Renewal Order Forms: Contract Review Tips

Author: Nada Alnajafi
Published: 16.02.2022
Order forms and renewal order forms often get treated like they’re not real contracts. Initial order forms are usually reviewed at the same time as the corresponding terms and conditions (or master agreement). The relationship is being formed, so the contract reviewer is diligent with their review of all initial contracting documents. But a year or a few years later, when the renewal order form comes through, it is often given no more than a cursory glance before execution. Why? Because we wrongly presume that the renewal order form will be exactly the same as the initial order form, aside…