Examples & Explanations / Edition 3

Examples & Explanations / Edition 3

by James Brook
     
 

ISBN-10: 0735562423

ISBN-13: 9780735562424

Pub. Date: 03/01/2007

Publisher: Aspen Publishers, Inc.

Explaining the basic law concerning modern payment systems, especially as it is governed by Articles 3, 4, and 4A of the Uniform Commercial Code, this book discusses negotiable instruments, the holder in due course, check collection, the bank-customer relationship, theft and forgery, and electronic payment. Brook teaches law at New York Law School. Annotation

Overview

Explaining the basic law concerning modern payment systems, especially as it is governed by Articles 3, 4, and 4A of the Uniform Commercial Code, this book discusses negotiable instruments, the holder in due course, check collection, the bank-customer relationship, theft and forgery, and electronic payment. Brook teaches law at New York Law School. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735562424
Publisher:
Aspen Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/2007
Series:
Examples & Explanations Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
486
Product dimensions:
0.98(w) x 10.00(h) x 7.00(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexi
Acknowledgmentsxiii
A Note on "the Revisions"xv
Part 1The Basic Law of Negotiable Instruments1
1.What Is a Negotiable Instrument?3
2.Principles of Negotiation and Becoming a Holder23
3.Liability on the Negotiable Instrument37
4.Issues of Agency55
5.Accommodation Parties75
6.Effect on the Underlying Obligation101
Part 2The Holder in Due Course113
7.Who Qualifies as a Holder in Due Course?115
8.Defenses, Claims of Others, and the Holder in Due Course137
9.The Consumer Context153
Part 3The Check Collection System167
10.The Basic Scheme of Check Collection169
11.Final Payment191
12.Expedited Return Under Regulation CC205
Part 4The Bank-Customer Relationship225
13.The Duty to Pay and Wrongful Dishonor227
14.Stopping Payment243
15.Funds Availability Under Regulation CC261
Part 5Problems of Theft, Forgery, and Alteration271
16.Who Bears the Risk of Theft, Forgery, and Alteration?273
17.Special Rules for Special Situations299
18.The Bank Statement Rule321
Part 6Electronic Means of Payment: The Consumer Context335
19.Credit Cards337
20.Debit Cards and ATM Transactions353
Part 7Electronic Means of Payment: The Commercial Context367
21.Introduction to Commercial Electronic Funds Transfers and Article 4A369
22.Security Procedures and the Risk of Theft391
23.Errors in Execution403
Table of U.C.C. Citations417
Index421

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