1. Contract Law Course

Contract Law Course

Contract Law (Intro)

What is a “Contract”?

What are the sources of contract law?

What is a “unilateral contract” vs. a “bilateral contract”?

What is an “express contract” vs. an “implied contract”?

What is an “enforceable contract” vs. a “valid contract”?

What is a “void contract” vs. a “voidable contract”?

What are the requirements to form a Contract (Offer, Acceptance, Consideration)?

What is an “Offer”?

When does an offer to contact terminate?

What is acceptance of an Offer?

What is Consideration?

What is “mental capacity” to contract?

What is the requirement of a “lawful purpose”?

What are common types of “voidable contract”?

When is a contract required to be in writing – Statute of Frauds?

What type of writing satisfies the statute of frauds?

Exceptions to the Statute of Fraud

Who are third-party beneficiaries to a contract?

What is “assignment” and “delegation” of a contract?

When is a party’s “duty of performance”?

What is an “executed contract” vs an “executory contract”?

What is “Performance”, “Substantial Performance”, and “Breach” of a contract?

What is performance of a “Divisible Contract”?

When is a party’s duty of performance discharged?

What are conditions to Contract (Precedent & Subsequent)?

What is “tendering performance” of a contract?

What are “Impossibility” and “Impracticability”

What is a”Frustration of Purpose”?

Waiver or Release from Contract

What is a Breach of Contract?

What methods exist for resolving a breach?

What remedies exist for a breach of contract?

What is “efficient breach”?

What rules does a court follow in interpreting a contract?

What is the “Parole Evidence Rule”?

What is a “complete integration” vs a “partial integration”?

Exceptions to the Parol Evidence Rule

Patent and Latent Ambiguity in a Contract