Hidden Issues In Garden- Variety Legal Documents: Pitfalls and Considerations

Author(s):

Mayer, J.D., L.L.M., Jeffrey J.

Shapiro, J.D., John

94th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2009 - Charlotte, NC
Abstract

Billions of dollars worth of business is often conducted using cursory, generic purchase orders. To effectively manage a supply relationship and use best practices, supply professionals must understand the terms that applicable laws will imply into a contract, such as quality, warranties, title, price and risk. The discussion also explores enforceability of the purchase order. Look for actual case studies that provide insight into how courts might resolve complex legal issues and disputes that arise from garden variety purchase orders.

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