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Stewart v. Newbury
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The Plaintiff and the Defendant contracted for the Plaintiff to do work on the Defendant’s new foundry building. Nothing was put into writing regarding the time and manner of payment. The Plaintiff claims, however, that the parties spoke on the telephone regarding payments. The Defendant denies this. The Plaintiff commenced work and when he had completed the first floor, he sent a bill for the work done to date. The Defendant refused to pay and the Plaintiff ceased working on the project.
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