COVID-19 Disruption Terms

During 2020, we developed terms to address Covid-19: a clause that lets the customer suspend professional services and provides a procedure to restart. It looks like we’re not out of the woods yet (Delta variant, etc.), so those sorts of terms deserve a look. The clause below goes beyond force majeure by providing procedures for […]

Add “Epidemics” to Force Majeure

Some courts won’t enforce a force majeure clause without specifics. They want to see “hurricane” specifically listed as force majeure if you claim a hurricane excuses performance. So heed the coronavirus’ warning and check your standard contracts (and any you’re currently negotiating). Do they list “epidemics”? If not, add it. And while you’re at it, […]