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9781566624688

Studies in Contract Law

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  • ISBN13:

    9781566624688

  • ISBN10:

    1566624681

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1997-01-01
  • Publisher: Foundation Pr
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Table of Contents

Preface v
Acknowledgments viii
Table of Cases
xxv
Table of Uniform Commercial Code Citations
xxxvii
Introduction to the Study of Contract Law
1(42)
Preliminary Survey of Subject and Sources
1(12)
Introductory Cases and Problems
13(30)
The Bases of Promissory Liability
43(184)
Bargain Contract: Promise Plus Consideration
55(78)
Bargain Requirement
55(24)
Sufficiency of Exchange
79(54)
Moral Obligation: Promise Plus Antecedent Benefit
133(19)
Promissory Estoppel: Promise Plus Unbargained--For Reliance
152(33)
Formalities in Contracting: The Statute of Frauds
185(42)
Formalities in Contracting: Promise Plus Seal or Other Form
185(3)
The Statute of Frauds
188(39)
The Bargain Relationship
227(202)
The Agreement Process: Manifestation of Mutual Assent
227(149)
Ascertainment of Assent: The ``Objective'' Test
228(15)
Offer: Creation of Power of Acceptance
243(28)
Acceptance: Exercise of Power of Acceptance
271(67)
Termination of Offer: Destruction of Power of Acceptance
338(10)
Irrevocable Offer: Nondestructible Power of Acceptance
348(28)
Insufficient or Defective Formulation of Agreement: Indefinite, Incomplete, and Deferred Terms
376(53)
Defective Formulation and Expression of Agreement
377(7)
Indefinite Agreements
384(8)
Incomplete and Deferred Agreement
392(28)
Remedies Where Agreement Incomplete or Indefinite
420(9)
Avoidance of Contract
429(148)
Capacity to Contract: Infancy; Mental Incompetence
429(16)
Infancy
430(8)
Mental Incompetence
438(7)
Defects in Bargaining Process
445(94)
Unilateral and Mutual Mistake
445(26)
Fraud and the Duty to Disclose
471(27)
Duress
498(11)
Unconscionability
509(30)
Illegality: Agreements Unenforceable on Grounds of Public Policy
539(38)
Performance of the Contract
577(237)
Determining the Scope and Content of Obligation
577(55)
Integrated Writings and the Parol Evidence Rule
578(22)
Interpretation
600(32)
Allocation of Risk: Conditions and Warranties
632(80)
Express Conditions
632(36)
Constructive Conditions of Exchange
668(32)
Representations and Warranties of Quality
700(12)
Changed Circumstances: Impracticability
712(53)
Existing Impracticability
715(9)
Supervening Impracticability
724(24)
Frustration of Purpose
748(17)
The Duty of Good Faith
765(49)
Scope and Content of Good Faith Duty
765(10)
Reserved Discretion
775(17)
Modification
792(10)
Mutual Termination of Contractual Relations: Discharge
802(6)
Unilateral Termination of Contractual Relations
808(6)
Breach of Contract and Permissible Remedial Responses
814(230)
Right to Suspend Performance or Cancel Upon Prospective Inability or Breach
814(29)
Compensatory Damages
843(95)
Basic Policies
843(21)
Breach or Repudiation by Payor
864(31)
Breach or Repudiation by Performer
895(43)
Prevention, Hindrance and the Duty of Cooperation
938(14)
Equitable Remedies for Breach of Contract: Prohibitory Injunction and Specific Performance
952(34)
Effect of Agreement Liquidating Damages or Altering the Scope of Liability or Remedy
986(30)
Liquidated Damages
986(20)
Agreed Remedies
1006(10)
Resolution of Contract Performance Disputes: Some Alternatives to Courts
1016(28)
The Legal Framework for Settlement
1016(4)
Dispute Resolution in Construction Contracts
1020(24)
Third Party Interests
1044(39)
Assignment and Delegation
1044(18)
Assignment of Rights
1046(12)
Delegation of Duties
1058(4)
Third Party Beneficiaries
1062(21)
Creation of Rights
1063(16)
Nature of Rights
1079(4)
Index 1083

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