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Article Index - Results

1997 Purchasing Today 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.

  • A Contract Clause for Arbitration Members Only Content
    Martin J. Carrara, J.D., C.P.M., November, Vol. 8, No. 11, p. 18. (Exam Alert: )

    Effective dispute resolution clauses can help you avoid traditional legal battles.

  • Changing the Standard Members Only Content
    Congressional Research Service, October, Vol. 8, No. 10, p. 20.

    As a result of legislative reforms, federal procurement moves toward a more streamlined process in government contracting, in addition to cutting out unnecessary requirements.

  • Pitfalls and Minefields in Purchasing Agreements Members Only Content
    Marianne M. Jennings, J.D., September, Vol. 8, No. 9, p. 36. (Exam Alert: )

    While the law on contracts may seem clear, certain pitfalls exist which require purchasers to use a great deal of caution.

  • Protecting Proprietary Rights Members Only Content
    Ernest Gabbard, JD, C.P.M., CPCM, May, Vol. 8, No. 5, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    Liability regarding proprietary information can be avoided by taking appropriate precautionary steps.

  • Reckless Driving on the Information Superhighway Members Only Content
    Mark D. Rasch, April, Vol. 8, No. 4, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    The information on computers must be protected, not the computers themselves.

  • Stamping Out the Foreign Bribe Members Only Content
    Philip Yale Simons, July, Vol. 8, No. 7, p. 18.

    The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act makes it illegal for any U.S. person to make a corrupt payment to any foreign official.

  • The Challenge of Identity Members Only Content
    Charles R. Merrill, June, Vol. 8, No. 6, p. 14.

    Digital Signature Guidelines takes the position that the long-term solution to security problems is data encryption.

  • The Developing Law for E-Mail Contracts Members Only Content
    Robert Fleshner, Esq., Edwin N. Lavergne, Esq. and Stacy Lovelace, January, Vol. 8, No. 1, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    Purchasers' Internet browsing activities could cause an unintentional product purchase.

  • The Latest News on the CISG Members Only Content
    Albert H. Kritzer and Constance Cushman, J.D., C.P.M., February, Vol. 8, No. 2, p. 18. (Exam Alert: )

    The CISG surpasses the law you may have thought you were getting; but your contract can surpass the CISG.

  • The UCC and Your Hybrid Contract: What Applies? Members Only Content
    J.A. (Andy) Watkins, Jr., J.D., October, Vol. 8, No. 10, p. 18. (Exam Alert: )

    Create a contract that's clear as to whether the dominant purchase is services or goods.

  • The Y2K Contract Clause: R U Ready for 2K? Members Only Content
    Jeff Jinnett, December, Vol. 8, No. 12, p. 18. (Exam Alert: )

    Purchasers can work some protection into their contracts to address the Year 2000 software problem.

  • Warranties: The Law Giveth Members Only Content
    Gaylord A. Jentz, August, Vol. 8, No. 8, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    The implied warranty of title accompanies all sales.

  • Warranties: The Law Giveth Members Only Content
    Gaylord A. Jentz, September, Vol. 8, No. 9, p. 20.

    Express warranties are made by a supplier concerning that quality condition, description, or performance of a product.

  • Which Hat are You Wearing? Members Only Content
    Constance Cushman, J.D., C.P.M., March, Vol. 8, No. 3, p. 20. (Exam Alert: )

    These new approaches to business and purchasing lead the way to new kinds of relationships.