What is the Impact of the Pandemic on Contract Performance, and How Can We Manage our Contractors in this Environment?
The COVID-19 novel coronavirus outbreak has turned into an extraordinary global crisis, causing distress and chaos in many parts of life. The disease itself - and the dramatic measures that governments around the world have taken to get the pandemic under control â€“ are unprecedented.
One particular field affected is in the world of commercial contracts. Contract Performance â€“ whether in construction, service delivery or many other areas, has become very difficult or even impossible. The disease is causing large numbers of people to self-isolate. Companies are laying off staff. Governments are locking down their economies, restricting or preventing the operation of businesses, the provision of transport and access to premises.
In this one-hour webinar, ICL Senior Consultant, Nic Gildenhuys, will examine how companies should respond when their suppliers seek the protection of the doctrine of Force Majeure to excuse their contractual non-performance â€“ or when they themselves are challenged to perform their own contract obligations as a result of the pandemic.
This webinar will feature:
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