DANIEL SACKEY QUARCOOPOME
V.
SANYO ELECTRIC TRADING CO. LTD & ANOR.

(2007) JELR 69945 (CA)    
Court of Appeal  ·  SUIT NO. HI/77/06 ·  1 Mar 2007 ·  Ghana
CORAM
AKAMBA J. A. PRESIDING, KANYOKE J. A., MARFUL-SAU J. A.
Core Terms Beta
plaintiff
services
director
appeal
companies code
quantum meruit
1st defendant
award
company
trial court
director of the 2nd defendant company
adequate remuneration
learned trial judge
notice of appeal
alternative claim of the plaintiff
basis of quantum meruit
board of the 2nd defendant
record of appeal
trial judge
appellant company
decision of the trial court
lump sum remuneration
plaintiff director
reasonable directors fees
2nd defendant board
above observations
appeal counsel
board of ghana sanyo company ltd.
breach of an oral contract
brief facts of this case
date of payment
end of the trial
following finding
fundamental issue
grounds of appeal
judgment of the accra fast track court
laws of ghana
laws of japan
light of the comments
main claim
marful-sau j.a.
nature of the equitable relief of quantum meriut
plaintiff claims
rendered service
said amount
shareholder of the 2nd defendant
special reason
trial courts

MARFUL-SAU J.A.

This appeal is taken from the judgment of the Accra Fast Track Court dated the 25th October 2004. The brief facts of this case are that, the 1st Defendant/Appellant Company herein after referred simply to as 1st Defendant is a company incorporated under the laws of Japan and a Shareholder of the 2nd Defendant/Appellant Company, which is a company registered under the laws of Ghana. The Plaintiff/Respondent herein called the Plaintiff alleged that he was appointed by the 1st Defendant to the Board of the 2nd Defendant as a Director in 1974. Indeed the Plaintiff had initially served on the Board of the 2nd Defendant from 1965 to 1972. The Plaintiff claims that on his appointment to the 2nd Defendant board in 1974, he served the 2nd Defendant till year 2001. The Plaintiff alleging that he was not paid for services he rendered as a Director of the 2nd Defendant company sued the 1st Defendant and 2nd Defendant jointly and severally as follows: —

(1) Damages for breach of an o…

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