Contracts Keyed to Dawson
Goodman v. Dicker
In reliance on the Appellants’ respresentations, Appellees incurred expenses in preparing to do business under the franchise, including employment of salesmen and soliciting radio orders. However, Appellees were not granted the franchise, and no radios were delivered. The trial court held that a contract had not been proven; however, Appellants were estopped from denying a contract because their conduct had led Appellees to believe the franchise was granted. It awarded $1500, covering $1150 in case outlays and $350 calculated from the anticipated profits of 30 radios.
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