2004 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Legal Issues
A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.
What are the key changes to UCC Article 2 that supply managers should know about?
Contract administration may be overlooked as an important key to avoiding and reducing risk in the contracting process.
Dynamic contract interpretation is a new method for dealing with contract drafting, negotiation and interpretation.
Supply management organizations need to develop, implement and enforce specific document retention policies for electronic contracts.
Understanding the general laws of agency can prevent confusion when supply management interacts with suppliers.
The legal issues surrounding e-commerce are varied, but the most significant include contract formation, terms and administration.
Some of the best practices for dealing with a Chapter 11 bankruptcy are the same best practices used by flourishing organizations.
Standard form agreements generally can secure more favorable business terms and improve leverage when negotiating.
Sections 401a, 404 and 409 will require significant changes in supply management.