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Unformatted text preview: society. Common law is basically when judges use precedence to decide cases. The law of contracts or torts fits into civil law because it is recognized as a part of a general law of obligations. The common law retains a high degree of freedom of contract, with parties largely free to set their own terms, companies not in the common law jurisdiction often opt to the common law through the choice of law clauses....
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2010 for the course EDU 101 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '10 term at Trinity University.
- Spring '10