This article looks at possible implications of COVID on contracts, force majeure clauses and the doctrine of frustration.
In light of the global COVID-19 crisis, on March 13, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an order providing a temporary exemption from certain filing
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The significant impact of COVID-19 has been felt globally and as the situation evolves Canadian and global business leaders must be prepared to deal with a range of scenarios.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Voici le deuxième article de la série qui met en évidence et compare divers points de négociation abordés dans les dernières éditions de deux études publiées par l'American Bar Association, à savoir
Pallett Valo LLP
With COVID-19 upending lives and business, one question on people's minds is likely to include whether they have to honour their contractual arrangements.
Miller Thomson LLP
The consequences of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), which was declared a worldwide pandemic last week by the World Health Organization, can already be seen on the global economic stage.
Alors que les ménages français commencent à s'organiser, les entreprises françaises cherchent à se prémunir contre les effets financiers dévastateurs du Covid-19.
While French households are beginning to organize themselves, French companies are seeking to protect themselves against the devastating financial effects of Covid-19.
Khaitan & Co
In view of the travel restrictions notified by the Government of India due to COVID – 19 outbreaks, many shareholders and directors of Indian companies are increasingly concerned about
In our news alert published last week, we had discussed some much-needed exemptions granted by SEBI to listed companies grappling with the disruption caused by the outbreak of COVID 19.
In view of the prevailing threat due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the MCA has taken the following steps to help corporates adapt to the prevailing restrictions issued by the central and state governments.
Brooks & Knights
The COVID-19 pandemic is becoming one of the most serious threats to global markets and international trade seen in recent times.
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
The 2017 Deloitte Africa Private Equity Confidence Survey established that Kenya and Nigeria are the top investment gateways to East and West African regions.
Over the last few days, we have been inundated with information. This, of course, fuelled by panic in the absence of vetting sources of information, we have been exposed to a flood of advice and information.
Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
The Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (the "Code"), generally requires annual information reporting of a U.S. person's contributions to, ownership of, and distributions from, foreign trusts.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.
Because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, businesses are facing unprecedented supply chain uncertainty.
Groom Law Group
As concerns over COVID-19 in the U.S. have escalated and additional steps to combat it have been announced by federal, state and local authorities, Groom remains committed to delivering
The heads of the SEC Enforcement Division, in remarks today, reminded market participants of the need to keep a close eye on the persons that may have material nonpublic information.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
With respect to lender performance obligations (including to fund advances) under a New York law governed credit agreement, the COVID-19 crisis raises a question as to whether lenders may invoke force majeure...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
In an Order dated March 13, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission offered an exemption to investment advisers that are confronting COVID-19-related disruptions with respect to certain filing obligations.