Home or Away? Think: JURISDICTIONAL CLAUSES
By Nicole Johnschwager
Got a deal with an overseas company?
You’ve signed the contract and everything is going well with your new overseas venture. Then you hit a problem. If the worst happens and you have to go to Court, where would you prefer to be? In Australia, or an overseas country where you are not familiar with the laws or possibly the language?
In an international contract negotiation it is important to choose how and where disputes will be decided, and for this to be reflected clearly in the contract.