Hillary Nye, BA, LLB, LLM, JSD

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

LAW 410A - 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 C2 (49548) Download syllabus
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-07
MW 13:30 - 14:30 (TBD)


LAW 486 - Jurisprudence

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of law from a theoretical rather than a doctrinal perspective. Every year, the course will consist of a number of seminar offerings whose focus will be on a broader theoretical examination of law, legal processes, and institutions. Each of these courses will allow a critical examination of law from a variety of perspectives such as; legal theory, literature, politics, economics, social and cultural development, and religion.

LECTURE A5 (56432) Download syllabus
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

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 C2 (60112) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 237A)


LAW 486 - Jurisprudence

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of law from a theoretical rather than a doctrinal perspective. Every year, the course will consist of a number of seminar offerings whose focus will be on a broader theoretical examination of law, legal processes, and institutions. Each of these courses will allow a critical examination of law from a variety of perspectives such as; legal theory, literature, politics, economics, social and cultural development, and religion.

LECTURE B4 (60146) Download syllabus
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (LC 191)

Fall Term 2022 (1810)

LAW 486 - Jurisprudence

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of law from a theoretical rather than a doctrinal perspective. Every year, the course will consist of a number of seminar offerings whose focus will be on a broader theoretical examination of law, legal processes, and institutions. Each of these courses will allow a critical examination of law from a variety of perspectives such as; legal theory, literature, politics, economics, social and cultural development, and religion.

LECTURE A2 (36322) Download syllabus
2022-09-07 - 2022-12-07
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (LC 191)