Silicon Valley Business School

Contracts: Introduction
Free Extracts from the Contracts Course
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  • Video ~ Contracts -- Introduction & History
The history and source of the Contract law in the United States.

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  • Video ~ What is a contract?

In this article, you will find answers to the following questions, among others: What is a contract? What laws govern contracts? How are contracts enforced?

This article opines that if the parties to a contract take the time to make their intentions and expectations clear to each other from the start, most contract disputes could be avoided.

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