Bibliographic Details

Contract drafting : powerful prose in transactional practice / Lenné Eidson Espenschied.

Author / Creator Espenschied, Lenné Eidson, author.
Edition 3rd edition.
Imprint Chicago : American Bar Association, ©2019.
Description xxv, 437 pages ; 23 cm
Language English
Subject Contracts -- United States -- Language.
Legal composition.
Contracts -- Language.
Legal composition.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11782688
ISBN 9781641053327
1641053321
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to contract drafting
  • Drafting in transactional practice
  • Avoid ambiguity
  • Focus on words
  • Focus on sentence structure
  • Context and contextual ambiguity
  • Components of a contract
  • Understand the transaction : allocate risk
  • Focus on indemnification provisions
  • Focus on earnout provisions
  • Understand miscellaneous provisions
  • Consider these issues
  • Edit or review effectively.