Lexis Practice Advisor®: New Sources, February 2015.

Lexis Practice Advisor®: New Sources, February 2015.

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Business & Commercial

NEW SUBTOPIC CONTENT ADDED! Expert content for the Open Source subtopic has now been added to the Software and Information Technology topic. Below is an overview of all the information that can be found within this topic.

    • Open Source Fundamentals
    • Common Legal Issues with Open Source
    • Open Source Diligence Issues
    • Considerations with Specific Open Source Licenses
    • Open Source License Chart
    • Checklist—Open Source Due Diligence 

The following information has been added to the Business & Commercial offering:

    • Contract Formation: Agreement for the Purchase and Sale of Goods (Clauses Favorable to Purchaser and Supplier)
    • Contract Formation: Deviating from Stated Estimates in Requirement and Output Contracts
    • Business Alliances and Joint Ventures: Joint Venture Agreement for Limited Scope and Duration Between Corporation and Individual

In addition, the following information was enhanced with drafting notes and alternate clauses:

    • Doing Business on the Internet: Business Continuity Plan
    • Doing Business on the Internet: Written Information Security Plan
    • Social Media Law: Sample Terms of Service Statement (Social Media)
    • Social Media Law: Short-Form Online Privacy Policy (Social Media)
    • Social Media Law: Internet-Based Public Discourse Policy and Guidelines (Social Media Policy)
    • Cloud Computing: Enterprise License Offering Computing Services, Software and Applications over the Internet
    • Software Agreements: Software “Clickwrap” License for Software Application Purchased Through the Internet
    • Software Agreements: End-User Software License Agreement
    • Software/IT Services Agreements and Management: Employment Agreement—System Operator (SYSOP)

Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy

NEW SUBTOPIC ADDED! Identifying and Managing Bankruptcy Risk has now been added to the Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy offering. Below is an overview of all the information that can be found within this topic:

    • Identifying the Bankruptcy Risks for Licensors and Licensees of Intellectual Property, and Understanding Intellectual Property Terminology
    • Examining the Executory Contract Risk with Respect to IP
    • Analyzing Legal Considerations Relevant to Patent Infringement in Bankruptcy
    • Examining the Status of Rights in Bankruptcy Arising Under Oil and Gas Agreements, Specifically Joint Operating Agreements
    • Exploring the Status of Rights in Bankruptcy Arising Under Oil and Gas Agreements, Specifically Oil and Gas Leases and the Safe Harbor Provision for Farmout Agreements
    • Understanding the Landlord’s Risk with Regard to the Timely Payment of Rent Prior to Assumption or Rejection
    • Examining the Landlord’s Risk with Regard to the Payment of Administrative Rent When a Lease Has Been Rejected and Analyzing Lease Recharacterization as a Risk of Bankruptcy with Respect to Real Property
    • Analyzing Assumption and Rejection of Executory Contracts, Cure Disputes, Equipment Lease Restructuring and Lease Recharacterization
    • Examining Severance
    • Exploring Settlement Agreements in the Context of Bankruptcy
    • Analyzing Escrow Agreements in the Bankruptcy Context

NEW SUBTOPICS ADDED! Subordination and Recharacterization and Property of the Estate have now been added to the Bankruptcy Basics topic. Below is an overview of all the information that can be found within this topic:

    • Understanding Subordination
    • Understanding Recharacterization
    • Understanding Property of the Estate

NEW SUBTOPIC ADDED! Secured Claims has now been added to the State Law Lender Remedies topic. Below is an overview of all the information that can be found within this topic:

    • Understanding Security Interests and Liens: Attachment
    • Understanding Security Interests and Liens: Perfection
    • Table Summarizing Methods of Perfection in Various Types of Collateral
    • Table Summarizing State Variations of Methods of Perfection
    • Analyzing Competing Liens and Interests and Certain Bankruptcy Risks

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