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Spring 2022
5409 Contracts - BUSH- 15586

Professor(s): Darren Bush (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: 1st Year - Part-Time 

Time: M 6:00p-7:20p  W 6:00p-8:15p  Location:  

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: (Synchronous Online)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis. After student registration in November, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through Jan. 5th, 2022, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. Contrary to the UH information, some student materials may not be available online, such as an assigned casebook. A physical classroom may be assigned for this course to give students a location in the Law Center to join the virtual class sessions. If the course has a final examination, the final and any other assessment for the course, such as a mid term exam, will be conducted without the need to physically come to the Law Center, such as, for example, via the EBB portal as a take home exam or under remote proctoring.


First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/04 Take home      

This course will have:
Exam: Take-home Exam

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306: Prearranged

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials (11/2/2021 1:46:06 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).