The essential guide to all contract law, a publication that combines in-depth discussion of the substantive law usually applicable to wide ranges of commercial transactions, whatever their status, and deals in detail with the drafting implications thereof, as well as includes numerous illustrative forms. Commercial Contracts from Aspen Publishers addresses a wide range of topics, including the expectations of parties to commercial transactions generally, the considerations applicable to different types of transactions and U.S. interpretations thereof. In addition, this publication is designed to provide practical and sophisticated negotiating and drafting advice both to new and experienced attorneys who have mastered their topics. Commercial Contracts presents insights and guidance from contract specialists, all experts in their fields. These noted authorities examine the growing influence of New York Law on multi-jurisdictional transactions, discuss the general expectations of parties to commercial transactions, and identify critical issues that drafters need to consider when handling different types of agreements, from joint ventures and strategic alliances, and many others. No other single reference covers as broad a range of corporate and commercial law issues, international and other cross-border ventures, and legal opinion practices.