Contract Lifecycle Management: Process and Workflow, Negotiation and Approval, Ongoing Maintenance, Compliance
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will provide counsel with an overview of the process of contract lifecycle management through its various states. The panel will address the need to create a common language, core templates, unified terms, and repeatable, consistent conditions of buyers and suppliers. The program will address the advantages and concerns of contract management systems, regardless of the particular software that counsel has adopted.
- Contract preparation
- Identify your needs, establish goals, set expectations, and define risk
- Draft the contract
- Get approval before finalizing the contract
- Contract negotiation
- Sign the contract
- Keep up with amendments and revisions
- Manage after the signature
- Audits, renewals, and obligations
The panel will review these and other important topics:
- How can a contract lifecycle management system simplify the contract process?
- Can a contract lifecycle management system assist in managing and avoiding risk and compliance issues?
- What are best practices to streamline contract negotiations with online redlining?
- How does a contract lifecycle management system reduce time and costs for counsel?
Caroline W. Hudson
Loeb & Loeb
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Mary M. Jummati
Ms. Jummati has more than 25 years of experience in strategic planning, leadership, project and program management,... | Read More
Ms. Jummati has more than 25 years of experience in strategic planning, leadership, project and program management, software selection, enterprise software implementation and change management. She has significant experience in managing complex global programs and large operating budgets, aligning technology and business goals and actively mitigating and resolving risks.Close
Managing Director and Head of Managed Services
Duff & Phelps
Mr. Marion brings more than 13 years of combined practice and legal operational experience. His primary areas of... | Read More
Mr. Marion brings more than 13 years of combined practice and legal operational experience. His primary areas of expertise are contract management, mergers and acquisitions, and legal operational consulting. Mr. Marion has spent the last 9 years developing outsourcing models and managed services for corporate clients.Close