Procure and Protect: Is your fate in the boilerplate? Reassessing common clauses in the post-COVID-19 era

Date: May 13, 2021

Time: 9:30–10:30 a.m. Eastern

Location: Virtual Presentation (access instructions e-mailed upon registration)

Contact: Lisa Lodadio

Attend our first virtual roundtable discussion, tailored to the interests and concerns of our commercial clients. The unexpected impact the pandemic had on businesses brought to the forefront the importance of having contract provisions that adequately protect their interests. 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 this from happening to you.

Our virtual roundtable 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
  • Reassessing certain boilerplate terms in light of COVID-19 and other recent disruptive events


Continuing Education

This course is approved for 1.0 CLE credit. Click here for Nixon Peabody continuing education details.

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