The Dotted Line: Do you want your contract in impenetrable gibberish?

‘Can you turn a simple agreement into impenetrable gibberish’ Dilbert asks his lawyer. The lawyer agrees and also states he can leave a sour taste in everyone’s mouth.  This cartoon illustrates a lawyer’s barely disguised rant about the reasons cited by clients wanting simple contracts. Although I write books on how to write contracts in 500-word, I agree that “The goal is not to do state these things in an arbitrary number of pages. The goal is to state these things unambiguously.”  I am here to help you do just that.

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