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Penny Pittman Cobey Comments on California Approach to Force Majeure Clauses

News / April 22, 2020

Counsel Penny Pittman Cobey is quoted in an article published April 21, 2020, by Law360. The article, “How Courts May Handle Real Estate Force Majeure Suits,” discusses anticipated litigation over force majeure clauses in real estate contracts and how interpretation of those clauses is likely to vary by state.

Cobey notes that “California takes a relatively liberal approach to the question of force majeure. That is actually backed up by various provisions in the California Civil Code.”

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