Two Oddities

I’ve resisted the temptation to turn this blog into a drafting freak show. But what the heck—step right up! …

In this article I offer plenty of mix-and-match efforts provisions, but the one immediately below nevertheless caught my eye as I was trawling through EDGAR today—three different efforts provisions in one!

NNOG will use its best good faith reasonable efforts to cause NN to agree to grant or renew any rights of way that may be needed or useful for the operation and utilization of the Aneth Assets.

And Above the Law recently posted this item about an interesting governing-law provision.

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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.