Contract Formation; Restitution (Unjust Enrichment); Statute of Frauds: Contract Interpretation; Contract Modification; Defenses; Remedies; Performance; Third-Party Beneficiaries; Assignment of Rights and Delegation of Duties: Events That Excuse Performance; Discharge.
Explaining the basic principles of contract law, this text highlights key cases and statutes. Nutshells are designed as revision aids for those studying law, and include topics favoured by examiners as well as model questions and answers.
This book presents the key principles of contract law in a clear, and straightforward language. It explains basic principles and highlights key cases and statutes. It focuses on those topics favored by examiners, and provides an essential revision aid for all students of contract law.
'Nutshells' are a series of books designed to present the essentials of law in clear, straightforward language. This book covers commercial law and includes details on agency, sale of goods, supply of goods, international contracts, negotiable instruments, security interests and personal insolvency.
The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) System; Improper Practices and Conflicts of Interest; Competition Requirements; Make or Buy; Contractor Qualifications; Market Research; Commercial Items; Simplified Procedures; Sealed Bidding; Negotiation; Types of Contracts; Special Methods; Small Business; Labor Laws; Environment; Privacy and Freedom of Information; Foreign Acquisition; Patents and Copyrights; Bonds and Insurance; Taxes; Cost Accounting Standards; Contract Cost Principles; Financing; Protest and Disputes; Major Systems; Research and Development; Construction and A-E Contracts; Service Contracting; Federal Supply; Utilities; Modifications; Subcontracting; Government Property; Quality Assurance; Transportation; Value Engineering; Termination; Extraordinary Actions; Government Sources; Clauses and Forms.
The world of Internet law is constantly changing and is difficult to follow, even for those for whom doing so is a full-time job. This updated, everything-you-need-to-know reference removes the uncertainty. • Explains complex legal and technical concepts clearly and understandably through entries that range from 500 to 5,000 words • Covers a wide range of topics, including censorship, copyright, domain name disputes, file-sharing, hacking, patents, spam, malware, international law, tax issues, trademarks, and viruses • Features an introductory guide to the U.S. legal system, including how to find, read, and understand sources of law • Includes cases, statutes, and international treaties relevant to the law of information technology and the Internet