Law School Discussion

Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.

Messages - jellybean00

Pages: 1 [2]
General Board / Re: 12b6, summary judgment, directed verdict and JNOV
« on: December 10, 2008, 06:20:37 PM »
thanks for the explanatioN! i just revised my question though - if you can help on the last 2 would you mind doing so? thanks so much!

General Board / 12b6, summary judgment, directed verdict and JNOV
« on: December 10, 2008, 06:16:51 PM »
I'm confused between all of these. they all seem the same!!  can someone succinctly differentiate them?

General Board / any links on civ pro?
« on: December 10, 2008, 05:06:55 PM »
are there any links to good review discussions on civ pro on this website? 

General Board / place of incorporation vs. principal place of business?
« on: December 10, 2008, 12:05:42 PM »
can someone please explain the difference between these two in determining where a corporation's state citizenship is?

Studying and Exam Taking / hill v gateway 2000
« on: December 08, 2008, 10:14:46 AM »
does anyone have a short and sweet summary of the court's rationale in deciding this case? 

aside from exceptions like promissory estoppel and material benefit rule... what exactly are the NECESSARY components of a traditional contract?

just consideration?

meeting of the minds + consideration?

consideration + offer and acceptance?

i feel like every time i read another case or chapter, the requirements of a contract are defined in a slightly different way.

i'm so confused.

Studying and Exam Taking / Contracts: UCC and Restatement v. Common Law?
« on: December 07, 2008, 09:31:47 AM »
Can someone clarify when I'm supposed to apply which law on a contracts exam? I know UCC --> goods, Restatement --> services.... is common law grouped with the restatement or does it apply to everything else?  When I want to cite cases, is that only useful for non-goods and stuff that would fall under the Restatement?

Pages: 1 [2]