The COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative effect on contracts and commercial  leases, preventing or slowing performance and upending the expectations of contracting parties. In many cases both parties have suffered losses. There are many pathways to settlement in these matters which can be resolved by applying principles in the doctrines of force majeure, impossibility, impracticability, commercial frustration of purpose, and material adverse change or effect clauses. A PDF copy of this article can be found at this link and attached: https://buff.ly/2Uq1bvt

 

Frank Burke, Esq.

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