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Basic Contract Law : Casebook

Basic Contract Law : Casebook - 8th edition

Basic Contract Law : Casebook - 8th edition

ISBN13: 9780314159014

ISBN10: 0314159010

Basic Contract Law : Casebook by Lon L. Fuller and Melvin A. Eisenberg - ISBN 9780314159014
Edition: 8TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: West Publishing Co. (Law Books)
Published: 2006
International: No
Basic Contract Law : Casebook by Lon L. Fuller and Melvin A. Eisenberg - ISBN 9780314159014

ISBN13: 9780314159014

ISBN10: 0314159010

Edition: 8TH 06

Summary

  • Covers what promises the law should enforce
  • Looks at remedies for breach of contract
  • Examines what constitutes an offer and modes of acceptance
  • Covers problems involving persons other than the parties to the orginal contract
  • Identifies problems of performance
  • Includes "shrink-wrap" cases and coss-references to UCITA, E-Sign, and the Uniform Electronic Transaction Act
  • Expanded treatment of contract law implications of employee handbooks

Selective text notes provide students with background discussions where an issue is better elaborated by notes than by case. Copious UCC and Restatement (Second) of Contracts cross-references. Reorganized and rewritten chapters on preliminary negotiation, indefiniteness, and the duty to negotiate in good faith; parol evidence rule; and problems of performance. Includes a new chapter on the limits of contract. Extensive Convention for the International Sale of Goods and the Unidroit Principles of International Contracts Law cross-references. An expanded treatment of international contract law and treatment of electronic contracts also included.

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