CALICO

Contracts

By: Blum, Brian A
Material type: TextTextSeries: Examples & explanations series: Publisher: Austin : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, Aspen Publishers, [2011]Copyright date: ©2011Edition: 5th edDescription: xxxv, 840 pages : illustrations ; 25 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 073558852X; 9780735588523Subject(s): Contracts -- United States
Contents:
The meaning of "contract" and the basic attributes of the contractual relationship -- Facets of the law of contract and the source of its rules, processes, and traditions -- The doctrine of precedent and a contract case analysis -- The objective test and basic principles of offer and acceptance -- Standard form contracts and contracts through electronic media -- Mismatching standard terms : the "battle of the forms" under UCC [sec.]2.207 -- Consideration -- Promissory estoppel as the basis for enforcing promises -- Unjust enrichment, restitution, and "moral obligation" -- Interpretation and construction : resolving meaning and dealing with uncertainty in agreements -- The statute of frauds -- The parol evidence rule -- The judicial regulation of improper bargaining and of violations of law and public policy -- Incapacity -- Mistake, impracticability, and frustration of purpose -- Conditions and promises -- Breach and repudiation -- Remedies for breach of contract -- Assignment, delegation, and third-party beneficiaries.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The meaning of "contract" and the basic attributes of the contractual relationship -- Facets of the law of contract and the source of its rules, processes, and traditions -- The doctrine of precedent and a contract case analysis -- The objective test and basic principles of offer and acceptance -- Standard form contracts and contracts through electronic media -- Mismatching standard terms : the "battle of the forms" under UCC [sec.]2.207 -- Consideration -- Promissory estoppel as the basis for enforcing promises -- Unjust enrichment, restitution, and "moral obligation" -- Interpretation and construction : resolving meaning and dealing with uncertainty in agreements -- The statute of frauds -- The parol evidence rule -- The judicial regulation of improper bargaining and of violations of law and public policy -- Incapacity -- Mistake, impracticability, and frustration of purpose -- Conditions and promises -- Breach and repudiation -- Remedies for breach of contract -- Assignment, delegation, and third-party beneficiaries.

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