Tag: signing a contract

How to Initial a Contract

How to Initial a Contract

Do you know when it is appropriate to initial a legal document and when it isn’t? What about why you should or shouldn’t? Find out how to properly use your initials when creating your next legal document in this post.

/ July 10, 2019

What Do I Need to Sign a Contract?

You may need to do more than just sign your contract in order for it to be valid. Before you sign your next contract, be sure that you have all the information you need to prepare your document for use.

/ April 24, 2019
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Witnesses in a Legal Document

What's the purpose of having a witness and how can they help to solidify your legal document? Find out in this post covering three common questions about witnesses in legal contracts.

/ October 30, 2018
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What Does “Effective Date” Mean in a Contract?

A contract can come into effect on a different day than the day it was signed. Learn more about effective dates in contracts and how they could impact you in this post.

/ September 11, 2018
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Signing Legal Contracts: Does a Signature Need to Be in Cursive?

Does your signature need to be in cursive? Does it need to be your name at all? Find out what the purposes are for a signature and what constitutes a valid one in this post.

/ August 30, 2018
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Ending a Contract When No One is At Fault

Have you ever wondered what you do if an unexpected incident causes your contract to change drastically? Find out what frustration of contract means and how it could help you in the event of an unforeseen situation.

/ December 6, 2017