A Guide to Contract Interpretation - October 2013

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In This Guide:

- Introduction

- Contract-Interpretation Flow Chart

- Contract-Interpretation Principles And Case-Law Supplement

- Excerpt From: Introduction:

Transactional attorneys and litigators often take a very different approach toward contracts. Transactional attorneys focus on the ex ante — the relationship between the parties before there is a dispute. Sometimes their sole concern is making sure that the contract “works” sufficiently so that the deal gets done. More conscientious transactional attorneys weigh the various risks associated with contract drafting by regularly thinking about the “what-ifs.”

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Topics:  Ambiguous, Arbitration, Contract Interpretation, ERISA, Forum Selection Clause, Indemnification, Parol Evidence, Removal, Subordination

Published In: General Business Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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