Interesting, clear, and applied, BUSINESS LAW TODAY: THE ESSENTIALS is your concise guide to the law and what it means in the business world--from contracts and secured transactions to warranties and government regulations. Easy to understand with an engaging writing style that is matched by vibrant visuals, BUSINESS LAW TODAY includes coverage of contemporary topics that impact not only the business world, but your life--from the USA Patriot Act's effect on constitutional rights to the national Do Not Call registry. Fascinating features and intriguing cases highlight the material's practicality. The text's companion website includes resources to help you study, such as sample answers to the end-of-chapter case problem features; videos clips for use with in-text video questions; Internet exercises; and interactive quizzes for every chapter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The doctrine of commercial impracticability does not provide relief from such events as ordinary price increases or easily predictable changes in the weather. ... For example, in one case, a court held that a contract could be discharged because a party would have to pay ten times ... to rescind a contract for the sale of land because of a potential problem with contaminated groundwater under the land.
|Title||:||Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today: The Essentials|
|Author||:||Roger Miller, Gaylord Jentz|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2007-09-26|