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LIDW21

Force majeure, frustration and illegality – rescue remedies for a pandemic?

11 May 2021 | 09:00-10:00
London International Disputes Week

Hosts

3VB and Stevens & Bolton LLP

What this session will cover

A discussion on the role that force majeure, frustration and English and non-English law illegality might play in relation to commercial contracts affected by the Covid-19 pandemic:

  • Development of the doctrines pre-Covid
  • Practical considerations for arguing them
  • Consequences – suspension vs. cancellation
  • Their likely impact in the current crisis
  • Covid-driven development potential
  • International perspectives

Please click here to register for this event.