Corporate Governance

What are some ways you can implement “corporate social responsibility” in your business or nonprofit and give back to the community?

This post discusses the duties of the principal to the agent and the important legal doctrine of apparent agency, also known as agency by estoppel.

This post explores the basic terms used in agency law to describe a principal-agent relationship and gives an overview of the general duties between an agent and principal.

A good contract will usually have a number of standard clauses that can be very important if there is ever a dispute over the contract. This post continues Part Two by summarizing some more common contract clauses.

A good contract will have a number of standard clauses that can be very important if there is ever a dispute over the contract. This post summarizes some of the more common contract clauses.

To define a contract, you must understand its elements: offer, acceptance, and consideration. A contract can be verbal or even written in an email, but there could be problems with proving the contract.

This is a guest post by Eric L. Nesbitt, who practices real estate law. Your Church should carefully review a commercial lease for permissive or restrictive use clauses, parking lot use, hours of access to the property, and responsibility for property damage.

Christian mediation has a foot in two worlds: the peacemaking role of the Church, and the typical legal process for resolving legal disputes short of trial. It can be both spiritually healing and a cost-saving way of approaching problems.