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PactSafe Experiences 20x Growth to Become Market Leader for Alternative Legal Contract Methods

INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- PactSafe, the leader in providing in-house legal teams and software developers with a legal system of record, continues to gain momentum heading into 2017 by announcing significant growth, the addition of new enterprise customers and a number of game-changing enhancements to its platform.

Topics: PactSafe News

Clickwrap Best Practices at a Glance

Digital business models like Amazon and Dropbox use clickwrap agreements for executing their contracts because they are just as legal as paper contracts when implemented properly. 

When not implemented properly, it can be costly. Companies like GoGo Wireless, Safeway, BMO Harris Bank, and Zappos have all suffered the consequences of not following best practices with multi-million dollar lawsuits and costly litigation. So what are the next steps to properly implement these types of agreements?

Topics: Clickwraps Tips and Best Practices

Top 5 Enterprise Businesses to Binge on this Month

The 30 Under 30 list on Forbes is a collection of young entrepreneurs that are making an impact in many different areas of business worldwide. These folks range from people who left school at the age of 16 to Harvard graduates with Ph.Ds. No matter where they came from, they all have the same goal in mind: to pursue their dreams and influence the world by providing a service that is new and revolutionary.

Though there are 30 entrepreneurs that made the list, we’d like to hone in on the game-changing companies where these entrepreneurs showcase their talents daily.

Topics: Tech Industry

Tech Trends That Need to Die in 2017

One of the great things about the tech industry is that it is constantly changing. What’s trending one week, can be nearing obsolescence a month later (cough cough, Pokemon Go). However, in our opinion, these 2016 tech trends don’t seem to be dying off fast enough!

Hopefully 2017 will stick to the “out with the old, in with the new” mantra, and these trends will be sent to the tech graveyard. 

Topics: Tech Industry

PactSafe + TagStation: Shortening Sales Processes, Redlining, & Improving Customer Onboarding

Opportunity:

Before PactSafe, TagStation's legal counsel and sales team wanted to find a solution to “shrinkwrap” the contract process so that it was less prone to negotiation, with a quicker turnaround.

Topics: Case Studies

The Ultimate List of Free Developer Tools

Whether you’re a developer newbie, or you’ve been in the game for a while, these free programming tools and resources are awesome to have in your back pocket.

 

Topics: Developer Stuff

Your Go-To Checklist for a Flawless Sales Agreement

Whether creating a contract for real estate purposes or a business-to-business transaction, a well-detailed and planned-out contract is a must for getting business done.

Ensuring that each aspect of the sales agreement serves a purpose as well as covering the necessary bases is vital to a successful business transaction.

Check out this list of must-haves for your next sales agreement:

Topics: Managing Website Legal Tips and Best Practices Contract Management

The Top 4 Product Management Podcasts for Your Commute

Since the dawn of the iPod, podcasts on a variety of topics have been available to listeners via iTunes. In the early 2000’s, these narrative recordings seemed to peak in popularity, followed by a slow decline over the next decade. Recently, however, there has been a resurgence, in what NYmag refers to as the Great Podcast Renaissance. It has been determined that the main stimulus behind the podcast revival is pretty obvious: it’s all thanks to the commuter.

Your Favorite PactSafe Feature Based on Your Zodiac Sign

What would a New Year be without some predictions? Now is the time to check in on your PactSafe horoscope and find out which of our features will best suit your zodiac sign in 2017.

Topics: All About PactSafe

The Top Legal Agreement Mistakes SaaS Companies Should Avoid in 2017

The Forbes 2016 State of the Cloud Report details the five stages that companies go through before committing to trusting various aspects of the cloud (denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance). For software as a service companies, trusting the cloud is an unspoken agreement between teams and the force of the internet. If the cloud goes down, we're all doomed! Quite literally.

Topics: Tips and Best Practices saas

Does Your Product Need a Legal Tech flu Shot? Take the Quiz!

Do you have any idea of which legal events you should be tracking across your website and mobile apps? Are you implementing a legal system of record to keep time-stamped proof of these important online transactions? Cold and flu season is in full swing, and if the proper digital recordkeeping isn't in place, your product could be under the weather too.

Topics: Modifying Website Legal Website Legal Agreements Managing Website Legal