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Title Contracts in context : from transaction to litigation / Nadelle Grossman, Associate Professor of Law, Marquette University Law School; Eric Zacks, Associate Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School.
Publication Info. New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2019]

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 Law Library Course Reserves  KF 801 .A7 G76 2019    CHECKED IN
Description xxxv, 889 pages : illustrations, forms ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What is a contract? why is it used? -- Structure and role of contract law -- Parts of a contract and contract terms -- Mutual assent to an exchange -- Mutual assent under UCC Article 2 -- "Forms," electronic contracting, smart contracts, and mutual assent -- Consideration -- Special bargain rules for option contracts -- Lawyers' representation of clients in contracting -- Pre-bargain diligence and documentation -- Contract negotiation and drafting -- Performing and modifying the contract -- Judicial interpretation of contract terms -- Implied terms under the UCC -- The parol evidence rule -- Excuses to performance -- Introduction to defenses to enforcement and the statute of frauds -- Incapacity -- Duress and undue influence -- Misrepresentation -- Unconscionability and public policy -- Promissory estoppel -- Alternative theories of recovery absent a bargain or reliance -- Remedies generally : damages -- Limits on damages -- Specific performance and agreed remedies -- Disallowed damages -- UCC remedies -- Rights, duties, and liabilities of third parties.
Subject Contracts -- United States.
Contracts. (OCoLC)fst00876969
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Casebooks (Law) (OCoLC)fst01774238
Casebooks (Law)
Added Author Zacks, Eric A., author
Added Title Faculty Publication.
ISBN 9781454877035 hardcover
1454877030 hardcover
OCLC # 1081367146
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