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Scenario: Grocery, Inc., is a retail grocery store chain based in Any State, U.S.A. Grocery has stores
throughout the United States. Grocery has written contracts with many different vendors to purchase
the products they sell in their stores. Vendors range from individuals to international corporations. Tom
Green works as the produce manager for the store in My Town, U.S.A. Jeff Fresh, 17 years old, is
spending his summer vacation working for Tom in the produce department.

Using the scenario above, please answer the following question:

At the end of the summer, Jeff Fresh had earned enough money to put a down payment on a car. He decided to continue working part time during school to earn money for the car payments. Jeff purchased a car from Smooth Sales Used Cars. Smooth did not ask Jeff how old he was; the salesman assumed he had reached the age of majority. Jeff paid the down payment and signed the contract stating that he would make payments of $200 each month. Six months later Jeff lost his job and could no longer make the payments. Jeff took the car back to Smooth and said he wanted to cancel the contract and that he wanted his money back.

What are the possible outcomes? In your explanation, be sure to compare and contrast potential legal and equitable remedies.

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Case Scenario: Grocery, INC. Prepared by: Susan Brown Cooper

Scenario: Grocery, Inc., is a retail grocery store chain based in Any State, U.S.A. Grocery has stores
throughout the United States. Grocery has written contracts with many different vendors to purchase
the products they sell in their stores. Vendors range from individuals to international corporations. Tom
Green works as the produce manager for the store in My Town, U.S.A. Jeff Fresh, 17 years old, is
spending his summer vacation working for Tom in the produce department.
Using the scenario above, please answer the following question:

At the end of the summer, Jeff Fresh had earned enough money to put a down payment on a car. He decided to continue working part time during school to earn money for the car payments. Jeff purchased a ...

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