LexisNexis Practice Guide: Illinois Contract Litigation
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LexisNexis Practice Guide: Illinois Contract Litigation provides practical, step-by-step guidance on all phases of contract litigation in Illinois.
Key features and benefits include:
• Advice on navigating the complexities of Illinois contract litigation from both a procedural and substantive law perspective.
• Analysis of potential causes of actions, remedies, and defenses for a contract claim.
• Guidance on litigating a contract case by identifying the essential elements and setting them out in a comprehensive yet easy to understand way.
• Presentation of insights from Illinois experts through strategic points, warnings, and other types of practice tips targeting issues of particular interest.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Litigating Breach of Contract Cases in Illinois: Types, Tactics and
Chapter 2 Determining Choice of Law, Venue, Forum
Chapter 3 Establishing the Elements and Pleading the Case
Chapter 4 Interpreting and Construing Contracts in Illinois
Chapter 5 Determining Whether to Arbitrate or Litigate
Chapter 6 Attacking and Defending Against the Existence of a Contract
Chapter 7 Effecting Modification and Waiver
Chapter 8 Understanding Quasi-Contracts
Chapter 9 Understanding Equitable Remedies
Chapter 10 Understanding the Duty of Good Faith and Fair Dealing
Chapter 11 Understanding Contracts or Provisions That Violate Illinois
Statutes or Public Policy
Chapter 12 Understanding the Uniform Commercial Code in Illinois
Chapter 13 Understanding Employment Contracts in Illinois
Chapter 14 Understanding Nondisclosure Agreements
Chapter 15 Litigating Construction Contracts
Chapter 16 Understanding Insurance Contracts Under Illinois Law
Chapter 17 Understanding Vendor Agreements Under Illinois Law
Chapter 18 Allocating Damages for Breach of Contract
Chapter 19 Recovering Attorney Fees under Illinois Law
Chapter 20 Understanding the Effect of Bankruptcy on Contract Litigation
Chapter 21 Enforcing Online Contracts