Chapter 6

Coversheet 6 coversheet

PowerPoints (Lectures are also on !shared drive) 6_1 Lecture Series with notes and 6_2 Lecture Series with notes

Student workbook pages (SWB) 6 SWB chapter 6

Student Notes 6 notes

Student Resources 6 resources

Chapter Summary Form

Textbook (chapter 4, 5, 6) Textbook unit 2 chapter 4_5_6


Examples of:

6.1 What you’ll learn:

  • Explain how and when contracts can be discharged
  • Analyze the concept of performance
  • Describe the rules that apply to transfers of rights and duties.
  • Understand the difference between delegation and assignment.

Knowing when a contract ends is crucial for determining when the rights and duties of the parties terminate

6.2 What you’ll learn:

  • Differentiate among the ways contracts can be undermined (fraud, non-disclosure, misrepresentation, mistake, duress, and undue influence)
  • Explain what remedies are available when contract is not fulfilled.

Knowing the consequences of a breach of contract can help you prepare for the loss that follows and for deciding on possible recourse.