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force majeure contract
Contract Law

COVID-19: Quick, Get Me That Contract To Look At!

As a pandemic spreads across the world and millions of people struggle to adjust to a new norm, one of the last things people are focussing on may be how their contracts may be affected by this unprecedented disruption of daily life. This is exactly what the oft overlooked force majeure clause was designed for. Now seems to be as good a time as any to look at what, exactly, a force majeure clause is.