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 Limit

4

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Course required for

1L
JD

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Annually
Fall
Part Time
Every Other Year
Fall

Effective Since

Summer
1980

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Lecture/Discussion (LED)

Major Restrictions

Law