Essentials of Contract Law

Author: Phyllis H. Frey,Martin A. Frey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766821453

Category: Law

Page: 303

View: 6619


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.

Essentials of Contract Law

Author: Martin A. Frey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305544803

Category: Law

Page: 384

View: 7736


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 Cutting through excess verbiage and outdated doctrine, the book develops each rule of law by presenting theory, illustrating it with an example, and providing a problem to give readers hands-on practice.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.

Essentials of Contract Law for Construction Students and Professionals

Author: Wazir Khan

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 9781731533432


Page: 156

View: 5395


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.

Essential Contract Law

Author: Geoff Monahan

Publisher: Routledge Cavendish

ISBN: 1876905018

Category: Law

Page: 170

View: 8239


This book provides a clear and concise guide to the key elements of contract law. It is a helpful revision aid for the law student, studying primarily at undergraduate level, but will also be helpful to any student studying law as part of their course.

Scottish Contract Law Essentials

Author: Tikus Little

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN: 1474405924

Category: Law

Page: 160

View: 6844


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.

Essentials of Employment Law

Author: David Lewis,Malcolm Sargeant

Publisher: CIPD Publishing

ISBN: 9781843980018

Category: Labor laws and legislation

Page: 280

View: 4371


Lewis has updated his widely recommended text to take full account of all legislative changes that have come into effect since publication of the previous edition.

Essential Principles of Contract and Sales Law in the Northern Pacific

Federated States of Micronesia, the Republics of Palau and the Marshall Islands, and the United States Territories

Author: Daniel Ryan

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595360203

Category: Law

Page: 472

View: 4945


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.

Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of Business Law

Author: Jeffrey F. Beatty,Susan S. Samuelson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133170838

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1040

View: 6162


A cost-effective alternative to traditional Business Law texts, ESSENTIALS OF BUSINESS LAW, 4TH Edition delivers in-depth coverage of the core topics, especially contracts, in a concise, paperback format. Beatty and Samuelson deliver the material in their hallmark accessible style with story-telling, cases, and business applications that grab student interest. Fostering active learning throughout the text, the authors teach by example, and show students how to think through issues from a lawyer's perspective. No other text puts concepts into practice so effectively while teaching students why business law matters to their future careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essentials of Law for Health Professionals

Author: Kim Forrester,Debra Griffiths

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0729579158

Category: Medical

Page: 400

View: 3833


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.

Construction Contract Law

The Essentials

Author: John Adriaanse

Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN: 9780230230446

Category: Construction contracts

Page: 440

View: 1362


Covering the essentials of the subject, including how the law has developed, the reasoning behind key contract clauses and how contract law is applied in practice, this is an invaluable guide for students at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Thoroughly updated, it now includes amendments to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act.