Law of Contracts

The seminar on Contracts will cover such basic tenets as formation of contracts, elements of a valid contract, quasi-contracts, issues and problems regarding contracts such as the Statute of Frauds, parol evidence, mistake, reliance and the like. There will be discussions on the construction of contracts (express and implied), constructive conditions, failure of performance, as well as third party rights, breach of contract and remedies therefore, damages arising from the breach, curing of default and a host of other issues, time permitting. The understanding of the basic notions of contract law is indispensable for anyone wishing to practice law in today's global market.