About the Course

Examines the law relating to formation of contracts; the statute of frauds; third-party beneficiary contracts; assignment of rights and delegation of duties; liability for breach of contract, including the law of conditions and discharge; and the impact of the Uniform Commercial Code on traditional contract theory. You will learn: the basic elements of contract formation, the basic rights and obligations of non-parties, how to draft contract provisions, and to understand the ethical implications of drafting and forming contracts. You also explore problems encountered in contract performance, including discharge of performance and resulting damages, and remedies for breach of contract.

Jul 02 - Sep 03, 2024

Est. Tuition:
Learning Format:
Online Course with Live Sessions
10 weeks

Estimated Tuition



Online Webcast


  • Jacqueline D. James, J.D.


Tue. 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., PT, Jul. 2 - Sep. 3 (10 live-sessions)


Title: Basic Contract Law for Paralegals, 10th Edition
Author: Jeffrey Helewitz
ISBN: Connected eBook ISBN: 9781543839531

Additional information

Textbook Source: vitalsource.com Enroll before May 28, 2024, and save 15% on tuition fees. Apply discount code SUMM15.