COVID-19: Force Majeure, Impossibility
and Frustration of Purpose
ABA Section of Litigation
Real Estate, Condemnation, & Trust Committee
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
9:00-10:00 AM PT | 10:00-11:00 AM MT |
11:00 AM-12:00 PM CT | 12:00-1:00 PM ET
As novel coronavirus has become a global pandemic, it has caused a ripple effect to businesses worldwide. This roundtable explores the contractual issues, in both real estate and generally, and whether parties can invoke force majeure clauses, impossibility and frustration of purpose. The roundtable will be presented by four attorneys, David Marmins of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, Matthew Wilson of Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, and Hal Beerman and Howard Jeruchimowitz of Greenberg Traurig who confront these issues daily.