The Understanding Series titles are treatises on a specific area of law. They provide an in-depth discussion of the area of law and could be called paperback hornbooks. This text provides an introduction to the basic legal rules and principles that constitute the law of remedies as applied by United States courts. The work is descriptive of existing law and designed to provide an overview and explanation of the topics geared to the needs of students new to the materials. The author comprehensively broke down the topics to correlate to issues of contemporary interest and importance. The text has full references to provide assistance to students and practitioners alike.