Part I. Direct damages The reliance-flexibility tradeoff and remedies for breach Assessing damages : now or then? The lost-volume-seller problem and why Michael Jordan wasn't one Six pennies for your thoughts : Freund v. Washington Square Press Freund through the looking glass : Chodos v. West Publishing Co. Cleaning up Lake River Part II. Consequential damages The "tacit assumption" and consequential damages Buffalo's field of dreams : Kenford Company v. Erie County The Achilleas : forsaking foreseeability Part III. Excuse and changed circumstances Excuse doctrine : the Eisenberg uncertainty principle After frustration : three cheers for Chandler v. Webster A precedent built on sand : Nor Con v. Niagara Mohawk Part IV. Offer and acceptance Brown v. Cara, the Type II preliminary agreement, and the option to unbundle Traynor (Drennan) v. Hand (Baird) : much ado about (almost) nothing.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-273) and index.
K840 .G56 2015
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