Articles written by Jennifer Tsai

Jennifer Tsai Legal Knowledge Analyst

Jennifer Tsai
Legal Knowledge Analyst
Kira Systems

Jennifer Tsai is the Legal Knowledge Analyst at Kira Systems. She previously practiced corporate law at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York. She joined Kira Systems in 2015 to negotiate and revise customer contracts and to coordinate a team of annotators. Jennifer also trained and updated Kira on M&A deal points-related smart fields, and now produces legal content, including our deal points and contract studies. Jennifer has a JD from the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, and a BS in Food Science from Cornell University.

Read the blog article: What Is a UCC Financing Statement?

March 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

What Is a UCC Financing Statement?

The Uniform Commercial Code, or UCC, is a set of model rules that govern commercial transactions in the United States. Every state has adopted these model rules in substantially similar form, meaning that the terms of a commercial contract entered into in Connecticut is enforced in the same way as the terms of a commercial contract in Texas or any other state.

Read the blog article: Common M&A Agreement Pitfalls (and How to Avoid Them)

March 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

Common M&A Agreement Pitfalls (and How to Avoid Them)

Startups are in the spotlight these days, especially in the technology sector. They tend to be creative, hungry, and energetic businesses.

Read the blog article:  What Does It Mean When a Company Files for Bankruptcy?

December 15, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Does It Mean When a Company Files for Bankruptcy?

After the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, many states imposed lockdowns, ordering non-essential businesses to close and limiting public interaction.

Read the blog article: What Is Collective Bargaining?

December 15, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Is Collective Bargaining?

One of the most important pieces of progressive labor laws comes from the idea of collective bargaining. Workers, especially those at risk of unfair treatment, rely on collective bargaining to provide them with a safe work environment and fair wages.

Read the blog article: What Is Legal Analytics? (And How Attorneys Use it to Guide Litigation Strategy)

November 19, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Is Legal Analytics? (And How Attorneys Use it to Guide Litigation Strategy)

While the altruistic aspects of practicing law are important, lawyers must remain mindful that a law practice must turn a profit to survive.

Read the blog article: What Is a Franchise Agreement?

November 9, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Is a Franchise Agreement?

A franchise agreement is a legally binding contract that dictates the terms, circumstances, and obligations between a franchisee and a franchisor.

Read the blog article: What Are Corporate Bylaws?

November 9, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Are Corporate Bylaws?

A corporation’s bylaws, also called company bylaws or just bylaws, are a legal document setting forth key rules and regulations governing the corporation’s day-to-day operations.

Read the blog article: Key Objectives When Negotiating a Contract

October 8, 2020 | Learn Hub

Key Objectives When Negotiating a Contract

Good contracts result from good contract negotiation, which requires a clear understanding of — and focus on — a company’s key objectives in making the contract.

Read the blog article: What Is Artificial Intelligence

October 8, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Is Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a term used for a computer-based algorithm that can analyze, strategize, and draw conclusions to complete tasks typically performed by humans.

Read the blog article: Guide to Contract Management

October 8, 2020 | Learn Hub

Guide to Contract Management

Contract management is the act of preparing, negotiating, analyzing, implementing, and maintaining contracts. Even though a contract has been signed, it doesn’t mean all the hard work is done.