Contract Law Case Study Essay
Assignment Topic Due Date: Friday, noon, of week 8
Semester Two 2012
word count:1470 words
1.in this situation, first we need to identify if there is a legal binding contract, a contract is a agreement which the law will enforce, a contract is a part of common law, common law is also called custom law, it is made by the judge to protect the community against the crimes, when an issue goes to court and there is no statue law that covers it, a judge will hear the case and issue a verdict. the record of this verdict becomes a precedent so that when similar cases arise, other judges may take into account the penalty previously issues. previous judgements therefore form the basis for common law. it is case laws …show more content…
so it comes to conclusion that Malcolm can sue Georgia for breach of contract, for making a misrepresentation.
breaches of contract are normally remedied by an award of 'damages' -an amount of money that is paid as compensation
Malcolm could seek redress under both negligent and fraudulent