The Guide is an invaluable online tool for litigation and transactional attorneys.
The Guide provides for more than 70 common law causes of action:
  • Each action’s elements;
  • The most recent state and federal cases that cite the actions’ elements;
  • The applicable statute of limitations for each action; and
  • Defenses to each cause of action.
  • AND, The Guide is updated annually.

Table of Contents

i
About the Author


i
About the Guide


i
Introduction


i
Testimonials


1
Abuse of Process
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


2
Account Stated
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


3
Accounting
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


4
Assault
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


5
Battery
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


6
Breach: 01. Breach of Contract
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


7
Breach: 02. Breach of Third Party Beneficiary Contract
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


8
Breach: 03. Breach Implied Covenant of Good Faith & Fair Dealing
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


9
Breach: 04. Breach of Express Warranty
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


10
Breach: 05. Breach of Implied Warranty
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


11
Breach: 06. Breach of Implied Warranty of Fitness for a Particular Purpose
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


12
Breach: 07. Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


13
Civil Conspiracy
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


14
Contribution – Uniform Contribution Among Tortfeasors Act
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


15
Conversion
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


16
Declaratory Judgment
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


17
Defamation Libel
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


18
Defamation Per Se
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


19
Defamation Product Disparagement
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


20
Defamation Slander
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


21
Emotional Distress, Intentional Infliction
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


22
Emotional Distress, Negligent Infliction
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


23
Equitable Estoppel
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


24
Estoppel, Promissory
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


25
False Imprisonment
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


26
Fraud
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


27
Fraud – Fraudulent Inducement
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


28
Fraud – Negligent Misrepresentation
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


29
Fraudulent Misrepresentation
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


30
Injurious Falsehood
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


31
Invasion of Privacy-Appropriation
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


32
Legal Malpractice
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


33
Malicious Prosecution
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


34
Negligence
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


35
Negligent Hiring, Supervision or Retention
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


36
New York CPLR § 3018(b), and Other Standard Defenses
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


37
Preliminary Injunction
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


38
Prima Facie Tort
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


39
Quantum Meruit
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


40
Rescission
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


41
Slander of Title
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


42
Strict Liability – Manufacturing Defect
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


43
Strict Liability Design Defect
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


44
Strict Liability Failure to Warn
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


45
Tortious Interference with Advantageous Business Relationship
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


46
Tortious Interference with a Contractual Right
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


47
Constructive Trust
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


48
Resulting Trust
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


49
Unfair Competition
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


50
Unfair Competition – Copyright Infringement
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


51
Trade Dress Infringement
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses


52
Unjust Enrichment
  1. Elements
  2. Defenses