Assignment. As part of your grade for this course, each of you will be required to do the following:
1. Choose a case from the attached case list relating to commercial impracticability and/or the implied warranty of merchantability. To review and/or to retrieve a copy of the case, go to our CANVAS course website.
2. Choose a case and submit it to VIA EMAIL me no later than February 7, 2018, for approval. The approval or denial of each topic will be given to you as soon as possible.
3. Once approval is obtained, prepare a case brief on your chosen case. The case brief is due to me via CANVAS assignment on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11:59 P.M. Late submissions may be accepted with prior written approval and early submissions are always welcome. The case brief MUST be written in the format of the sample brief which is posted on CANVAS.
Objectives. The objectives of this assignment are (1) to research legal cases online, and (2) to enhance the written and communication skills of the student.
Required. Include at least the following: (1) case citation; (2) a statement of the legal issue(s) in the case; (3) decision(s) and/or case holdings, and (4) rationale regarding the decision.
Grading. You will be graded on the organization and quality of the case brief, as well as your ability to follow directions. For example, turning in a case brief with improper grammar and/or spelling will not help the overall quality component of your grade on this assignment. Further, not including one or more of the required elements will negatively impact your score on this assignment.