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contract_lawContract Attorneys provide experience in representing businesses and individuals in disputes involving the breach of contracts. Businesses enter into contracts We every day for business and personal reasons. Some of these contracts are oral, while others are written. In every case, it is important that the terms of the contract are fairly negotiated, properly drafted, and reviewed to ensure the contract meets the intentions of the parties.

Contract Law Areas

  • Purchase and Sale of Business
  • Sale of Goods
  • Unpaid services
  • Intellectual Property Disputes
  • Unpaid Promissory Notes
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Breach of Competition Clause
  • Breach of Confidentiality Clause
  • Undue Influence

Breach Of Contract

Contracts exist to ensure both sides know exactly what is expected from the other party. By having a contract, a legally enforceable agreement has been promised and must be upheld. In an unfortunate instance when one side does not live up to the contract, legal assistance can be sought for what is considered a breach of contract.

If a breach of contract has been alleged, there are different types of damages that can be sought. Most ways of settling a breach of contract will involve a monetary settlement. Since laws from state to state vary, there will be different statutes of limitations and varying provisions, which makes it advisable to contact a lawyer.

Negotiating Contracts

Negotiating a contract is very important. By negotiating contract terms, the parties to the contract bargain for their own best interests. While negotiating contracts, be aware of the following:

  • Make certain you are comfortable with your duties and obligations.
  • Make your intentions, requirements and expectations of the other party clear at the beginning of negotiations.
  • Negotiate for a remedy within the contract if there is a breach by either party.

Contract negotiations, especially in the context of important financial contracts, can be tolling and difficult. An attorney can assist you with negotiations so your needs and requirements will be met. Additionally, a lawyer can help you with drafting and reviewing contracts, and explain to you your duties under the contract. An attorney will look out for your best interests throughout the entire contract process.

CONTACT A CONTRACT ATTORNEY IN YOUR AREA

If you are in need of legal advice or services, or simply wish to speak to an attorney who has successfully handled contract disputes in your state, you may use this Free Online Consultation Form.

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