Gilbert Law Summaries

Author: Melvin Aron Eisenberg
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0159000149
Release Date: 1993-01-01
Genre: Law


Contracts

Author: Melvin A. Eisenberg
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0159007763
Release Date: 2002-01-01
Genre: Law

This Contracts outline discusses consideration (including promissory estoppel and moral or past consideration), mutual assent, defenses (including mistake, fraud, duress, unconscionability, statute of frauds, and illegality), third-party beneficiaries, and assignment of rights and delgation of duties. It also covers conditions, substantial performance, material v. minor breach, anticipatory breach, impossibility, discharge, and remedies (including damages, specific performance, and liquidated damages).

Property

Author: James E. Krier
Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries
ISBN: 0314172335
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Law

The subjects discussed in this outline are possession (including wild animals, bailments, and adverse possession), gifts and sales of personal property, freehold possessory estates, and future interests (including reversion, possibility of reverter, right of entry, executory interests, and rule against perpetuities). Also included are tenancy in common, joint tenancy, and tenancy by the entirety, condominiums, cooperatives, marital property, landlord and tenant, and easements and covenants. This outline also covers nuisance, rights in airspace and water, right to support, zoning, eminent domain, sale of land (including mortgage, deed, and warranties of title), and methods of title assurance

Contracts

Author: Joseph M. Perillo
Publisher:
ISBN: 0314287701
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Law

The author provides a detailed treatment of the basic rules, principles, and issues in contracts. Topics covered include offer and acceptance, parol evidence and interpretation, consideration, promissory estoppel, contracts under seal, capacity of parties, conditions, performance, and breach. The author also discusses damages, avoidance and reformation, third-party beneficiaries, assignments, and the statute of frauds. The discharge of contracts and illegal bargains are also the subject of separate chapters.

Emanuel Law Outlines for Evidence

Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454895275
Release Date: 2018-01-17
Genre: Law

Any law school graduate will tell you that when picking your outline tool you need to pick the best because your outlines are the most important study tool you will use throughout your law school career. Developed by legendary study aid author Steve Emanuel, Emanuel® Law Outlines (ELOs) are the #1 outline choice among law students. An ELO ensures that you understand the concepts as you learn them in class and helps you study for exams throughout the semester. Here's why you need an ELO from your first day of class right through your final exam: ELOs help you focus on the concepts and issues you need to master to succeed on exams. They are easy to understand: Each ELO contains comprehensive coverage of the topics, cases, and black letter law found in your specific casebook, but is explained in a way that is understandable. The Quiz Yourself and Essay Q&A features help you test your knowledge throughout the semester. Exam Tips alert you to the issues and fact patterns that commonly pop up on exams. The Capsule Summary provides a quick review of the key concepts covered in the full Outline—perfect for exam review!

Contracts

Author: John Philip Dawson
Publisher: West Publishing Company
ISBN: STANFORD:36105062294868
Release Date: 1998-01
Genre: Contracts

The Seventh Edition of Contracts retains the distinctive character & the richness of previous editions. The standard of excellence set by this book over many years is due in larger measure to its "teachability." Developments in the law & in legal education have seemed to call for expanded treatment of some issues. This edition continues to track the increasing relevance of contract to at-will employment, the relationship of contract & tort (notably: the place of the misrepresentation & negligence torts in bargaining transactions), & the expanding technique of "implied" contract.

Civil Procedure

Author: Fleming James
Publisher:
ISBN: 1566629810
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Law

The Fifth Edition continues to provide a summary but thorough survey of all the topics regularly included in Civil Procedure courses. New subjects are examined including alternative dispute resolution, attorney fees and litigation costs, and preliminary relief. This edition discusses such matters as transnational aspects of litigation, comparative civil procedure, the settlement class action controversy, and the decline of the Federal Rules ethos reflected in such developments as the proliferation of local rules, congressional rulemaking, and special procedures for certain kinds of litigation.

Concepts and Case Analysis in the Law of Contracts

Author: Marvin A. Chirelstein
Publisher:
ISBN: 160930330X
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Law

Recommended in more than 100 schools, the updated seventh edition of Concepts and Case Analysis in the Law of Contracts is a readable primer that offers first-year law students a reliable overview of the major themes and leading cases in the field of the law of contracts. This contracts primer is straightforward and uncluttered, covering the main themes of the first-year contracts course, together with related cases.

The Modern Law of Contracts

Author: Bruce W. Frier
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 0314265465
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Law

This contracts casebook includes introductions that quickly orient students within unfamiliar territories. Cases present both the doctrine applied and, in some instances, the shortcomings of that doctrine. The authors express their disagreement about basic issues, so that students can experience the range of possible in modern contract law. To save time, the authors avoid extensive citation of academic scholarship except as it pertains to the cases being studied. Certain traditional subjects¬ such as offer and acceptance and consideration¬ are reduced to a minimum, while more contemporary subjects¬ such as form contracts and the modern concept of unconscionability¬ are considered at length, as is arbitration and the Supreme Court's historic decision in AT and T Mobility v. Concepcion.

E Z Rules for UCC Article 2 Contracts and Sales

Author: Jack S. Ezon
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 0735571988
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

E-Z RULES translates the technical and complex language of your supplement into plain English. User-friendly Roadmaps and a visually clear and intuitive presentation will save you time and give you confidence as you discover that you can find the rule you seek and understand it completely. Features: An introductory roadmap for a complete overview of how rules or statutes apply in practice The subs tance of the rule or statute can be grasped at a glance The title of the rule or statute is presented in bold for quick spotting The organization of therules or statutes follows the format of your supplement for easy cross-referencing E-Z RUL ES bullets list important ramifications of the rule or code Look for Other E-Z Rules titles in the following course areas: Bankruptcy, Contracts & Sales,Civil Procedure,Commercial Law, Evidence.

Postmodern Legal Feminism

Author: Mary Joe Frug
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136643453
Release Date: 2014-02-04
Genre: Law

A collection of eight essays by Mary Joe Frug, published posthumously. First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Librarian s Legal Companion for Licensing Information Resources and Services

Author: Tomas A. Lipinski
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9781555706104
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Legal expert Lipinski offers a definitive sourcebook for information licensing in libraries, including copyright and contract matters, general contract law concepts, developments in online and information contracting; and the advantages and disadvantages of licensing. Readers will find clear guidance on deciphering the legalese in agreements, advice on negotiating or countering provisions with library-friendly alternatives, and detailed explanations of specific licenses as well as a discussion of issues regarding online and information contracting.