In this episode, Eric Drattell, general counsel at Roostify, tears down Microsoft’s Indemnification Clause. This is a great breakdown of one of the most potentially contentious sections of an agreement. So, let’s tear it down.
When a business sells shares, there’s an interesting space between when a deal is agreed upon and when it finally goes through. In that time, there can be significant changes in working capital and the overall valuation of the business.
Online sweepstakes are a common technique for businesses to grow customers and brand awareness while also raising funds. Ideally, these are a win-win for all parties: the business has a fun and accessible marketing scheme, and consumers get the excitement of participating in (and maybe winning) a low-stakes, high-value contest. However, when setting up a sweepstakes, it’s necessary to follow certain legal procedures.