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Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Nolo
Publication date August 31, 2016
Pages 487
Binding Paperback
Edition 2
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781413323009
ISBN-10 1413323006
Dimensions 1.10 by 6.90 by 8.90 in.
Original list price $39.99
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

Life has become an endless series of contracts―this is the manual.

There’s no reason to risk your hard-earned money signing a contract you don’t understand. With Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference, you get easy-to-understand explanations for every common contract term. In no time, you’ll grasp mysterious concepts such as “waiver,” “indemnity,” and “most favored nation.”

Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference is more than just an A–Z explanation of over 300 terms. It also includes:

  • common negotiating strategies
  • examples of contract provisions
  • sample contracts with explanations
  • illegal and dangerous contract clauses to watch out for
  • what to expect if a contract is broken
  • up-to-date explanations of electronic contracts, and
  • tips on amending and modifying agreements.
Whether you’re starting a business, signing a lease, hiring a new employee or independent contractor, licensing a concept, selling a boat, or contracting for a new fireplace, Contracts: The Essential Business Desk Reference can help. A must-have for small business owners, entrepreneurs, lawyers, and law students―and anyone else whose success is built around understanding and negotiating agreements.

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