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Quantum meruit
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Quantum meruit

A claim upon a quantum meruit is a claim in respect of unremunerated services. If one party breaks a contract that involves services, the other party may, instead of claiming damages, sue upon a quantum meruit to recover the amount earned by his labours.

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