Chapter

General Introduction

G. H. Treitel

in Remedies for Breach of Contract

Published in print October 1988 | ISBN: 9780198255000
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191681554 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198255000.003.0001
General Introduction

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This introductory chapter begins with a description of the courses of action open to a party who is aggrieved by the other party's failure to perform a contract. It then discusses judicial remedies and self-help, criminal and civil remedies, penalties in civil actions, declarations, and administrative remedies.

Keywords: breach of contract; judicial remedies; penalties; criminal remedies; civil remedies; civil actions; declarations; administrative remedies

Chapter.  2956 words. 

Subjects: Civil Law

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