LAWCOMM 440 - Guarantees and Indemnities
Credit points: 10 points
Offered: Summer School (commencing Tues 24 Jan and ending Wed 15 Feb 2017)
Contact hours: Lectures – 3 hours per week
Course Coordinator: Michael Lenihan
Prerequisites: LAW 201, 211, 231, 241
The course covers the law of guarantees and indemnities. The focus is mainly on guarantees, but indemnities will be briefly covered as well.
The formal requirements for guarantees, contractual requirements, vitiating factors, discharge or revocation of the guarantee, rights of the guarantor, and contribution.
1 hour in-class multiple-choice test (20%)
2 hour closed-book exam (80%)