Procure and Protect: Is your fate in boilerplate?

Date: November 29, 2018

Time: 8:00–10:00 a.m.

Location: Nixon Peabody LLP, 1300 Clinton Square, Rochester, NY 14604

Contact: Lisa Lodadio

Attend our next program of ongoing roundtable discussions tailored to the interests and concerns of our commercial clients. In this session, we will closely review the boilerplate provisions that clients and attorneys should not overlook. We will highlight recent cases where boilerplate language has led to unintended consequences and offer drafting tips to prevent it from happening to you.

Our roundtable discussion will:

  • Discuss the courts’ treatment of boilerplate provisions in both commercial and M&A contexts
  • Survey common boilerplate provisions, highlighting potential pitfalls
  • Offer tips on drafting effective boilerplate terms


8:00 a.m. Registration and breakfast
8:30–10:00 a.m. Presentation and open discussion


  • Rick McGuirk, Partner
  • Kat Murphy, Associate

Continuing Education

This course is eligible for 1.5 CLE credits (general). Click here for continuing education details.

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