Promissory Estoppel

Guest Post by Santa Clara Law 1L and Colleague: Phil Fox  An easy way to remember what promissory estoppel is could be to look at the first word and remember “promise.” Simply and quickly put, promissory estoppel is justified reliance on a promise. Broken down: Justified: a reasonable person would do the same based on […]

Torts (1L)

A collection of case briefs from myself and other 1L colleagues! If you would like to add your briefs to the collection, please message me on Facebook (Jess Miers) or email: miersjessica@gmail.com and I’ll send you the drive link for posting. Assault and Battery Trespass

Contracts (1L)

A collection of case briefs from myself and other 1L colleagues! If you would like to add your briefs to the collection, please message me on Facebook (Jess Miers) or email: miersjessica@gmail.com and I’ll send you the drive link for posting. Remedies Consideration Mutuality Promissory Estoppel  Unjust Enrichment

Sullivan v. O’Connor

https://xkcd.com/738/ Sullivan v. O’Connor Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1973 363 Mass. 579 , 296 N.E.2d 183. My case brief: http://bit.ly/2MDgSgn This is a case about plastic surgery gone terribly wrong. My colleague, Andrew San Jose, brought up an intriguing point: To win this case, you, the lawyer, essentially have to roast your client in front […]