Our member law firm Hugill & IP in HongKong published a new article: Commercial Contracts and the Importance of the Force Majeure Clause: 

The outbreak of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus has dramatically affected day to day operations and business dealings around the world.

It is a global pandemic and Hong Kong, like the rest of the world, is feeling the effects of this unprecedented event. These effects are further exacerbated by the fact that Hong Kong experienced some of the worst civil unrest it has seen, in the months leading up to the outbreak.

You can read the full article here