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Purchase Disputes and the Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

Every contract contains an implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing. The basic premise is that the party entering into the contract will not do anything that will negatively affect the other party’s contractual rights. Stated differently, the law requires the parties to do all things reasonably contemplated by the terms of the contract to help accomplish its purpose. In the real estate litigation context, we most often see claims involving a breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing with purchase and sale disputes. These disputes arise most commonly in the specific performance context where a buyer is alleging that the seller prevented performance and in escrow deposit disputes where a seller is contending that the buyer somehow failed to

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Zachary D. Schorr has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers (Rising Stars) list for attorneys in Real Estate for 5 straight years - 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. In 2016 he was also included as one of the top 100 lawyers in Southern California in this category. The selection for this respected list is made by the research team at Super Lawyers.

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