The Journal: Digital Contracting 101
Your go-to resource hub for business contracts
3 Methods of Acceptance for Contracts Defined and Compared
There are many methods of acceptance for contracts. But three contract acceptance methods that every business needs in their toolbox are eSignature, clickwrap, and embedded signing. This blog explores, defines, and compares all three.
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.
Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs): Everything You Need to Know
An NDA creates the legal framework to protect ideas and information from being stolen or shared with competitors or third parties. NDAs offer a level of protection to your business so that even accidental breaches are covered.
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.
What Is a Contract Compliance Audit?
Do you know what is in your contracts and if everyone is holding up their end of the deal? Is every party involved being compliant and following through on what was agreed? Unchecked, these blind spots become deeply problematic to your business. The best way to resolve it: performing contracts compliance audits.