9781531009946 (electronic book) 1531009948 (electronic book) 9781531009939 153100993X
Understanding series (New York, N.Y.) LexisNexis digital library.
"The text explains common law principles of contract law using cases and examples that students commonly encounter in this first-year course. It also explains and illustrates Article 2 of the Uniform Commercial Code, which deal with sales of goods that are frequently covered in Contracts. This edition includes material on the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods, and the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts, appropriate to a basic course in contracts, and on modern statutes regarding electronic contracting. The fourth edition contains a revised chapter on the difficult concept of promissory estoppel and includes discussions of recent decisions dealing with consumer arbitration clauses. Citations to journal articles have also been updated to reflect recent scholarship on these and other topics."-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Consideration Promissory estoppel : detrimental reliance Mutual assent : creating an agreement The statute of frauds : is a writing required Interpretation of contracts Warranties Conditions Performance and breach Defenses Excuse : mistake and change of circumstances Remedies : expectation damages Reliance and restitution Agreed remedies Equitable remedies Third-party beneficiaries Assignments and delegations.
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Revision of: Ferriell, Jeffrey Thomas, 1953- Understanding contracts. Third edition. New Providence, NJ : LexisNexis,