Don't crash and burn - use this final "pre-flight" checklist
Checklists help professionals do their jobs with greater confidence and peace of mind. Signing a Business Contract? provides a quick five-point checklist to help you conduct your own final ‘pre-flight’ inspection before you put your name on the line.
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Checklists help professionals do their jobs with greater confidence and peace of mind. To name but one example, pilots are trained to use checklists when they perform their final pre-flight safety inspections, even after they’ve had many years of experience. Signing a Business Contract? provides a quick five-point checklist to help you conduct your own final ‘pre-flight’ inspection of the document that will help govern your business. The author, a top-rated attorney, shows you how to spot language that could cause your contract to have ‘in-flight difficulties’ or even to crash and burn. You’ll read heads-up alerts, in plain English with real-world examples, about crucial points such as:
The author, D. C. Toedt III, has drafted, reviewed, negotiated, and occasionally litigated, hundreds of contracts in his legal career. A Houston attorney also licensed in California, he holds an “AV” (highest) rating in Martindale-Hubbell’s peer-review survey. As an adjunct law professor, he teaches advanced contract drafting to upper-level students. Toedt was the lead author of a published legal treatise on computer software law; in law school, he served on the editorial board of the law review. Between college and law school, he served his ROTC scholarship payback time as a U.S. Navy nuclear engineering officer, where he received some of his first lessons in the value of checklists. For more information, see About the Author.
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