Need help with contract clauses, but only got a few minutes?
An alphabetical, quick-access guide to all you need to know: The purpose and effect of common clauses, explaining the relevance of each, with illustrative examples.
The meaning of:
`Substantial' and `material' in clauses for termination
`Beyond reasonable control' in force majeure cases
When a priority of terms clause will operate
Whether rules applying to penalties also apply to deposits
The legal effectiveness of `no amendment' or `no variation' clauses
Legal frameworks and how the courts will view such clauses during a dispute
New legislation such as the Consumer Rights Act 2015, the General Data Protection Regulations 2016 and the Trade Secrets Directive
A step-by-step commentary
Examples of best practice in different situations
Detailed notes on each type of boilerplate clause
A summary of relevant law, including statutory definitions and case law
Precedents available as electronic downloads