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 […]

Classes of Algorithms

Knowing more about the internals of a problem can lead to better understanding and discussion across the board. Most algorithms that you’ll come across in practice aren’t going to be as simple as to fit into any one of these categories, but understanding the pieces of them allows you to get a better grasp of the system as a whole.

Algorithms Aren’t Scary.

Let me repeat that, algorithms aren’t scary.   There’s this whole negative idea going around the media that algorithms are running our lives: how we work, how we relax, how we interact with our surroundings, and even how we date and form interpersonal relationships.  They’re correct about how deeply technology influences our society but where […]

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