The Rozny case and many others like it involve parties that were not in direct privity of contract
Alaska's exception to the economic loss doctrine for design professionals opens the door to unlimited liability to design professionals for parties not in privity of contract
1986) ("It has long been the majority view in this country that an attorney will not have to answer for his negligence to a party not in privity of contract
with him in the absence of fraud or collusion.
English law has certainly always been chary about allowing the transmission of the burden of a positive covenant to an assignee, preferring to adopt an analysis which upholds privity of contract
between the original covenanting parties.
Generally, one who has sustained damages because of professional negligence may not proceed against the professional unless there is privity of contract
But for a unit owner to claim that a vendor's negligent misrepresentations resulted in compensable harm to them, they must show either actual privity of contract
with the vendor or a relationship so close as to approach that of privity.
32) arose from contract, ultramares was not in privity of contract
In that case, Justice Day argued that copyright did not impose such a right, and wrote that 'In our view the copyright statutes, while protecting the owner of the copyright in his right to multiply and sell his production, do not create the right to impose, by notice, such as is disclosed in this case, a limitation at which the book shall be sold at retail by future purchasers, with whom there is no privity of contract
Cases are grouped in sections on the formation of a contract, the terms of a contract, remedies for breach of contract, privity of contract
and third-party rights, and factors allowing escape from a contract.
Even if it had been determined that Ingrid Ostram was contractually bound to refuse the testamentary gift, there does not appear to be any privity of contract
between the appellant and Ingrid Ostram which would allow the appellant to enforce clause 20 of the separation agreement.
The creation of a regime that would come to be known as products liability is, on one level, located entirely here: most of the cases that scholars would eventually liken to an "assault upon the citadel" were cases that sounded in warranty and eroded the obstacle of privity of contract
1842), injured consumers had no cause of action against manufacturers without privity of contract