Koffman & Macdonald’s Law of Contract provides a clear, academically rigorous, account of the contract law which is written in a style which makes it highly accessible to ...
Koffman & Macdonald’s Law of Contract
provides a clear, academically rigorous, account of the contract law which is written in a style which makes it highly accessible to university students new to legal study. It works from extensive consideration of the significant cases, to provide students with a firm grounding in the way the common law functions. There are chapters on formation, certainty, consideration, promissory estoppel, intention to create legal relations, express and implied terms, classification of terms, the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977, Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts, mistake, misrepresentation, duress and undue influence, illegality, unconscionability, privity, performance and breach, frustration, damages, and specific enforcement, as well as companion website chapters on capacity and an outline of the law of restitution. Many new cases and legislative developments are covered in the eighth edition, such as OFT v Ashbourne Management Services Ltd, Aziz v Caixa d’Esalvis de Catahunya, Progress Bulk Carriers Ltd v Tube City IMS LLC (The CenkKaptanoglu), John Grimes Partnership v Gubbins, RTS Flexible Systems Limited v Molkerei Alois Muller Gmbh & Co KG, Eminence Property Developments Ltd v Heaney, Isabella Shipowner SA v Shagang Shipping Co Ltd, Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines v Steamship Mutual Underwriting Association (Bermuda) Ltd, Olympic Airlines SA (in Special Liquidation) v ACG Acquisition XX LLC, Proactive Sports Management Ltd v Rooney,
Law Commission Final Report (No 320) on The Illegality Defence
, draft Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading (Amendment) Regulations, and the draft Consumer Rights Bill.Less