business law class torts and criminal law


This is a case study for a business law class. Here are the instructions:

Case Study Analysis: Tortious Interference


Tortious interference with a contract happens when a person who is not a party to a contract somehow influences one of the contract parties to breach the contract. This only applies where there is a written contract between two or more parties. Attorneys analyze these cases using the IRAC method.

It is a method that looks at the case and pulls out the following information:

  • Issues
  • Rules
  • Application
  • Conclusion


In this activity, you will be asked to provide an IRAC analysis of Tortious Interference with a Contract (DOCX). Please follow these steps to complete this assignment:

  1. Download the IRAC Analysis Form (PDF).
  2. Read the case carefully.
  3. Answer the two questions at the top of the page.
  4. Use the IRAC analysis form on the second page as your guide in analyzing the case.
  5. Provide your answers to the questions about the case and the IRAC analysis in a separate document.