McGlone v. Lacey
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|McGlone v. Lacey|
|Court||U.S.D.C., District of South Dakota|
|Citation||288 F.Supp. 662 (1968)|
|Date decided||September 12, 1968|
|majority||written by Nichol|
Facts: Plaintiff seeking an attorney makes offer, but the attorney did not respond. The statute of limitations ran.
Issue: Did Defendant lawyer owe any liability to Plaintiff (was a contract formed)?
- Acceptance must be unequivocal in order to create contract.
- Silence will not of itself constitute acceptance.