Law of contract: Discharge of contract including breach of contract, performance and frustration

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3.10 Discharge of contract including breach of contract, performance and frustration 

 

  •  Discharge by agreement: bilateral agreements, unilateral agreements 
  •  Discharge by breach: actual breach, anticipatory breach 
  •  Discharge by frustration: impossibility, illegality, commercial, radical change in circumstances
  •  Discharge by performance: including performance of an entire obligation, partial performance, the contract as a series of entire obligations, a substantial performance of obligations, failure to meet a strict standard of performance and failure to meet a reasonable standard of care 
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AS Unit 1 The Nature of Law and the Welsh and English Legal Systems

AS Unit 2 The Law of Tort

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