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Study Guides for Law Student Success
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Introduction to remedies -- Equity and nonmonetary remedies -- Principles of damages -- Restitution -- Harms to interests in tangible property -- Interference with economic rights -- Invasion of civil rights and dignitary interests -- Personal injury and death -- Fraud and misrepresentation -- Duress, undue influence, and unconscionable conduct -- Mistake in contracting and gift transactions -- Remedies for breach of contract -- Unenforceable contracts and restitution
Publication Date: April 8th, 2016
Series: Gilbert Law Summaries
Description: The topics covered in this outline include damages, equitable remedies (including injunctions and specific performance), restitution, injuries to tangible property interests, and injuries to business and commercial interests (including business torts, inducing breach of contract, patent infringement, unfair competition, and trade defamation). Also discussed are injuries to personal dignity and related interests (including defamation, privacy, religious status, and civil and political rights), personal injury and death, fraud, duress, undue influence, unconscionable conduct, mistake, breach of contract, and unenforceable contracts, including statute of frauds, impossibility, lack of contractual capacity, and illegality.
Publication Date: November 9th, 2017
Type: Hornbook Treatises
Description: This definitive treatise explains available remedies across a wide range of public and private causes of action—from torts to intellectual property, contracts to fiduciary breaches, and civil rights to nuisance. Topics include compensatory damages for tangible and intangible harms, punitive damages, unjust enrichment and restitution, equitable remedies, and much more. This single-volume text unpacks major developments of the last twenty-five years for the law of remedies in the United States with citations to hundreds of cases, articles, and statutes. It incorporates key advancements from the Restatement (Third) of Restitution and Unjust Enrichment, the Restatement (Third) of Torts, and significant updates in the law of injunctions, punitive damages, and beyond.
Publication Date: September 15th, 2017
Description: This Nutshell explains what remedies are and their history. Examines the basic rules for legal and equitable remedies, injunctions, damages, restitution, rescission, reformation, and specific performance. Explains how remedies are used for injuries to realty, personal property and money, personal interests, misrepresentation, mistake, duress, and breach of contract. Also addresses restitution for unenforceable contracts.
Lesson subjects include:
Adjustments for Present Value and Future Inflation
Compensatory Damages: Terminologies and Basic Concepts
Damages for Harms to Interest in Use and Enjoyment
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