Scott J. Burnham

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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CALI Lessons

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 Titlesort descending CALI Topic(s) Latest update Runs Past 30 Days Runs Past 120 Days
A Copyright Primer January 28, 2020
10
73
Accord and Satisfaction February 20, 2019
22
147
Accord and Satisfaction: Discussions in Contracts Podcast December 10, 2020
N/A
N/A
An Introduction to Contract Remedies February 20, 2019
56
594
Assignment and Delegation October 29, 2020
122
323
Assignment and Delegation: Discussions in Contracts Podcast November 18, 2020
N/A
N/A
Certainty August 4, 2016
6
123
Certainty: Discussions in Contracts Podcast December 7, 2020
N/A
N/A
Choice of Law: Discussions in Contracts Podcast October 3, 2006
N/A
N/A
Conditions March 14, 2019
160
556
Consideration: Advanced Issues August 5, 2016
30
132
Contracts: Unconscionability and Reasonable Expectations Podcast March 1, 2006
N/A
N/A
Cost of Completion August 4, 2016
5
42
Defenses August 3, 2016
119
390
Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Remedies: Discussions in Contracts Podcast January 30, 2018
N/A
N/A
Discussions in Contracts: Federal Jurisdiction Podcast February 11, 2018
N/A
N/A
Drafting a Contract: The Sale of Goods July 2, 2019
123
369
Duress and Undue Influence August 3, 2016
77
316
Excuse of Conditions: Discussions in Contracts Podcast December 23, 2020
N/A
N/A
Expectation Damages July 19, 2018
47
394