The Most Litigated Terms in Business Agreements


CLE credits earned: 1 General Credit (WA 1 Law and Legal)

Contracts are the glue to relationships in business. Sometimes things fall apart, though, and lawsuits do happen. To achieve the best outcome for your business or your clients, it is important to be prepared prior to entering into a legal disagreement.

This webinar will cover the following clauses in business agreements: indemnification, dispute resolution, confidentiality, non-disparagement, payment, and limitation of liability.

This course is co-sponsored with myLawCLE.

Key topics to be discussed:

•  Be Prepared and Prevent Litigation
•  The Five Most Litigated Terms
•  Best Practices to Protect Your Business

Date / Time: August 11, 2021

•   1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Eastern
•   12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Central
•   11:00 am – 12:00 pm Mountain
•   10:00 am – 11:00 am Pacific

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Original Broadcast Date: August 11, 2021

D.Margeaux Thomas_myLawCLED. Margeaux Thomas | Thomas Law Office, PLC

D. Margeaux Thomas, Founder of The Thomas Law Office, PLC, is passionate about assisting business owners resolve disputes with their partners, clients, and vendors so that they can focus on growing their business, building power and capacity, and fulfilling their mission.

Margeaux Thomas has been rated by SuperLawyers as a Rising Star, 2013-2021. She is licensed to practice law in state and federal courts in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. Ms. Thomas earned her B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Bowling Green State University and her J.D. degree from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law.

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I. Why are Contracts Important? | 1:00pm – 1:15pm

II. The Six Most Litigated Contract Terms | 1:15pm – 1:45pm
A. Indemnification
B. Dispute Resolution
C. Confidentiality and Non-Disparagement
D. Payment
E. Limitation of Liability

III. Protecting Your Business | 1:45pm – 2:00pm