Scott J. Burnham spent most of his long career at The University of Montana and Gonzaga School of Law, where he was the Curley Professor of Commercial Law. He taught in the areas of contracts, commercial law, and intellectual property. Professor Burnham received his J.D. and LL.M. degrees from New York University School of Law in 1974 and 1981. Between degrees, he practiced in New York City with a distinguished firm and after its dissolution continued as a sole practitioner. He has been a visiting professor at Santa Clara, Tennessee, Western New England, Memphis, UNLV, Hawaii, Ohio State, Cardozo, Vytautas Magnus (Lithuania) and SWUPL (Chongqing, China). Under the auspices of Fulbright, he taught at Montevideo (Uruguay) and Can Tho (Vietnam). He is the author of numerous law review articles in the fields of contracts, consumer law and legal education. Among his books are Contract Law for Dummies (Wiley) and Drafting and Analyzing Contracts: A Guide to the Practical Application of the Principles of Contract Law (4th ed. Carolina Academic Press). He is a past President of CALI and a member of the ALI. You can reach him at scottjburnham at gmail.com

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This table shows Lessons and podcasts by this author. It includes Lesson title, CALI Topics for the Lesson, the date the Lesson was published on the CALI website, the date the Lesson was last updated, and run/usage totals for the past 30 and 120 days.

Note: usage information for podcasts is not available here and is marked as N/A.

Lesson Title CALI Topic(s) Latest update Runs Past 30 Days Runs Past 120 Days
Drafting a Contract: The Sale of Goods July 2, 2019
105
619
The Parol Evidence Rule January 8, 2021
83
201
ITT v LTX. An Interactive Exploration of UCC Article 2 August 9, 2016
6
18
A Copyright Primer January 28, 2020
1
33
Exploring Article 2 February 20, 2019
210
276
Misunderstanding and Mistake February 20, 2019
20
65
Fraud and Misrepresentation August 3, 2016
8
68
The Statute of Frauds October 21, 2020
98
227
Void, Voidable and Unenforceable Contracts March 26, 2019
22
167
Lack of Capacity October 29, 2018
3
68
Duress and Undue Influence August 3, 2016
4
124
Unjust Terms (Unconscionability) September 23, 2020
15
94
Illegal Promises August 3, 2016
6
148
Defenses August 3, 2016
24
95
Conditions March 14, 2019
9
80
Implied Terms December 12, 2018
119
186
Warranties February 13, 2019
84
174
UCC Remedies: An Introduction July 19, 2018
13
97
Overview and Sources of Contract Law January 28, 2020
764
1,455
UCC Remedies: Buyer's Remedies When the Seller is in Breach April 21, 2020
50
73