Prof N: Sometimes you can read something so one-sidedly in your favor that you’re laughed at. If the judge laughs, you’re in trouble.
Prof N: We have to assume people are acting rationally. On the other hand, we can’t assume that people have the same value system.
Prof N: (re: why promissory estoppel was called equitable estoppel in the early days) A new name sounds like you’re wingin’ it.
Prof N: We’re just talking about Contract Law, but there are other types of law, maybe not as beautiful...
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