The Journal: Digital Contract Management 101
Your go-to resource hub for everything about business contracts and the people who manage them.
How the Click-to-Sign eSignature Works
How can clicking a button be as legally enforceable as signing your name? Doesn’t an electronic signature need to look like an ink signature? Learn what is a click-to-sign eSignature, how they work, and what laws make them legally binding.
Terms and Conditions for Online Marketplaces
Can Robinhood’s Terms of Service Stop A Class Action Lawsuit?
Did Robinhood’s Terms of Service give them the right to halt trading on GME stock? What will happen with the class action lawsuit against Robinhood? In this blog, we assess the enforceability of Robinhood's online agreements.
How the Finance and Legal Department Can Collaborate to Reduce Risk
It is important for the legal and finance departments to have a strong relationship for many reasons, not least of which is the daily influx of new contracts. Here's how the two departments can collaborate better.
Why Innovative Businesses Automate Their Contracts
Legal teams are so underwater with contracts that they slow down the rest of the business, which means all future success hinges on the efficiency of your organization’s contract management system. This is why getting a handle on your contracts will help drive administrative efficiencies across your entire business, and it’s a change that can originate right within the operations team.
Your Guide to Service-Level Agreements (SLAs)
A service-level agreement, or SLA, is typically an agreement between a service provider and their customer or client. In some cases, an internal SLA governs service between departments in an organization. It is also known as an SLA contract or vendor contract.
3 Essential Processes for How Remote Legal Ops Works in the New Normal
Legal Operations across companies and industries share a mission-critical goal: empowering in-house legal to run as an efficient, agile business unit, extending and amplifying resources to effectively support the entire organization at scale.
7 Tips for Leveling Up Your Legal Operations
There’s no ‘one right way’ to organize your contracts. It all depends on your business and organizational structure. But the key things to consider are (1) who is likely to need to access these documents in the future, and (2) how they’re likely to access them.
10 Tips for Successful Contract Negotiation
Contract negotiations can be frustrating and time-consuming. The problem? Many legal teams go into contract negotiations without a clear vision of their objectives and priorities. That lack of focus leads to unnecessary contract cycles, miscommunication with counterparties, and suboptimal outcomes.