Contracts

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Spring 2014 Course
Meets: Th, F 10:00am - 11:30am in Hauser Hall Room 105
3 classroom credits

Contract law is the study of legally enforceable promises, normally exchanged as part of a bargain. Contracts are the main means by which transactions are made and legal obligations are voluntarily incurred. Doctrinal topics to be discussed may include: when a contractual promise exists and which are too indefinite; offer and acceptance; consideration; whether and when contracts should be voided for reasons such as duress or nondisclosure; contractual interpretation; parol evidence; statutes of frauds; “quasi-contracts”; and remedies.

Note: Enrollment in this course is limited to foreign-educated LL.M. students only.