MIAMI – JUNE 09, 2020 – Civil litigation defense firm, Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy & Ford P.A., worked with USLAW NETWORK member firms to generate a highly-detailed, multi-state compendium of law with resources on relevant considerations with respect to invoking “force majeure” clauses in contracts in light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Wicker Smith attorneys, Michael R. D’Lugo and Hadley H. Mann, specifically contributed memorandums on force majeure in the states of Florida and Georgia.
The writings linked below provide provisions potentially available to clients listed by state, including the requirements of obtaining relief, scope of relief, and other considerations:
- USLAW NETWORK Force Majeure Law Compendium By State
- State of Florida Force Majeure Law Compendium, By Michael R. D’Lugo
- State of Georgia Force Majeure Law Compendium, By Hadley H. Mann
Wicker Smith has been an active member firm of USLAW NETWORK, INC. for years. USLAW is an international organization composed of more than 60 independent, full practice firms with roots in civil litigation, including more than 6,000 attorneys across the U.S., Canada, Latin America and Asia, and with affiliations with TELFA in Europe. USLAW is comprised of highly rated law firms that are part of the NETWORK by invitation only. Member firms undergo a rigorous review process to insure outstanding quality of lawyers throughout the USLAW NETWORK. USLAW firms are experienced in commercial and business law, employment and labor law, litigation and other business-related areas of law. All firms have substantial trial experience. USLAW member firms provide legal representation to major corporations, insurance companies, and large and small businesses alike.