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Toolkit: Template for a Standard Amendment to a Vendor's SaaS Contract

Published: 30 March 2018

ID: G00348166

Analyst(s): Jo Liversidge , Eugene Quillen , Dawn Hubbard

Summary

This template provides sourcing and vendor management leaders example language and a process for how to quickly amend a vendor's standard T&Cs to reach an acceptable balance of risk and reward on key terms. This approach is appropriate anytime the vendor's boilerplate SaaS contract is used.

Table Of Contents

When to Use

Downloadable Attachments

  • Directions for Use
    • Step 1: Review the Amendment Structure
    • Step 2: Duplicate the Template File
    • Step 3: Update Variables Using Search and Replace
    • Step 4: Remove Instructional Text and Update Language to Integrate With the Vendor SSA

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