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Contracts
     

Contracts

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by Steven L. Emanuel
 

ISBN-10: 1565420217

ISBN-13: 9781565420212

Pub. Date: 09/28/1993

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

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Introduction: Void, Voidable and Unenforceable Contracts &bull

Overview

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Introduction: Void, Voidable and Unenforceable Contracts • Sources of Contract Law

Offer and Acceptance: Intent • Offer and Acceptance • Validity • Acceptance Varying from Offer • Indefiteness • Misunderstanding

Consideration: Gift Promises • Past Consideration • 'Detriment' Element • Pre-Existing Duty Rule • Mutuality of Consideration • Illusory, Alternative, and Implied Promises • Requirements and Output Contracts

Promises Binding Without Consideration: Past Debts • Benefits Received • Estoppel

Mistake: Nature • General Rule • Mutual • Unilateral • Defenses and Remedies • Reformation as Remedy

Parol Evidence and Interpretation: Rule • Total and Partial Integration • Judge and Jury • Rule Not Applicable • Interpretation • Trade Usage, Course of Performance, and Course of Dealing • Omitted Terms Supplied by Court

Conditions: Classifications • Conditions and Promises Distinguished • Express • Constructive • Substantial Performance • Excuse • Repudiation and Prospective Inability to Perform

Anticipatory Repudiation - Other Aspects of Breach: Total and Partial Breach • Anticipatory Repudiation • Other Aspects of Repudiation • Successive Actions

Statute of Frauds:Suretyship Agreements • Marriage • Land Contracts • One-Year • Goods • Memorandum • Non-Compliance • Oral Recission • Modification • Restitution, Reliance, Estoppel

Remedies: Equitable • Damages • Expectation • Damages • Reliance Damages • Restitution • Substantial Performance • Quasi-Contract • Forseeability • Avoidable Damages • Nominal and Punitive Damages • Liquidated Damages • Sales Contracts

Contracts Involving More Than Two Parties: Assignment • Delegation • Third Party Beneficiaries

Impossibility, Impracticality, and Frustration: Impossibility • Impracticability • Frustration of Purpose • Restitution and Reliance Where Parties are Discharged

Miscellaneous Defenses: Illegality • Duress • Misrepresentation • Unconscionability • Capacity

Warranties: Express • Implied • Fitness for Particular Purpose • Title and Against Infringement • Privity • Disclaimers • Modifying Remedies

Discharge of Contracts: Rescission • Accord and Satisfaction • Substituted Agreement • Novation • Account Stated • Release and Covenant Not to Sue

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565420212
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
Emanuel Law Outlines Series
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
507

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Table of Contents

Summary of Contents:
























• Introduction: Void, Voidable and Unenforceable Contracts • Sources of Contract Law

Offer and Acceptance: Intent • Offer and Acceptance • Validity • Acceptance Varying from Offer • Indefiteness • Misunderstanding

Consideration: Gift Promises • Past Consideration • 'Detriment' Element • Pre-Existing Duty Rule • Mutuality of Consideration • Illusory, Alternative, and Implied Promises • Requirements and Output Contracts

Promises Binding Without Consideration: Past Debts • Benefits Received • Estoppel

Mistake: Nature • General Rule • Mutual • Unilateral • Defenses and Remedies • Reformation as Remedy

Parol Evidence and Interpretation: Rule • Total and Partial Integration • Judge and Jury • Rule Not Applicable • Interpretation • Trade Usage, Course of Performance, and Course of Dealing • Omitted Terms Supplied by Court

Conditions: Classifications • Conditions and Promises Distinguished • Express • Constructive • Substantial Performance • Excuse • Repudiation and Prospective Inability to Perform

Anticipatory Repudiation - Other Aspects of Breach: Total and Partial Breach • Anticipatory Repudiation • Other Aspects of Repudiation • Successive Actions

Statute of Frauds: SuretyshipAgreements • Marriage • Land Contracts • One-Year • Goods • Memorandum • Non-Compliance • Oral Recission • Modification • Restitution, Reliance, Estoppel

Remedies: Equitable • Damages • Expectation • Damages • Reliance Damages • Restitution • Substantial Performance • Quasi-Contract • Forseeability • Avoidable Damages • Nominal and Punitive Damages • Liquidated Damages • Sales Contracts

Contracts Involving More Than Two Parties: Assignment • Delegation • Third Party Beneficiaries

Impossibility, Impracticality, and Frustration: Impossibility • Impracticability • Frustration of Purpose • Restitution and Reliance Where Parties are Discharged

Miscellaneous Defenses: Illegality • Duress • Misrepresentation • Unconscionability • Capacity

Warranties: Express • Implied • Fitness for Particular Purpose • Title and Against Infringement • Privity • Disclaimers • Modifying Remedies

Discharge of Contracts: Rescission • Accord and Satisfaction • Substituted Agreement • Novation • Account Stated • Release and Covenant Not to Sue

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Contracts 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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This is the finest book on Contract Law for any price. Used by all law students and attorneys alike. I used it for my paralegal studies. Great book! Learn the law and empower yourself.