Impossibility, Impracticability and Unforeseen Circumstances

13 Pages Posted: 21 Apr 2020

Date Written: March 25, 2020

Abstract

This brief comparative primer gives an overview of the doctrines of impossibility, impracticability and unforeseen circumstances.

Keywords: frustration, impracticability, force majeure, impossibility

JEL Classification: K12

Suggested Citation

Van Boom, Willem H., Impossibility, Impracticability and Unforeseen Circumstances (March 25, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3561025 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3561025

Willem H. Van Boom (Contact Author)

Leiden Law School ( email )

P.O. Box 9520
2300 RA Leiden, NL-2300RA
Netherlands

HOME PAGE: http://www.professorvanboom.eu

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