Nondisclosure Clauses (with 5 examples)

A well-written nondisclosure is essential for many business dealings, however, the language and syntax changes for various industries. The fastest and most-cost effective ways to review clauses independently is through a RealDealDocs membership. Here are some recently added non-disclosure agreements available on RealDealDocs: Master Services And Non-Disclosure Agreement for STREAMLINE HEALTH SOLUTIONS INC., 180 Consulting, … Read more

Contracts and the Option of Impossibility – Alternatives to Force Majeure

Did you fail to spell out “pandemic” or “disease” in your force majeure clause?  Or fail to include a force majeure clause altogether in your contract? Should you have foreseen the chaos caused by COVID-19? The language of contracts will likely be changed forever in the wake of the disruption to businesses as a result … Read more

3M Files Lawsuit For Illegal Price Gouging and Deceptive Trade Practices of its N95 Masks

From hand sanitizer to toilet paper, we’ve all heard of the price gouging which has gone hand in hand with the COVID-19 pandemic – but one company is taking the price gouging for the highly-sought after N95 masks very seriously. 3M discovered that a company was selling fake N95 masks at a whopping 600 percent … Read more

Force Majeure – The Contract Clause of COVID-19

Force Majeure is a legal definition encompassing a collection of unlikely yet not impossible hindrances to performance in a contract – such as a fire, a flood, an Act of God,  or possibly a global pandemic among other things. A force majeure clause in a contract generally excuses any or all delays in performance as … Read more

Nissan – Whistleblower Report Results in Arrests

Got an extra $44 million? Apparently Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn does – Japanese officials arrested the notable executive yesterday after a whistleblower report and subsequent internal investigation revealed that Ghosn, along with another executive, Greg Kelly, underreported his income for years. The stock market responded with a nose dive for Nissan shares as well Renault … Read more