Promissory Estoppel in California

Posted by Blair Russ | Mar 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Promissory estoppel seems like a simple concept yet it is largely misunderstood.  Promissory estoppel can be triggered as a cause of action where a contract fails due to lack of consideration.  In the case of Garcia vs. World Savings FSB et al, handled by Mr. Creed, the Appellate Court in Califor...

Afoa v. Port of Seattle

Posted by Blair Russ | Feb 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

2011 WL 612716—February 23, 2011 Here, the Court of Appeals-Division I reversed the trial courts dismissal of the Plaintiffs case at summary judgment.   Mr. Afoa worked for EAGLE who provided “aircraft ground handling services” under a “license agreement” with the Port of Seattle (Port).  Mr...

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