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Vol 22 No 11 Nov/Dec 2017

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The Law of Contract Damages

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Law of Contract 13th ed isbn 9781292176109

Law of Contract 12th ed (MyLawChamber)

ISBN13: 9781292063829
New Edition ISBN: 9781292176109
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781447923220
Published: May 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback + Online Access
Price: Out of print

This package includes a physical copy of Law of Contract, 12e by Richards as well as access to the eText and MyLawChamber.

Law of Contract part of the Foundations Series, offers a comprehensive, clear and straightforward account of the law ideal for LLB and GDL students. MyLawChamber is a complete online teaching and learning platform designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts, and by providing educators with a robust set of tools for easily gauging and addressing the performance of students.

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Contract Law
Guided tour
Table of cases
Table of statutes

Part 1 The formation of a contract
Chapter 1 The evolution and definition of the modern contract
Chapter 2 The fact of agreement
Chapter 3 Consideration
Chapter 4 Intention to create legal relations
Chapter 5 Capacity
Chapter 6 Formalities

Part 2 The contents of the contract
Chapter 7 The terms of the contract
Chapter 8 Exemption clauses '

Part 3 Factors that vitiate a contract
Chapter 9 Misrepresentation
Chapter 10 Mistake
Chapter 11 Duress, undue influence and inequality of bargaining power
Chapter 12 Illegality

Part 4 Discharge of contracts
Chapter 13 Discharge by performance and breach
Chapter 14 Discharge by agreement
Chapter 15 Discharge by frustration

Part 5 Remedies for breach of contract
Chapter 16 The common law remedy of damages
Chapter 17 Equitable remedies and limitation of actions
Chapter 18 Quasi-contract and the law of restitution

Part 6 The rights and liabilities of third parties to the contract
Chapter 19 Privity of contract
Chapter 20 Agency
Chapter 21 Assignment of contractual rights