Expand your knowledge of the contract clauses that, if you fail to negotiate or fully understand, could result in placing your employer/client - and you - in financial, reputational, legal, and/or operational jeopardy. Accompany us on a deep dive into contract language and drafting as we identify clauses that create risk, such as indemnity, insurance, service level requirements, force majeure, assignment/change of control, limits of liability, and consequential damages. Come prepared to do a little redlining yourself - or even bring clauses for the group to work on (no parties identified please). Before you leave, we'll play our own version of Jeopardy to test your knowledge. Learn to:
CTSM Candidates with 5 or more years of experience may
take this session in place of certain five-digit required sessions, with prior approval.
• Identify contract language that could trap you into incurring unexpected costs and liability
• Understand the ways to modify risky language to improve your position
• Create your own "redlined" clauses to use in your transactions