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COVID-19: Force Majeure Clauses in Business Agreements

Learn about force majeure clauses, and why context is important in interpreting how it might apply to your commercial contracts. Presented by Cameron Hughes and Richard Stobbe, this webinar will review the concept of “frustration” of contracts, triggering events, and notice requirements.

  • Force majeure clauses: a quick refresher and some examples
  • What is the result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the expected behaviour of contracting parties
  • War stories from Canadian case law 

Original Broadcast: March 31, 2020


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