However, if the extension is of significant value or duration, we recommend completing a contract review report (379 KB). Be discreet about factors that require further analysis. If you complete a review of the extension, you must consider what was changed in the previous audit. Did you make any changes to the contract during an initial review or mid-term review? Ensure that participants are informed of past changes during renewal reviews. The process of reviewing your contract can be beneficial because it can provide an overview of the areas to be addressed. Many leases require the taker to notify the extension in writing on a given date before the original contract expires. For example, if the lease expires on the last day of June, the lessor may require the lessor to notify the lessor of the extension before the end of April (two months` notice). If no notification is given, the landlord can start looking for another tenant who will move in on July 1 after the end of the original contract. Twin Metals, a U.S. mining conglomerate, has signed several, self-renewal mineral leases with the U.S. federal government. One of them allows the conglomerate to recover copper and other metals from The Upper Minnesota National Forest. In 2016, the U.S. Department of Agriculture identified concerns about environmental damage in the Upper National Forest as a result of mining. As a result, a call was made for a ban on mining practices in the "234,000 hectares" of the Upper National Forest land for "20 years". The existence of the clause, however, allowed Twin Metals to take legal retaliatory measures against the decision.  The Illinois Automatic Contract Renewal Act (815 ILCS 601/1) emphasizes the transparency of contracts, "if this contract is automatically renewed, unless the consumer terminates the clear and striking disclosure agreement of the automatic renewal clause in the contract, including the retraction procedure, and informs the customer of the renewal of the contract: "The consumer is informed in writing, in accordance with the automatic renewal clause provided by the automatic renewal clause, no less than 30 days and more than 60 days before the expiry of the withdrawal period," as is the case for organizations that apply this clause in their contracts. The applicability of the law does not apply to "business-to-business contracts" or "banks, trust companies, savings and credit associations, savings banks or credit unions that hold a license or organization under the laws of a state or the United States, or a foreign bank that owns a branch or agency that is licensed or organized in accordance with the laws of a U.S. state or subsidiary of that company."  If you need assistance in determining whether the renewal or renewal of a contract is warranted, you should contact the following people for assistance: Commercial contracts in the leasing, digital media, insurance, telecommunications and fitness sectors often include the always green clause of their contractual terms. The automatic renewal clause becomes an economically viable option in the event of a renewal of the contract. In the case of companies that enter into contracts for a period of time, termination of the contract is the most optimal decision that the reasonable consumer will probably make, since the contract itself would no longer exist at no cost.