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U.S. Contract Law (LAWS 4903)

Course Info

The subject matter and coverage of this course is approximately the same as the subject matter and coverage of first-year Contracts—the formation of a contract; problems of offer and acceptance; consideration; the question of contract breach; damages and remedies for a breach—as abbreviated and modified to reflect that it (a) is limited to foreign students who are candidates for the LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies and (b) consists of 3 (not 5) credit hours.


Prof. Jack Turner

Prof. Jack Turner is an Associate Professor of Law and the Director of the International LLM Program at Case Western Reserve University. He teaches Contract Law and U.S. Legal Writing and Research. He also directs the Summer Language and Law Institute from incoming LLM students and foreign legal professionals.


The syllabus for your course is available on Canvas.


Study Aids

These study aids are available online.  Please click the hyperlinked title to view them. For instructions on how to use the specific platforms, including troubleshooting, please view the  Study Aids Research Guide.


Computer-Aided Legal Instruction (CALI) requires an authorization code to use. If you do not have a CALI account, please contact Kieran Layton or the reference desk for assistance.

CALI (Computer Assisted Legal Instruction) Contracts lessons


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Quimbee Contract Law materials

Audio Guides

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