Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Commercial law & contracts
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
1989-03-01
Carswell

Damages for Breach of Contract, 2nd Edition (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

This manual, designed for working practitioners, thoroughly examines the principles of law applicable to the remedy of damages for breach of contract. The authors take the reader through every step in the process, clearly setting out the various types of damages, including liquidated damages, punitive damages, damages for mental distress, aggravated damages, and nominal damages. The service also provides updated precedents for the most common claims.

Topics covered include

  • compensation for pecuniary loss
  • measuring damages
  • loss of chance
  • compensation for non-pecuniary loss
  • nominal damages
  • liquidated damages
  • remoteness of damages
  • mitigation of damages
  • class actions for damages for breach of contract
Carswell

Damages for Breach of Contract, 2nd Edition (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Description

This manual, designed for working practitioners, thoroughly examines the principles of law applicable to the remedy of damages for breach of contract. The authors take the reader through every step in the process, clearly setting out the various types of damages, including liquidated damages, punitive damages, damages for mental distress, aggravated damages, and nominal damages. The service also provides updated precedents for the most common claims.

Topics covered include

  • compensation for pecuniary loss
  • measuring damages
  • loss of chance
  • compensation for non-pecuniary loss
  • nominal damages
  • liquidated damages
  • remoteness of damages
  • mitigation of damages
  • class actions for damages for breach of contract