Force Majeure & Commercial Contracts

Date: March 12, 2020

Publication: Bloomberg Law

Force majeure clauses routinely appear in commercial contracts and provide for a defense to liability when a specified event occurs that is beyond the control of the parties and which prevents or delays performance. Matthew Ridings and Jennifer Roach discuss the importance of giving these clauses more careful consideration in relation to the COVID-19 virus in an article published by Bloomberg. Read more.