• A Litigator's View of Pitfalls in Technology Contracting: Avoiding Common Mistakes
  • June 16, 2008 | Authors: Wendy M. Matheson; Natalie Biderman
  • Law Firm: Torys LLP - Toronto Office
  • Technology contracting can be very different from other commercial agreements because the execution of a contract marks the beginning of a relationship meant to last years.1 In these long-term, often complex commercial relationships, it is not surprising that much can and sometimes does go wrong. When disagreements over the rights and obligations of the parties escalate to actual or threatened litigation, the contract inevitably becomes the subject of considerable scrutiny.