Stephen Goldie, Jared Oyston and Ross Campbell discuss the doctrines of force majeure and frustration.

This session will cover:

  • An overview of the doctrines of force majeure and frustration in Scottish and English contract law
  • Key issues parties need to bear in mind when considering the application of these doctrines
  • Insights into the application of these doctrines in the COVID-19 environment

Force majeure and frustration

Contributors

Stephen Goldie

Head of Litigation & Partner

Jared Oyston

Partner

Ross Campbell

Senior Associate