Contracts: Construction: Plain Meaning

UEF v. Mackey [ 5/6/03] 2003 MTWCC 36 A contract which is plain and unambiguous on its face must be construed and applied as written. The word "recovery" used in connection with recovery by claimant from an uninsured employer, means the actual amount of money recovered by the claimant from the employer without deduction for attorney fees.