Understanding Contract Law a practical guide

A straightforward understanding of contract law, written for the non-lawyer reader.

Select a format

ISBN/ISSN: 9780409344141
Release Date: November 01, 2016
In Stock
AUD$ 114.00
ISBN/ISSN: 9780409344158
Release Date: November 01, 2016
AUD$ 114.00

Product description

Understanding Contract Law – a practical guide is an introductory-level text designed for students in disciples such as business or construction who need to understand contract law. It provides a concise overview of the Australian contract law system and illustrates how legal principles are applied in transactions. The authors present an authoritative but practical and readable text with no assumed knowledge of law.


  • Includes practical information on contract administration
  • No assumed knowledge of law
  • Strong pedagogy to assist learning

Related Titles

Butler, LexisNexis Questions & Answers – Contract Law, 5th ed, 2014
Coggins, Davie, Earls & Evans, Understanding Construction Law, 2016
Mellick & Newlyn, LexisNexis Study Guide – Contract Law, 2015
Viglianti, Understanding Real Property Law, 2015


Featured Authors

Table of contents

  1. The law in Australia

  2. Contract formation

  3. Is a contract legally binding?

  4. Contents of a contract

  5. Is there genuine agreement?

  6. Statutory regulation of contracts

  7. Termination of a contract

  8. Remedies

  9. Alternative Dispute Resolution