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Breach of Contract vs. Force Majeure – Economic Impact Analysis

Michael Fahlman

April 15, 2020

The current global business environment is unique. Businesses around the world are evaluating whether and when to intentionally underperform—or not perform at all—on a contract and are then seeking protection under a force majeure defense. Authorities have issued or are considering issuing force majeure “certificates” to provide a company a potential shelter from litigation. However, such a hall pass is just the starting point. Regardless of whether a company receives a pass, there are many economic considerations for a force majeure event.

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