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

CALI eLangdell Books

eLangdell Book Title CALI Topic(s)
Sales and Leases: A Problem-based Approach

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 Title CALI Topic(s) Published in Latest update Runs Past 30 Days Runs Past 120 Days
Accord and Satisfaction
February 20, 2019
101
208
Assignment and Delegation
March 14, 2019
115
164
Certainty
August 4, 2016
94
138
Conditions
March 14, 2019
324
543
Consideration: Advanced Issues
August 5, 2016
86
259
Contracts: Unconscionability and Reasonable Expectations Podcast
March 1, 2006
N/A
N/A
A Copyright Primer
March 26, 2019
57
262
Cost of Completion
August 4, 2016
70
86
Defenses
August 3, 2016
232
345
Choice of Law: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
October 3, 2006
N/A
N/A
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
Parol Evidence Rule: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
March 8, 2018
N/A
N/A
U.C.C. § 2-207: Finding the Terms of the Contract: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
February 22, 2018
N/A
N/A
U.C.C. § 2-207: Formation of the Contract: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
February 22, 2018
N/A
N/A
U.C.C. § 2-207: Written Confirmations: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
February 22, 2018
N/A
N/A
Warranties: Discussions in Contracts Podcast
March 8, 2018
N/A
N/A
Drafting a Contract: The Sale of Goods
July 2, 2019
209
444
Duress and Undue Influence
August 3, 2016
248
466
Expectation Damages
July 19, 2018
553
792