Write a short essay, between 400 and 500 words, responding
to the assignment below. You are
expected to utilize the textbook and outside resources to provide accurate and
substantive answers to the question. Also,
be sure to make use of illustrating examples where appropriate. Submit your work in APA format.
Precise Engineering Corporation has a contract with Quik
Mart Stores to provide customized software for Quik’s inventory control
system. Retail Outlets, Inc, Quik’s
competitor, induces Sam, a Precise subcontractor who is writing code for the
Quik software, to delay delivery of the code for one week. As a result, Precise’s delivery of the
software is delayed, and Quik sustains $500,000 in lost profits. On what ground could Quik recover damages
from Retail Outlets?