K: A Common Law Approach to Contracts / Edition 2 available in Hardcover
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The second edition of this casebook, K: A Common Law Approach to Contracts, is perfect for the modern Contracts course. The highly-focused, case-based text offers a comprehensive treatment of the basic issues of contract law and emphasizes development of analogical reasoning skills. Each section is limited to three types of materials (brief narrative, judicial opinions, and discussion problems), and is designed to teach students how to read opinions, analyze issues, distinguish material from immaterial facts, and apply holdings to similar problems. The second edition has been updated to include a new chapter on the rules related to third-party beneficiaries and assignees. In addition, in response to feedback from students, the authors have slightly expanded some of the narrative materials that introduce and provide guidance to the study of various topics.
- New chapter on the rules related to third-party beneficiaries and assignees: “Contract Rights of NonParties.”
- In response to feedback from students, the authors have slightly expanded some of the narrative materials that introduce and provide guidance to the study of various topics
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Table of Contents
Summary of Contents
Chapter 1. Promise
Chapter 2. Contract Formation: Consideration and Mutual Assent
Chapter 3. Affirmative Defenses to Contract Enforcement
Chapter 4: Contract Interpretation and Construction
Chapter 5. Defining Performance Obligations: Conditions and Excuses
Chapter 6. Remedies
Chapter 7. Alternative Bases for Liability: Non-Contract Claims