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Pre-Existing Duty and UCC §2-209(1)

As we know, a Pre-Existing Duty cannot constitute consideration, with a few exceptions. When it comes to the Uniform Commercial Code, UCC §2-209(1), the rules are a bit different in regards to pre-existing duty as it relates to consideration. 142 more words

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Pre-Existing Duty (in a Nutshell)

The Pre-Existing Duty Rule essentially means that if you are already obligated to do something for a certain agreed upon amount, you cannot increase that amount just because you want more money. 234 more words

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Criminal Trial Process - Complete Defense

Complete or absolute defenses are used to justify the defendant’s actions and, if successfully proven, will result in charges being dropped or, of the defense is defense is presented during a trial, an acquittal. 38 more words

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NEW! ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chicago Tribune; LA Times; WaPo

NOW Available!!!

In addition to the NYT (1851-2013) and the WSJ (1889-2000) (which we’ve subscribed for years) Ithaca College Library now has access to the following ProQuest historical newspapers: 51 more words

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Nigerian Law School - Yenagoa Campus

Hey Guys!

Guess who is in Law School? Yours Truly. I am scared as hell.

I never applied for Bayelsa, Yenagoa campus. My roomate never applied for Bayelsa but got it too. 622 more words

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