Maine (Cumberland County)
Defendant's Attorney: Laura Hopkins and Joshua A. Dunlap
Description: Portland, Maine civil litigation lawyer represented Plaintiff, who sued Defendant on a breach of contract theory claiming more than $75,000 in damages.
" A breach of contract is a violation of any of the agreed-upon terms and conditions of a binding contract. The breach could be anything from a late payment to a more serious violation, such as the failure to deliver a promised asset.
A contract is binding and will hold weight if taken to court. If it can be proved that a contract was breached, the remedy would generally be to give the victim what they were initially promised. A breach of contract is not considered a https://www.investopedia.com/terms/b/breach-of-contract.aspcrime or even a tort, and punitive damages are rarely awarded for failing to perform promised obligations. " See: https://www.investopedia.com
Outcome: Settled for an undisclosed sum and dismissed with prejudice.