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Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract

2nd Edition

By Ewan McKendrick

Informa Law from Routledge

404 pages

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This updated edition includes an examination of force majeure in French law, the drafting of force majeure clauses, its usage in shipbuilding contracts, and the application of commercial impracticality under article 2-165 of the Uniform Commercial Code.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction and Interrelationship Chapter 2 The Drafting of Force Majeure Clauses Chapter 3 Frustration, Force Majeure and Shipping Law Chapter 4 Applying the Principles - Industrial Action and Building Contracts Chapter 5 Frustration, Remedies and Re-Appraisal Chapter 6 International and Comparative Aspects

About the Author

Ewan McKendrick is a Barrister of Gray's Inn, and a Professor of English Private Law at the University of Oxford, UK.

About the Series

Lloyd's Commercial Law Library

In this series you will find expert commentary and analysis on wide-ranging aspects of commercial law including commercial agents, the law of deceit, and financial crisis management. All the titles are dedicated to meeting the needs of commercial law specialists.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General
LAW / Commercial / General
LAW / Contracts