2nd Edition

Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract

ISBN 9781850448198
Published February 14, 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge
404 Pages

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Book Description

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

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