Checklist


"Boring Organization Gets All The Points"

1. What law applies? 

2. Enforceability

     2.1 Offer and Acceptance 

     2.2 Consideration 

     2.3 Promissory Estoppel

3. What is the content of the deal? 

4. Was there a breach?

5. What are the Damages?

     5.1 Liquidated damages 

     5.2 Expectation 

     5.3 Reliance 

     5.4 Restitution

     5.5 Specific Performance 

6. Defenses?

     6.1  Statute of Limitations

     6.2  Statute of Frauds 

     6.3  Mitigation 

     6.4  Duress 

     6.5  Undue Influence 

     6.6  Unconscionability 

     6.7  Capacity

     6.8  Illegality 

     6.9  Impossibility

© Thomas D. Russell 2014