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A manual of style for contract drafting, Kenneth A. Adams

Label
A manual of style for contract drafting
Title
A manual of style for contract drafting
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth A. Adams
Creator
Contributor
Author
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This manual's focus remains how to express contract terms in prose that is free of the archaisms, redundancies, ambiguities, and other problems that afflict traditional contract language. [The author] highlights common sources of confusion and recommends clearer and more concise alternatives. This manual is organized to facilitate...reference, and it illustrates its analysis with numerous examples."--
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Assigning source
Publisher's website
Cataloging source
UPM
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1961-
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Adams, Kenneth A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF807
LC item number
.A33 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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American Bar Association
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  • Contracts
  • Legal composition
  • Contracts
  • Contracts
  • Legal composition
  • United States
Label
A manual of style for contract drafting, Kenneth A. Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 515) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defined terms
  • Sources of uncertain meaning in contract language
  • Reasonable efforts and its variants
  • Material and material adverse change
  • References to time
  • Ambiguity of the part versus the whole
  • Syntactic ambiguity
  • Selected usages
  • Numbers and formulas
  • Internal rules of interpretation
  • The
  • Typography
  • Drafting as writing
  • Amendments
  • Letter agreements
  • Characteristics of optimal contract language
  • The
  • Front of the contract
  • Categories of contract language
  • Layout
  • The
  • Back of the contract
Control code
1006738433
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xliii, 547 pages
Isbn
9781634259644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1006738433
Label
A manual of style for contract drafting, Kenneth A. Adams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 515) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defined terms
  • Sources of uncertain meaning in contract language
  • Reasonable efforts and its variants
  • Material and material adverse change
  • References to time
  • Ambiguity of the part versus the whole
  • Syntactic ambiguity
  • Selected usages
  • Numbers and formulas
  • Internal rules of interpretation
  • The
  • Typography
  • Drafting as writing
  • Amendments
  • Letter agreements
  • Characteristics of optimal contract language
  • The
  • Front of the contract
  • Categories of contract language
  • Layout
  • The
  • Back of the contract
Control code
1006738433
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xliii, 547 pages
Isbn
9781634259644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1006738433

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