Basic Contract Law for Paralegals

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Aspen Law & Business, 1997 - Law - 409 pages
The book facilitates effective teaching and learning through: - a quick, simple, and straightforward introduction to all the basics of contracts law, specifically designed for paralegal students- comprehensive coverage of key topics, as well as a chapter on drafting simple contracts- clearly written text and lively examples that help students understand the law- well-crafted pedagogy -- chapter overviews, highlighted examples, key terms, review questions, sample clauses for analysis, edited cases, chapter summaries, and exercises at the end of each chapter- an ideal length for shorter coursesText is totally up to date: - new section on UCC 2A covering leases of personal property- all new case summaries for the new millennium -- all cases have been decided since 2000- additional new cases in the supplemental cases appendix- completely updated appendix of sample contracts, with additional samples in the Instructor's Manual

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About the author (1997)

Jeffrey A. Helewitz received his J.D. and LL.M. in International Business and Trade from Georgetown University Law Center and an M.B.A. in Finance from New York University. He has worked for the National Office of the Internal Revenue Service and was in private practice for several years. Currently, Mr. Helewitz is a Court Attorney for a Civil Court Judge in New York. Mr. Helewitz is the author of twenty texts designed for paralegals and lawyers, as well as numerous articles. He has taught law at both C.U.N.Y. School of Law and Touro College Law Center, and is an active C.L.E. lecturer.

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