David Percy, KC, MA (Oxford), LLM (Virginia)

Professor, Faculty of Law - Admin

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

LAW 410B - Contracts

★ 2.5 (fi 10)(TWO TERM, 2;3-0-0)

A discussion of the prerequisites to the creation of contractual obligation: offer and acceptance, intention and certainty, consideration, the requirements of writing and capacity. The effect of misrepresentations and terms of the contract, together with the problems of exclusion clauses and of standard form contracts. Questions of discharge from contractual obligation on the grounds of mistake, undue influence, duress, unconscionable transactions and frustration. Remedies for breach of contract.

LECTURE C02 (10003)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 201A)

LAW 553 - Water Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The law and policy relating to the allocation of the right to consume water, with a focus on Western Canada, and the maintenance of water quality. The issue of water scarcity in an era of climate change and its ramifications in Canada and the world. Indigenous water rights and the protections of aquatic resources. Jurisdiction over water and the role of the federal government in water management. Water in International Law in North America and the world, with a focus on the law applicable to International Rivers.

LECTURE B01 (16542)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (LC 197)