Contract Law


For this assessment, complete the following:

Research federal and state court cases pertaining to the topic of contract law. Select one court case and write an analysis that addresses the


Articulate the importance, context, purpose, and relevance of law in a business environment:
Identify the parties who are before the court.
Provide a brief background to problem. Summarize the facts in no more than 2–3 paragraphs.
Identify the specific disagreement between the parties.
Explain the ruling of the court in no more than 1–2 paragraphs.
Evaluate key judicial concepts that influence the decisions related to business:
Was there a dissenting opinion? If so, explain why some of the judges or justices disagreed with the majority in the decision.
Do you agree with the court’s decision? Why or why not?


When writing the paper, the following criteria should be answered/completed:
-Summarizes the importance, context, purpose, and relevance of law in a business environment and presents the facts of the case to illustrate the

context, purpose, and relevance.
-Evaluates the role of contracts in commercial transactions, provides examples, and cites dissenting arguments and reasons for dissent
-Exhibits information literacy skills as applied to business law, and supports statements with legal research from credible legal research databases

and online resources.