Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 June 2018

544 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198807827

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O'Sullivan & Hilliard's The Law of Contract

Eighth Edition

Janet O'Sullivan

Core Texts Series

  • A clear account of the key principles to give students a sound understanding of contract law
  • Concise, user-friendly size and length make this an ideal student text
  • Examples, questions, and summaries throughout enable students to stretch and consolidate their understanding
  • Accompanying online resources include guidance on questions, two additional chapters, author video discussion of key cases, and web links for students to take their research further

New to this Edition:

  • Coverage of new and developments in important cases including: Blue v Ashley (2017) - Offer and acceptance; MWB v Rock (2016) - Consideration and estoppel; Marks & Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Co (2015) - Terms of the contract; MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co SA v Cottonex Anstalt (2016) - Discharge of a contract for breach
  • Further privity case examples to contextualize the abstract concepts discussed

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