Author: Phyllis H. Frey
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2000-12-05
Essentials of Contract Law is an ideal guide for the paralegal student, the business law student and anyone preparing to work in the field of contract law. Using a road map as an outlining tool, the authors present the law of contracts in an understandable and organized manner. As a rule of law is presented, it is discussed conceptually then followed by an example and a concrete problem. This allows the user to become actively involved in working with the rules of law. All facets of contract law are addressed, making this manual ideal for both study and on-the-job reference. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Martin A. Frey
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2015-01-01
An ideal guide for the paralegal student, ESSENTIALS OF CONTRACT LAW, Second Edition presents the law of contracts in an understandable and organized manner. The book's effective road map approach to contracts helps students learn about contract formation, determining the applicable law, unenforceable contracts and breach of contract. In this edition, the author also separately addresses the impact of Article 2 of the UCC, federal preemption, and the UN's Convention on the International Sale of Goods (CISG). Cutting through excess verbiage and outdated doctrine, the book develops each rule of law by presenting theory, illustrating it with an example, and providing a problem to give readers hands-on practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Author: Tikus Little
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Release Date: 2016-09-28
The law of contract forms the basis of our civil society. Without the law of contract we could not buy food, clothing or a place to live, nor could we book holidays, run a business or manage a football club. But contract law is complex and intricate, and disputes over contracts have led to a wealth of court cases over the years. This updated third edition gives you a clear and concise guide to the basics of the law of contract as it pertains to Scotland, from what a contract is to how they are formed, terminated and breached, and from third-party rights to cross-border contracts.
Author: Mr John Adriaanse
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
Release Date: 2010-07-30
In Construction Contract Law, Adriaanse tackles the key aspects of this subject with total clarity and precision. The book first examines the nature of construction contracts and then takes the reader through each aspect of the construction process, explaining its significance to the practice of contract law and the reasoning behind it. This third edition has been thoroughly updated to incorporate recent developments and now includes proposed amendments to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996. Students at undergraduate, postgraduate and construction professional level, as well as contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in the industry, will find this to be an invaluable resource for understanding the workings of a construction contract.
It is important and advisable for parties entering into any significant economic transaction to enter into written contracts. This is especially true for construction projects which are complicated and complex in nature. It is very important for construction professionals to understand contract law as a contract on a construction project sets forth the parties' obligations to each other and determines how risks will be shared or divided on the project. In recent years numerous books have been published on the law of contracts, but most of them are written aiming for the legal professionals and students and devoid of serving the needs of the construction industry both nationally and international. In this book an effort is made to serve the needs of construction students and professionals. The book consists of 13 Chapters and supported with Bibliography.Chapter 1 consists of Introduction on the subject. Chapter 2 consists of Formation of a Contract. Chapter 3 consists of Consideration. Chapter 4 consists of Intention to Create Legal Relations. Chapter 5 consists of Capacity to Form a Contract. Chapter 6 consists of Contents of a Contract. Chapter 7 consists of Privity Of Contract. Chapter 8 consists of Discharge of Contracts. Chapter 9 consists of: Contracts Remedies. Chapter 10 consists of Types Of Construction Contracts. Chapter 11 Consists of Formation Of Construction Contract. Chapter 12 consists of Some Key Premises Of A Construction Contract. Chapter 13 consists of Summary And Conclusion. The Book is supported with Bibliography.
Author: Steve Wilson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release Date: 2016-08-04
This essential Q&A study and revision guide contains a variety of model answers and plans to give you the confidence to tackle any essay or problem question, and give you the skills you need to excel in law exams and coursework assignments.
The Essentials series aims to help students get through exams. It looks at major subjects and the main topics within those subjects, thereby offering an understanding of the important principles, regardless of the structure of the course or primary textbook. This work covers contract law.
Author: Glenn M. Wong
Release Date: 2010
Outlines the American legal system and tort law as they apply to sports from high school to professional, and discusses liability, drugs, discrimination, contracts, antitrust, labor relations, violence, gambling, and other topics.
Author: Tikus Little
Release Date: 2012-05
Contract Law Essential Cases provides an analysis of 50 of the most important cases in Contract Law. A description of the facts and an analysis of the judgment help both students and busy practitioners correctly to understand and interpret each case and extract the relevant points of law. This invaluable casebook sits alongside Contract Law Essentials and can be used in conjunction with, or independently from, that text. This book is ideal for students preparing for exams and is also an excellent resource for those who need to update their knowledge
Law Essentials is a fresh, new series of concise study and revision guides for students of law in Scotland. Each crisply-written text focuses on the essential information students most need when preparing for exams, with summary sections of essential facts and illustrative cases bringing each topic into sharp focus. Designed to provide students with a quick understanding of a new subject, to support them through a course, or as a revision aid, many of the titles will also be invaluable to non-legal professionals who need to understand aspects of the law. Each title includes a Table of Cases, Table of Statutes and an Index.
Author: John Adriaanse
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Construction contracts
Written by an author with considerable business and academic experience in the field, this title covers the essential points of construction contract law in a concise and accessible manner. Suitable for both students and practitioners, the book covers topics including the application of contract law in practice.
Author: Kim Forrester
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2010-03-26
Essentials of Law for Health Professionals 3e has been thoroughly revised and updated throughout to reflect the most recent changes in legislation relevant to the provision of health care services in Australia. Employment status of health professionals and issues of work cover, health and safety obligations, anti-discrimination issues are clearly outlined and discussed in the new edition. Legal issues surrounding genetics, fertility and surrogacy are reviewed in conjunction with the current position on abortion and wrongful deaths. The breadth of material is presented in a manner that is more in keeping with a student resource text rather than a law book. It emphasises major points and includes summaries on how the law relates to practice rather than merely stating the law. The new third edition continues to present contemporary issues relevant for Health Science students from the clinical setting through to management and employment, as they apply to each state. Streamlined new edition includes updates to key chapters such as: Chapter 5 Negligence, which has been completely rewritten to discuss negligence by jurisdiction Chapter 8 Manipulation of Life now deals with topical and controversial issues such as abortion, wrongful death, tissue transplants, genetics and infertility Chapter 10: Contractual and Industrial Elements of Professional Practice has been updated to include the most recent changes to Industrial Relations Law, information that is essential for any Health Professional entering into employment. Chapter 11: Statues Controlling Health Service Delivery has been revised with respect to drugs and continues to provide the significant legislation most likely to impact on the daily practice of the health professional namely poisons, mental health legislation, child and elder abuse, and the notification of births and deaths. New Chapter 12: Registration and Regulation of Health Professionals highlights the contemporary issues faced by health professionals with the implementation of National Registration. Addition of legislation regulating research and a discussion of the legislative and common law controls on conducting research within Australian healthcare systems – National Health and Medical Research Council Act Update all appendices and include the Decision Making Framework for Nurses plus Glossary Takes a multidisciplinary approach to the subject of health care law and includes case-studies and activities. Discussion on the implications of evidence-based practice on the standard notionally attributed to the duty of care.
Author: Daniel Ryan
Release Date: 2005
Taking an anthropological approach,Essential Principles of Contract and Sales Law in the Northern Pacific highlights how regional customary and traditional law interact with Anglo-American concepts of contract and sales law to produce a unique amalgam of substantive law in this Pacific region. Author and law professor Daniel P. Ryan compiles and discusses the current contract and sales law applicable in the Pacific region, including the Republics of Palau and the Marshall Islands, Hawaii, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia. Ryan compares and contrasts this regional law to international standards, including the UN Sale of Goods Convention, the UNIDROIT Principles of Contract Law, UNCITRAL Model Law for E-Commerce, the Uniform Commercial Code, the Revised Uniform Commercial Code, and the Restatement (Second) of Contracts. Essential Principles of Contract and Sales Law in the Northern Pacific is essential reading for members of the judiciary, academics, practitioners, students, and businesses within the region and their major trade partners.
Author: Roger LeRoy Miller
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics
Current, succinct, and student-friendly, ESSENTIALS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, 5E delivers complete one-semester coverage of business law and its environment in a straightforward, nontechnical style. Cases are summarized by the authors and integrated throughout chapters. Miller explains legal issues and court decisions with minimal legal jargon while keeping readers engaged with the material. Hands-on applications help students strengthen their critical thinking skills as well as think through ethical dilemmas before they confront them in the workplace. The book also explores how traditional law has been applied to issues involving the Internet and how the laws of other nations deal with topics discussed in the text. In addition to Cases and Case Problems featuring issues from legal disputes in 2013 and 2014, the fifth edition includes an all-new chapter on Internet Law, Social Media, and Privacy, new Managerial Strategy features, new Preventing Legal Disputes features, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.