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Fall 2021
5409 Contracts - BUSH- 14085

Professor(s): Darren Bush (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: 1st Year - Section A 

Time: 9:00a-10:30a  MWTH  Location: 144  TUII

Course Outline: This course examines legally enforceable promises. The topics include contract formation, contract interpretation, the performance of contractual obligations, defenses to breaches of contract, and remedies.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   Whether this course will be distance education, or will have a physical room assigned, and if so the extent to which the instructor might use the room during the semester, is not determined at the time when registration initially opens for this course.  You may see contrary indications in the UH systems where you actually register for the course.  In other words, this course might be distance education with no use of a physical classroom. It might be the “HyFlex” mode in which some Law Center courses used a physical room during 2020-21. As we get closer to the start of the term/semester for this course, this course note will be updated as decisions are determined. The instructors will be involved in those decisions, but decisions about modalities may not be invariant throughout the term/semester or between now and when the course starts.

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 12/15 9am-1pm  144 TU2  111 TU2  

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Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials (7/22/2021 12:47:05 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Required books (2): PROBLEMS IN CONTRACT LAW: CASES AND MATERIALS (8TH ED.) by Knapp, Crystal and Prince (ISBN: 9781454868224); Rules of Contract Law 2019-2020 Statutory Supplement, by Knapp, Crystal, Prince (ISBN: 9781454894520). Professor NOT using updated editions of any titles this semester. PER PROFESSOR: Students do NOT need the access code (casebook) for this course.

This course does not require use of the access code for "Casebook Connect" (it is not utilized by the Professor). Copies of the 8th edition without the access code can be found on sites such as Amazon (both bound and loose leaf); all editions found on the publisher's website are sold bundled with the access code (not optional).