14 June 2018Digging Contracts Out of the Hole
simple tools for drafting to be proud of
15 January 2018Transparent Contract Components
sharper tools, finer toolmarks
11 January 2018Lexical Scope for Contracts
wandering ever closer to LISP
29 December 2017Contract Components
fine-grained means of abstraction in legal drafting
20 August 2016Emancipation by Reference
I am just a copy of a copy of a copy. Everything I say you have read before.
19 June 2016Circulation Policy
Confidentiality rules and procedures for the great Common Form library in the sky
28 May 2016Annotations in Context
A first attempt at useful, responsible Common Form annotations
29 October 2015The Blanks Problem
A tough Common Form design decision explained.
08 October 2015Term Injection
Fighting insertion of unexpected terms in automated form contracts
03 September 2015Hacking Common Form
Overview of existing Common Form software for programmers
24 August 2015Terms of Service; Already Read
Verifiable contracts should help consumers, too.
21 August 2015Reproduction of Hierarchy
Markdown isn’t great for contracts. HTML5 is better.
15 August 2015Index Card Contracts
Common Form for paper people
14 August 2015Grab-Bag Contracts
Might we write contracts like we fill shopping bags at the grocery store?
31 July 2015vesting.js
From code to law and back again
18 May 2015Modularity is not the Law
Ancient and modern principles of contract interpretation work against contracts made of modular parts