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.

August 19, 2020 |

Why a Written Contract Is Better Than a Verbal Agreement

Contracts govern nearly every aspect of day-to-day life in ways one may not even realize. From accepting the Terms and Conditions of an app on our smartphones to haggling over prices at a neighborhood yard sale, contracts are a fundamental part of modern life.

August 4, 2020 |

What Is a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) are confidentiality contracts that allow businesses to entrust confidential information to others. They’ve been in the news lately as a way to cover up sexual harassment issues and whistleblower claims.

July 29, 2020 |

How Are Contracts Negotiated?

No matter your industry, contracts are an integral part of day-to-day operations. Business lawyers and in-house counsel review, negotiate, and manage hundreds if not thousands of contracts per year.

July 22, 2020 |

How Natural Language Processing Can Improve Legal Search Results

Legal research lies at the heart of the legal profession. Any legal advice attorneys provide has to stay in line with constitutional, statutory (as created by legislators), and case law (as created by judges).

March 4, 2020 | Legal

Is Coronavirus Infecting Your Supply Chain? What Contracts Say About Force Majeure

The Impact of Coronavirus on Businesses In addition to its human toll, the current coronavirus outbreak has wreaked havoc on global supply chains and commodities markets.