Quantum meruit

Quantum meruit,

Definition of Quantum meruit:

  1. A reasonable sum of money to be paid for services rendered or work done when the amount due is not stipulated in a legally enforceable contract.

  2. Court order or a provision in a contract that the client or customer should pay proportionately for a partially completed contract or order. This rule may not be applicable where it is essential that an order is completed or a contract is performed in full. Latin for, as much as deserved.

How to use Quantum meruit in a sentence?

  1. He was entitled to be paid on a quantum meruit basis.

Meaning of Quantum meruit & Quantum meruit Definition