Definition of tortious
: implying or involving tort tortious acts
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The lawsuits allege breach of contract, fraud and tortious interference after the school failed to execute the 18-month contracts the coaches signed initially, then pressured them to sign shorter deals two days before their dismissal.
According to the lawsuit, Dye -- the son of the former Auburn football coach -- is suing Sexton for breach of contract, unjust enrichment, fraud, breach of fiduciary duties, violation of trade secrets and tortious interference.
Major grocery chains were contacted too, which would later serve the basis for BPI's claim for tortious interference on top of its allegations of defamation.
However, the judge did have to figure out whether Mueller's claims of tortious interference could proceed to trial.
The producers sued him for breach of contract, tortious interference and defamation, asking for compensatory damages of $10.6 million.
Mr. Thibodeau has previously been found in breach of contract in a related case; the jury will assess damages for that finding and decide two other claims by the producers, defamation and tortious interference.
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First Known Use of tortious
Legal Definition of tortious
: constituting a tort : recognized as a tort a tortious act tortious interference with contract
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