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Missouri Contract Cases 2012 (Part 17)

Loreen Olson brought an action alleging breach of contract and related claims, in which she asserted that the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences had offered her the job as chair of the Communications Department at a meeting, and she had accepted. The dean then sent Olson two offer letters, one for a […] Read More

Contracting by Clicking Send

Are contracts made via email enforceable? You betcha—although not in all cases. In this recent post I highlighted a case where a written contract was modified by a pithy instant message exchange, and in this post I discussed a case where a court enforced “browsewrap” terms of use for a free website where the user […] Read More