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On the design of contracts and remedies for breach

Steven Shavell

On the design of contracts and remedies for breach

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Published by Law and Economics Programme, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Contracts -- Interpretation and construction,
  • Breach of contract

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Steven Shavell.
    SeriesLaw and economics workshop series -- no. WSIII-6
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK 877 S53 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17383923M

    The courts in Georgia hold that a breach is material when it is “so substantial and fundamental as to defeat the object of the contract,” and “to trigger the right to [terminate], the act failed to be performed must go to the root of the contract. A breach which is incidental and subordinate to the main purpose of the contract does not.


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