If I entered into a contract with a couple to decorate their wedding but they did not pay as agreed, am I still required by law to uphold my part of the contract?
Question Details: They were suppose to pay the balance in full 14 days prior to the event, however they did not.
Failure to pay is a material breach of the contract because payment is an essential term of a contract.
When there is a material breach of the contract, you can sue immediately for breach of contract without tendering your performance (decorating the wedding as per the contract terms).
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