From “Quantum meruit” to “Quitclaim deed”
Expression means “as much as he deserves,” and describes the extent of liability on a contract implied by law.
To vacate or void a summons, subpoena, etc.
An obligation created by the law in the absence of an agreement or contract; not based upon the intentions or expressions of the parties.
A classification of actions such as violation of a city ordinance that is not also violation of a criminal statute, which are wrongs against the public punishable through fines but are not usually indictable offenses.
Quid pro quo
What for what; something for something; giving one valuable thin- for another.
Quiet title action
A court proceeding to remove a cloud on the title to real property.
A deed without warranty of title which passes whatever title the grantor has to another.