MacQueen and Thomson on Contract Law in Scotland, Paperback / softback Book

MacQueen and Thomson on Contract Law in Scotland Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

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Provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles of the Scots law of contract and provides the reader with a clear analysis of this difficult area of the law. This practical text:- Illustrates the different types of contractual situations and examines the formation, performance and enforcement of contracts; - Includes examples of typical contract clauses and treats remedies in detail; - Is set in a comparative context and discusses the problems of cross-border and international contracts; - Explains the underlying principles of contract law;- Is written in a clear, well structured style and uses diagrams to illustrate complex situations. The fifth edition covers key Supreme Court cases including Cavendish Square Holding BV v Tala El Makdessi and ParkingEye Limited v Beavis regarding penalty clauses.

It also includes a new chapter on capacity to make a contract ie 'Who can make a Contract?'