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Fall 2023
5409 Contracts- A2 - GUGGENBERGER- 10737

Professor(s): Nikolas Guggenberger (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: 1st Year - Section A 

Time: 1:00p-2:30p  MWTH  Location: 310 

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: (Face-to-Face)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis. After student registration opens, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through two weeks before the first day of classes for the term, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. For this instruction mode, instructors and students are expected to normally be physically present in the classroom. If the course has a final examination, it will be in a classroom requiring your physical presence. Other assessment, such as a mid term exam, may also be in a classroom. Whether this instructor will offer “remote presence” (starting a zoom meeting from the podium computer to enable student remote access on an occasional basis) for part or all of the semester is not known, but students should not rely on an expectation that remote presence will be available.

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 12/11/20231-5pm  102B    

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Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA: No

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Two required titles: (1) Problems in Contract Law: Cases and Materials, Tenth Edition, Knapp, Crystal, Prince, Hart, Silverstein, ISBN: 9781543856309. (2) Rules of Contract Law, 2019-2020, Knapp, Crystal, Prince, ISBN: 9781454894520. NOTE 7/10: The 2023-2024 Supplement will be available at time of class. HOWEVER this supplement is OPTIONAL to purchase (digital only).

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