Out Now: My Book-Review Essay “Dysfunction in Contract Drafting: The Causes and a Cure”

Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law has just published my book-review essay Dysfunction in Contract Drafting: The Causes and a Cure. (Go here for a PDF copy.) It’s a critique of the book The Three and a Half Minute Transaction: Boilerplate and the Limits of Contract Design, by Mitu Gulati and Robert E. Scott.

I know what you’re thinking: “Law review article? Zzzzzzzzzzzzz.” But I did my best to make it clear and direct. And you might not be much interested in the book-review part, but I follow up with my own take on the subject. So check it out.

About the author

Ken Adams is the leading authority on how to say clearly whatever you want to say in a contract. He’s author of A Manual of Style for Contract Drafting, and he offers online and in-person training around the world. He’s also chief content officer of LegalSifter, Inc., a company that combines artificial intelligence and expertise to assist with review of contracts.