Categories: Business, Corporate, Commercial Law

Section 001, Contracts - Hendley, Kathryn

Course Page for Fall 2021 - Hendley, Kathryn

Creation of promissory liability; interpretation of words and conduct; exchange, reliance or formality as necessary for creation of promissory liability; remedies for breach of contract; unfairness as a reason for avoiding contractual liability.

Recent Offerings of this course by this instructor

Fall 2021
Fall 2020
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Fall 2018
Fall 2018
Fall 2017
Fall 2016

Section 002, Contracts - Sharafi, Mitra

Course Page for Fall 2021 - Sharafi, Mitra

This course provides an introduction to the law of contracts. It will cover the following topics: remedies (including expectation- and reliance-based damages, specific performance, and restitution); formation of contract (offer, acceptance, consideration, intention to create legal relations); Statute of Frauds; parol evidence rule; voidness or unenforceability (illegality, minor status, intoxication, mental incapacity, duress, undue influence, fraudulent misrepresentation, breach of duty of good faith, unconscionability); penalty clauses, restrictive covenants, exculpatory clauses, arbitration clauses, at-will employment contracts, promissory estoppel, constructive trusts, and warranties.

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

· master the fundamental rules and policies of contract law;

· identify rules and policy in judicial decisions;

· spot and analyze a legal issue in a problem-based fact pattern; and

· recognize the various sides of a legal issue and effectively articulate the strengths and weaknesses of each.

Recent Offerings of this course by this instructor

Fall 2021
Fall 2019
Fall 2017
Fall 2016

Section 003, Contracts - Yackee, Jason

Course Page for Fall 2021 - Yackee, Jason

Creation of promissory liability; interpretation of words and conduct; exchange, reliance or formality as necessary for creation of promissory liability; remedies for breach of contract; unfairness as a reason for avoiding contractual liability.

Recent Offerings of this course by this instructor

Fall 2021
Fall 2020
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Fall 2018
Fall 2017
Fall 2016

Section 004, Contracts - Atkinson, Nate

Course Page for Fall 2021 - Atkinson, Nate

Creation of promissory liability; interpretation of words and conduct; exchange, reliance or formality as necessary for creation of promissory liability; remedies for breach of contract; unfairness as a reason for avoiding contractual liability.