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When Contract Disputes Emerge, Do You Know Where Your Contracts Are?

Published: 28 June 2019

ID: G00385138

Analyst(s): Kaitlynn Sommers , Marko Sillanpaa


Contracts are vital documents that are used to record obligations between parties, and are often exhibits in corporate litigation. Application leaders must ensure that their contract life cycle management applications are systematically controlling contracts as records.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Work With the Legal Team to Ensure That Contracts Are Formally Managed as Official Records
  • Manage Contracts and Related Files as a Single Record
  • Design and Implement a Strong Records Management Functionality

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