Supply Chain Agreements: Consequential Damage Disclaimers, Indemnity, Force Majeure, Termination, Warranty Provisions
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will discuss the interplay between several critical terms in supply chain agreements—namely, indemnification, consequential damage disclaimers, force majeure, termination and warranty provisions. Our distinguished panel will discuss practical guidance for structuring these terms and best practices when disputes arise.
- Critical commercial terms in supply chain agreements
- Risk mitigation provisions
- Consequential damages disclaimers
- Force majuere
- Interplay between terms
- Practical considerations
The panel will review these and other relevant issues:
- How can consequential damage disclaimers impact other terms of the supply chain agreement?
- How does the analysis of what carve-outs to consequential damage disclaimers change depending on whether the client is buying or selling?
- What is the role of the indemnification provision and how does it differ from warranty?
- How can transaction counsel maximize the value of warranty provisions for buyers and sellers?
Vanessa L. Miller
Foley & Lardner
Ms. Miller’s practice focuses on general manufacturing breach of contract and warranty disputes, automotive... | Read More
Ms. Miller’s practice focuses on general manufacturing breach of contract and warranty disputes, automotive supply chain disputes, product liability lawsuits, trade secret claims, and business torts. Ms. Miller defends consumer class actions involving claims of breach of contract, breach of warranty, fraud, negligence, and unjust enrichment. Ms. Miller also routinely counsels clients on various commercial contract documents and supply chain issues. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice, Automotive Industry Team and Manufacturing Industry Team.Close
Jeffrey A. Soble
Foley & Lardner
Mr. Soble’s practice focuses on product liability, commercial disputes between businesses, class action defense,... | Read More
Mr. Soble’s practice focuses on product liability, commercial disputes between businesses, class action defense, post-transaction disputes, construction losses, and general contract and tort law. He is experienced in supply chain management and contract enforcement, in particular with limited or sole-source suppliers and just-in-time suppliers. He has further experience in the litigation of insurance coverage claims. He is a member of the Firm's Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice and former co-chair of the Automotive Industry Team.Close
Kathleen E. Wegrzyn
Foley & Lardner
Ms. Wegrzyn is a member of the firm’s Commercial Transactions & Business Counseling and Distribution &... | Read More
Ms. Wegrzyn is a member of the firm’s Commercial Transactions & Business Counseling and Distribution & Franchise Practices and the Food & Beverage Industry Team. Her areas of focus include counseling businesses on general corporate and commercial matters, including commercial contracts, dealer arrangements, licensing issues, supply chain contracts, marketing and promotion agreements, and logistics and transportation contracts.Close