Stone and Adams' Uniform Commercial Code in a Nutshell, 8th / Edition 8

Stone and Adams' Uniform Commercial Code in a Nutshell, 8th / Edition 8

by Bradford Stone, Kristen David Adams
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314277447

ISBN-13: 9780314277442

Pub. Date: 05/07/2012

Publisher: West Academic

This nutshell provides a concise but comprehensive introduction to the Uniform Commercial Code for students and practitioners alike. It not only covers each major topic of the Code, including the process of selling, payment, negotiation, shipping, storage, financing sales, and leasing of goods, but also makes it possible for readers to see how the various Articles of

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This nutshell provides a concise but comprehensive introduction to the Uniform Commercial Code for students and practitioners alike. It not only covers each major topic of the Code, including the process of selling, payment, negotiation, shipping, storage, financing sales, and leasing of goods, but also makes it possible for readers to see how the various Articles of the Code may interact in a single transaction. Wherever practicable, the actual language of the Code and its comments has been used. The comprehensive outline, thorough references to relevant authority, and intuitive system of cross-referencing contribute to its ease of use. The 8th edition contains the 2010 Amendments to Article 9, with an effective date of July 1, 2013.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314277442
Publisher:
West Academic
Publication date:
05/07/2012
Series:
Nutshell Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
800
Sales rank:
1,149,198
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

PART ONE THE PROCESS OF SELLING GOODS
A. Scope of Article 2 Sales
B. The Contract for Sale
C. Property Incidents of the Contract for Sale
D. Seller's Warranty Obligations
E. Performance of the Contract for Sale
F. Remedies
G. Rights of Third Parties - Purchasers From and Creditors of Seller and Buyer
PART TWO THE PROCESS OF PAYING FOR GOODS WITH NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS
A. Introduction to Negotiable Instruments
B. The Negotiability Concept - Rights of Takers of Negotiable Instruments
C. Liabilities of Parties: Contract, Transfer Warranty, Tort
D. The Relationship Between Payor Bank and its Customer
E. The Bank Collection Process
F. Finality of Payment of Acceptance (1) By Mistake or (2) In Good Faith - The Relationship Between Payor or Acceptor and the Presenter
G. Review of Liabilities Regarding Altered and Forged Instruments
H. Investment Securities as Negotiable Instruments
I. Funds Transfers
A. Introduction
B. Obligation of Bailee-Warehouseman or Carrier to Deliver to a "Person Entitled Under the Document" - The Document as a Symbol or Representative of Goods
C. Obligation of Bailee-Warehouseman to Keep Separate the Goods Covered by Each Warehouse Receipt
D. Negotiation and Transfer of Warehouse Receipts and Bills of Lading - The Document as Passing Greater Rights to Good Faith Purchasers
E. Excuses to Bailee-Warehouseman's or Carrier's Obligation to Deliver to a "Persons Entitled Under the Document"
F. Bailee-Warehouseman's or Carrier's Liability for Non-receipt or Misdescription
G. Bailee-Warehouseman's or Carrier's Liability for Forged of Altered Documents
PART FOUR THE PROCESS OF FINANCING THE SALE OF GOODS: THE SECURED TRANSACTION
A. Introduction - Fundamentals of a Secured Transaction
B. Pre-Code Personal Property Security Law
C. Secured Transactions Under UCC Article 9
PART FIVE THE ENTIRE COMMERCIAL TRANSACTION MADE PURSUANT TO A LETTER OF CREDIT
PART SIX THE PROCESS OF LEASING GOODS
A. Scope or Subject Matter of Article 2A Leases
B. The Lease Contract
C. Property Incidents of the Lease Contract
D. Lessor's Warranty Obligations
E. Performance of a Lease Contract: (1) Repudiated, (2) Substituted, and (3) Excused
F. Effect of Lease Contract
G. Default

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