Force Majeure in UK Law

    • Nbr. 44-3, May 1981
    • The Modern Law Review
    ...... intervention to avoid a contract pursuant to a force majeure clause and to the effect of force majeure on the ......
  • Contracts for Public Works in Spanish Law : Practical Aspects
    • Nbr. 27-4, December 1961
    • International Review of Administrative Sciences
    ...... and fails to distinguish, as does French Law, bet- ween force majeure, suiitions impre’vues, fait du prince, and imprévision. ......
  • Frustration of purpose and the French Contract Law reform
    • Nbr. 25-3, June 2018
    • Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law
    Frustration of purpose remains one of the most ill-defined concepts in the English law of contracts. The same problem has also recently attracted the attention of the French legislature in its mode...
    ...... speaking one should define such a case as the instance of force majeure – impossible performance. 7 In this article, the analysis is as ......
  • Comment: Risk Allocation Norms of Civil Construction Contracts in Ethiopia
    • Nbr. 11-2, July 2017
    • Mizan Law Review
    • Yohannes Eneyew Ayalew
    • Yohannes Eneyew Ayalew, NFP Fellow in International Human Rights Law at Faculty of Law ( University of Groningen, The Netherlands); LL.M (Addis Ababa University) and LL.B (Wollo University). Formerly served as Lecturer and Head of School of Law at Samara University. E-mail: <>.
    • 440-456
    Risk is any uncertainty in an industry including the construction sector. Claims and disputes arise when risks occur in construction projects. This comment discusses risk allocation under Ethiopian...
    ...... or amendment in legislations after the project contract enters into force, will be the responsibility of the employer. 29 Under the Civil Code of ... and responsibility), Clause 18 (insurance) and Clause 19 ( force majeure ). Traditionally, the allocation of risks in construction contracts is ......
  • Partnership or Dependency? The Politics of Lomé
    • Nbr. 2-2, October 1982
    • Politics
    ...... most comprehensive and accompl ished form of 'attack force' on poverty and underdevelopment"3. of the birth of a ... issue of force majeure. Under the terms of the Protocol, ACP producers were The ......
  • Aspects pratiques des marchés de travaux publics en droit espagnol
    • Nbr. 27-4, December 1961
    • International Review of Administrative Sciences
    ......Il est donc evident qu’on ne se trouve pas forcement en presence d’un marche de tra- vaux publics toutes les fois ... travaux sont interrompus par suite d’un cas de force majeure, « car a defaut d’une d6- claration consensuelle en sens ......
    • Vol. 25 Nbr. 3, October 2020
    • Art Antiquity & Law
    • Redmond-Cooper, Ruth
    ......, among which were numerous works of art seized by the occupying forces in the various places in which they had been stored. . Rene Gimpel's ... convient, compte tenu de ces circonstances caracterisant la force majeure, de se fonder, pour rapporter la preuve de la propriete des tableaux ......
  • Book Review: Compensation for Personal Injury in a Comparative Perspective, Tort and Insurance Law
    • Nbr. 10-4, December 2003
    • Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law
    ......14 In most countries liability is excluded in case of force majeure , but this defence is in some cases not allowed. E.g. rules on ......
  • The Principles of European Contract Law, a Review Essay
    • Nbr. 3-1, March 1996
    • Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law
    ...... 1.102 15 , the binding force of usages and practices: art. 1.103 16 ; and the meaning of terms art. ... Unidroit Principles, Dietrich Maskow, 'Hardship and Force Majeure', 40 American Journal of Comparative Law (1992),657. 37. See on ......
  • The Political Economy of Soviet-Israeli Oil Relations, 1948 - 1967
    • Nbr. 5-4, October 1976
    • International Relations
    There have been several excellent studies of Soviet-Israeli relations but the role of oil has received almost no scholarly attention. This is due primarily to the paucity of published material on t...
    ...... Soviet encouragement, even supplied arms for the Israeli forces.~ 1 The Soviet government had historically opposed the basic ... accordance with the international legal principle of force majeure. Delek’s reply of November 12 maintained that Soiuznefteeksport ......
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