West Headnote of the Day – March 29, 2010

March 29, 2010

West's Key 113 Customs and Usages
West's Key 113k9 Application and Operation
West's Key 113k10 k. Scope and Effect in General

Where contract for performance of Passover Seder at hotel provided that “If second Seder service to be held, same price as first night,” and performer observed orthodox Jewish tradition of holding two Seder services but hotel had traditionally followed reformed view of holding only one Seder service, contract could not be construed in light of prevailing religious custom.
Tucker v. Forty-Five Twenty-Five, Inc., 199 So. 2d 522 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. 1967)

113 Customs and Usages