Contract Law in Scotland

Fourth Edition

By Hector L. MacQueen, Joe Thomson

Contract Law in Scotland provides a comprehensive and coherent introduction to the principles of the Scots law of contract and provides the reader with a clear analysis of this difficult area of the law. This practical text:Illustrates the different types of contractual situations and examines the formation, performance and enforcement of contracts; Includes examples of typical contract clauses and treats remedies in detail; Is set in a comparative context and discusses the problems of cross-border and international contracts; Explains the underlying principles of contract law;Is written in a clear, well structured style and uses diagrams to illustrate complex situations.Contents: 1 Introduction; 2 Creation of voluntary obligations: contract, promise and third party rights; 3 Contents, effects and performance; 4 Getting out of the contract; 5 Breach of contract and self-help remedies; 6 Breach of contract and judicial remedies; 7 Illegal contracts and judicial control of unfair contract terms. Contract Law in Scotland is an indispensable text for all students of contract law, and is a practical reference source for legal practitioners.

Publication Date: 10/6/2016
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781784513160

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