509
LAW
Contracts I

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Law of private agreements. Explores the evolution and application of common law doctrines, and, where applicable, relevant provisions of the Uniform Commercial Code. Examines the bases of promissory liability, contract formation, mutual assent, defenses to enforcement, excuses, remedies and damages, and the rights and interests of third parties. Attention will be paid throughout the course to the role of contracts in a market society and the conflicting interests of certainty, freedom of contract and fairness.

Credit(s) for this CRN

3

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Course required for

1L
JD

Textbooks

PROBLEMS IN CONTRACT LAW
Author: Knapp, Crystal, Prince
Edition: 7th
ISBN: 9780735598225
This book is required.
Year Published: 2012
Publisher: Aspen
CONTRACT LAW: SELECTED SOURCE MATERIALS
Author: ; Burton and Eisenberg
ISBN: 9780314288455
This book is required.
Year Published: 2013
Publisher: West
Comments: Updated 6/25/2013: The required text is the 2013 edition, not 2012.
CONTRACTS
Author: Farnsworth
Edition: 4th
ISBN: 9780735545403
This book is optional.
Year Published: 2004
Publisher: Aspen Law & Business

Exam Information

Closed Book Final Exam on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 8:00am - 11:00am in Classroom 2

Instructor(s)

Office Hours

By Appointment

Support Specialist

Julie Suenaga

Class Schedule

Tu
10:00am - 11:15am
Th
10:00am - 11:15am

Dates

August 26, 2013 to December 20, 2013

Classroom

Classroom 3

Course Reference Number

71823