Contract Law Made Easy, September 2017 is a good understanding of why contract law is essential for every business and organisation wanting to deal effectively and safely with others. When it comes to contracts there are many potential pitfalls. Is the contract you are considering entering into enforceable? How do you resolve misunderstandings? Are there any hidden traps? If you want the answers to these questions, and many others, this book is an indispensable resource.
Contract Law Made Easy sets out the practical essentials of contract law in New Zealand to help you avoid potential legal issues. Both the common law as well as key contract legislation is summarised, including the Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017 which came into effect on 1 September 2017. A number of key commercial statutes were repealed and consolidated within the new Act.
By improving understanding, Contract Law Made Easy assists businesses to comply with their legal obligations.
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Table of contents
What is required to form a contract?
Types of contract
Privity of contract
Entering into contracts
False representations, deceptive and misleading conduct
Unfair contract terms
Duration of contract
Term of contract
Cheques in full and final settlement
Consequences of breach
Executing, varying and transferring contracts