Contract Teardown

Contract Teardown: Agile Software Development Solicitation

In this episode, John Grant—a consultant known as the “agile attorney”—walks us through an agile software development agreement. This one comes from 18F, the hiring agency for government services software in the United States.

Contract Teardown: Twitter Terms of Service

In this episode, Nada Alnajafi—lawyer and creator of Contract Nerds—tears down the Twitter terms of service.

Contract Teardown: Y Combinator SAFE Agreement

In this episode, Chilean startup attorney Matias Vukusic tears down the Y Combinator SAFE Agreement, or Simple Agreement for Future Equity.

Contract Teardown: Robinhood's Customer Agreement

In this episode, the founder of, Joshua Browder, argues that Robinhood Financial’s customer agreement is harmful to consumers.

Contract Teardown: Venture Capital Collaboration Agreement

In this episode, law professor, director of Emory Law’s TIGER program, and former patent counsel Nicole Morris tears down a venture capital collaboration agreement.

Contract Teardown: Oil and Gas Lease Agreement

In this episode, Chris White, an attorney in rural Ohio, tears down Anadarko’s standard oil and gas lease.

Contract Teardown: SaaS Escrow Agreement

In this episode, attorney and tech founder Martin Clausen digs into a SaaS Escrow Agreement from Escrow London Limited.

Contract Teardown: Purchase and Operating Agreements

In this episode, Corporate attorney Chad Busk breaks down the Purchase Agreement and Operating Agreement for Icon Aircraft’s A5 plane.

Contract Teardown: Arbitration Clause for Independent Contractors

In this episode, attorney Margeaux Thomas breaks down the Amazon Flex Independent Contractor Agreement’s arbitration clause.

Contract Teardown: Salesforce's Master Service Agreement

In this episode, media, tech, and entertainment lawyer Darlene Tonelli breaks down the Salesforce Master Service Agreement.

Contract Teardown:'s Terms of Service

In this episode, contracts attorney and legal industry commentator Colin Levy breaks down’s Terms of Service.

Contract Teardown: Expensify's Privacy Policy

In this episode, privacy attorney and consultant Irene Mo talks to us about Expensify’s privacy policy.

Contract Teardown: Kanye West’s Contract in Plain English

In this episode we revisit Kanye West’s leaked recording contract with drafting expert Ross Guberman.

Contract Teardown: Microsoft Indemnification Clause

In this episode, Eric Drattell, general counsel at Roostify, tears down Microsoft's Indemnification Clause.

Contract Teardown: Walmart's 10-K (2020)

In this episode, Mitchell Hamline law professor Jen Reise tells us about Walmart’s most recent 10-K filing with the SEC.

Contract Teardown: The Harvey Weinstein Clause

Join this episode of the Contract Teardown Show as we discuss the Harvey Weinstein Clause.

Contract Teardown: Fiverr's Terms of Service

Join this episode of the Contract Teardown Show with Rachel Brenke.

Contract Teardown: Sirius XM Employment Agreement

Watch this edition of Contract Teardown with Matthew Johnston from the Johnston Business Law Group.

Contract Teardown: Oracle Software License and Services Agreement

Join us for this episode of Contract Teardown from Law Insider.

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How to Negotiate Compliance Contract Provisions

Ethics and compliance concerns pervade today’s business world. Companies worry about everything from conflicts of interest to ethics to anti-bribery. Because of their importance, it is critical that we properly address compliance in our contracts. Everyone who works with contracts needs to know what compliance provisions should say and how to negotiate them.