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This is Part 1 of a beginning lesson on Contracts for the legal studies, business law, prelaw or paralegal student. It discusses the first 2 Cs of any Contract: Consent and Capacity. This lesson should be done with Part 2, which discusses the other C's: Consideration and Complies with the Law and/or Public Policy.

Lesson Completion Time
25 minutes


  • Mary Hatfield Lowe

    She worked as a juvenile court case worker for five years prior to law school and worked as a family law attorney for seven years after becoming licensed. In 1990, she began a career directing and teaching in paralegal and legal studies undergraduate education.

    Legal Studies and Business Law Professor
    Virtual Langdell

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