5 Strange and Misunderstood Legal Clauses Explained

Posted by Cian on Jan 12, 2016 11:06:27 AM

 Refer to Beagle’s blog for a continuing series on contract support, as we discuss legal urban legends, simple language, and the odd variety of legal commitments that pass just under your nose.

 

‘Terms & conditions’ appear ubiquitously in our use of products and services online– and too often, we swallow legal agreements without fully understanding what they say.

 

The focus of legal terms and conditions is to limit the liability of the provider, and to specify the nature of what a user can and cannot do. Terms of Use;  Terms and Conditions; Acceptable Use Policy; and End User License Agreements are each ways to describe legal rights and limits. They are the most common (and most misunderstood,) of the contracts in our day-to-day life and they use a carefully selected language.

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Topics: LegalX, Beagle, Legal Industry, Legaltech

3 Things I learned at LegalX

Posted by Cian on Jun 25, 2015 11:00:00 AM

MaRS (www.marsdd.com) have launched LegalX. A community and program to drive legal technology, innovation, and thought leadership. It is the brainchild of Aron Solomon and Jason Moyse, two recovering lawyers driven to help inspire productive and meaningful change to how legal services are delivered.

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Topics: LegalX