Contract Law

Contract Law

Course Number: LAW X437.1

3 units

This 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
  • to understand the ethical implications of drafting and forming contracts

You will also explore problems encountered in contract performance, including discharge of performance and resulting damages, and remedies for breach of contract.

MCLE: 16 hours


Available Sections

Starting Jan 9


Starting Jan 9

Course Fees

$445 Early Bird Discount ends on Jan 3
$495 after Jan 3


Elizabeth Lossing [ bio ]

close [x] Elizabeth A. Lossing, J.D., Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Trustees Program, Riverside


Wed 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Jan 9 - Mar 13, 2019

10 Meetings


UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:



"Basic Contract Law for Paralegals"
Jeffrey Helewitz
ISBN: 9781454896289


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Available Sections


Section No.: 183CPL003

Dates: Jan 9 - Mar 13, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Instructor: Elizabeth Lossing

Textbook: Mandatory
"Basic Contract Law for Paralegals"
Jeffrey Helewitz
ISBN: 9781454896289

Location: UCR Extension Center

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