Anson's Law of Contract by Jack BeatsonAnson's Law of Contract by Jack Beatson

Anson's Law of Contract

byJack Beatson, Andrew Burrows, John Cartwright

Paperback | June 18, 2016

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Popular amongst students and practitioners, Anson's Law of Contract is a well-established and well-respected classic of contract law. Written by three of the foremost experts in the field, it provides an authoritative account of the subject. Detailed, yet clear, the authors lead readers through extensive explanations and analyses of the key underlying principles of contract law.Thoroughly updated in this 30th edition to incorporate the most recent legislation and case law, including the Consumer Rights Act 2015, this definitive work is essential reading on contract law.
Sir Jack Beatson is A Lord Justice of Appeal, and sometime Rouse Ball Professor of English Law at the University of Cambridge, UK. Andrew Burrows is Barrister and Honorary Bencher of Middle Temple and Professor of the Law of England and Fellow at All Souls College, University of Oxford, UK. John Cartwright is Professor of the Law of Co...
Title:Anson's Law of ContractFormat:PaperbackDimensions:864 pagesPublished:June 18, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198734786

ISBN - 13:9780198734789

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Table of Contents

1. IntroductionPart 1: Formation of Contract2. The agreement3. Form4. Consideration and promissory estoppelPart 2: Contents of the Contract5. The terms of the contract6. Exemption clauses and unfair termsPart 3: Factors Tending to Defeat Contractual Liability7. Incapacity8. Mistake9. Misrepresentation and non-disclosure10. Duress, undue influence, and unconscionable bargains11. IllegalityPart 4: Performance and Discharge12. Performance13. Discharge by agreement14. Discharge by frustration15. Discharge by breach16. Discharge by operation of lawPart 5: Remedies for Breach of Contract17. Damages18. Specific remedies19. Restitutionary awards20. Limitation of actionsPart 6: Limits of the Contractual Obligation21. Third parties22. Assignment23. Agency

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"The most readable, comprehensive, and authoritative text on the Law of Contract in England." --Henry Mares, Fellow and Director of Studies in Law, Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge