Posted on October 22, 2017

Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners is organizing a legal forum titled Force Majeure and the Gulf Crisis in collaboration with Thani Bin Ali Al Thani Law Firm, Ola Management Consultant, Qatar University, and the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, that will take place Wednesday the 25th of October at 10:30 at the Hilton hotel in Doha.

The legal principle of force majeure refers to unforeseeable circumstances that prevent a party to a contract from fulfilling their contractual obligations. The legal forum will be moderated by Sheikh Dr Thani Bin Ali Bin Saud Al-Thani with expert speakers from Qatar University, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Ola Management Consultancy, and Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners presenting. The experts will discuss the academic perspectives and case precedents related to the principle of force majeure and its application in FIDIC contracts and international law.