Confirmations Basics and Process

Time: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Level: Beginner

About

This presentation will discuss the confirmation process from a legal and contract administration perspective. The presenters will discuss the use of short form, modified short-form and long-form confirmations; the incorporation of standard terms and conditions by reference; the use of “deemed agreed to” language in a long-form confirm; the signing or non-signing of confirms; battle of the forms (whose confirm governs if both parties send a confirm); and important provisions to include in a long-form. Discussion will also include best practices and key issues to consider in your confirmation process.

1 hr CPE – Specialized Knowledge; 1 hr CE, 1 hr CLE

Objectives

  • Understand front-to-back processing of confirmations and learn best practices for risk mitigation.