PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
– Dr. Seuss

CONTRACTS

Practical Tips on How to Contract is a collection of insightful tips for lawyers and professionals who want to improve how they draft and negotiate contracts. In each tip, Laura shares what she learned over her career at top law firms and technology companies. Her approachable writing style and practical explanations make these tips easy to understand and implement. This book can benefit everyone who wants to improve their skills, whether they are new to contracts or have been working with them for years.

CONTRACTS

The Tech Contracts Handbook is a practical and accessible reference and training manual on IT contracts, published by the American Bar Association. It’s a clause-by-clause “how to” guide on cloud computing agreements, software licenses, technology services agreements, and other IT contracts — covering the issues at stake and offering negotiation tips and sample contract language.

CONTRACTS

With A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting, Kenneth A. Adams has created a uniquely in-depth survey of the building blocks of contract language. First published in 2004, it offers those who draft, review, negotiate, or interpret contracts an alternative to the dysfunction of traditional contract language and the inertia and flawed conventional wisdom that perpetuate it. 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.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY 

IP Academy by Canadian Intellectual Property Office

Online learning resources, seminars and training about IP, such as patents, trademarks, industrial designs and copyright.

WRITING & RESEARCH 

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.

 

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