anticipatory breach

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  • noun

Synonyms for anticipatory breach

a breach of contract committed prior to the time of required performance

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53) The Board stated that the standards for anticipatory repudiation were set forth in United States v.
Furthermore RIGS sent a letter informing PNC that its actions constituted an anticipatory repudiation of the merger agreement between the two entities and that RIGS is now entitled to discuss merger combinations with other interested parties.
Riggs today has sent a letter informing PNC that its actions constituted an anticipatory repudiation of the Merger Agreement and that Riggs is now entitled to discuss merger combinations with other interested parties.
The complaint alleges breach of a contract and of the duty to deal fairly and lack of good faith, anticipatory repudiation of a contract, negligent misrepresentation and unfair competition.