Gatekeeper Contract and Vendor Management Glossary

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Recitals

A Recital is an introductory, non-operative section in a Contract that identifies the Parties and their intentions in respect of the contract.

It is similar to Preamble

A recital can also be related to: 

  • Context and background
  • Compliance requirements
  • Transaction structures.