Massimo D'Angelo will speak on a CLE titled, "COVID-19 Force Majeure Legal Developments," presented by the Federal Bar Association and accredited by MyLawCLE. The lecture will provide the history of force majeure law from its early beginnings under common law and will trace its development through modern times. The presentation will also discuss other closely related legal principles such as Acts of God, impossibility, impracticability, and frustration of purpose. In addition, business interruption coverage will be covered, along with an in-depth discussion on what triggers direct physical loss and how these determinations vary in different jurisdictions.
Key topics to be discussed, include:
- History of Force Majeure Law
- Business Interruption Coverage
- What triggers direct physical loss