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The Contract Academy publishes frequently topics related to Contract and Claims Management. 



06 - Delay in payment and the cost of a lawyer

At what point is it possible under German law to call in a lawyer, whose fee is then also to be borne by the debtor.


05 - Punitive Damages in the United States

Punitive damages, are a peculiarity of the American legal system.


04 - Precontractual Obligations and the LOI

This focus 4 describes risks in conjuntion with negotiations and also what needs to be considered in an LOI.


03 - The commercial letter of confirmation

What is the commercial confirmation letter used for?


02 - Order Confirmation

What has to be considered, when confirming the order?


01 - Written Contracts and Verbal Changes

Are written contracts and verbal changes to them valid?