Solutions for Odd Couples
A mini New Year’s quiz on a few of the language pitfalls we face when working with contracts and Legal English.
Summer is gone and Christmas is coming! Here in Nürnberg we can already smell the lebkuchen being made. But before you prepare to get lost in the Advent and glühwein, there is an autumnal tradition to attend to:
NEW: Update 2018 – Masterclass on Contracts in English
9 – 10 November, Hotel Victoria, Nürnberg
The devil may be in the (grammatical) detail, but now it may seem that the angel of common sense is coming to assist contract law.
After many, many years (you could even say decades) of some English courts interpreting liability clauses …
Just in case you’d finally started feeling comfortable using FIDIC standard “Suite of Contracts” from 1999 …