Basic Contract Law for Paralegals
This #1 best-selling contracts book for paralegals continues to provide the paralegal student with a quick, simple, and straightforward introduction to the law of contracts.
The book begins with an Overview of Contracts, followed by chapters on the Basic Concepts of Offer, Acceptance, and Consideration. It then continues with chapters on Legality of Subject Matter and Contractual Capacity, Contractual Intent, Contract Provisions, the Uniform Commercial Code, Third Party Contracts, Discharge of Obligations, Remedies, and a final chapter on Drafting Simple Contracts. Appendices of Sample Contracts and Supplemental Cases and a Glossary complete the text.
-- brief textual explanations and lively examples illuminate the basic concepts of contract law and the practical skills paralegals must use in practice
-- the book's focused approach and manageable length make it highly accessible for both students and instructors
-- an emphasis on the impact of the Uniform Commercial Code throughout the text
-- a well-crafted pedagogy includes:
Included in the Third Edition:
-- more UCC materials throughout the text, especially in the areas of contract formation and operation making the content understandable and practical
-- updated cases and examples throughout the book
-- a revised Instructor's Manual with Test Bank,also available on disk
-- new PowerPoint slides complete this thorough teaching package