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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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Law for Business Students 9th ed (MyLawChamber)

ISBN13: 9781292088990
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback + Online Access
Price: Publication Abandoned

Commercial Law
Part 1: Introduction: getting started
1. Study skills
2. The nature of law
3. How the law is made
4. Resolving legal disputes

Part 2: Law of contract, agency and sale of goods
5. The law of contract: offer and acceptance
6. The law of contract: consideration, intention and privity
7. The terms of the contract at Common Law
8. Statutory Terms in contracts for sale of goods and services
9. Defects in the contract: misrepresentation, mistake, duress and undue influence
10. More defects: illegality and incapacity
11. Discharge of the contract and remedies for breach
12. The law of agency

Part 3: The law of tort
13. Tort liability for defective goods
14. Tort liability for defective services
15. Tort liability for premises

Part 4: Elements of employment law
16. Rights at work: the contract of employment and health and safety at work
17. Rights at work: protection against discrimination
18. Rights at work: protection against dismissal and redundancy

Part 5: Introduction to company law
19. Business organisation
20. Forming a registered company
21. Running the company: raising and maintaining capital
22. Daily management of the company: functions of directors, secretary and auditors
23. Company meetings and shareholder participation

Part 6: General principles of intellectual property law
24. Statutory intellectual property protection: copyright, designs, patents and trade marks
25. Common law protection of intellectual property: passing off, malicious falsehood and breach of confidence

Appendix 1: Additional resources
Appendix 2: Worth thinking about? and quiz solutions