Mazars and RBCC webinar: Force majeure and its impact on businesses

On June 17, we held a webinar jointly with the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce on force majeure and its effects on business.

Elvira Danilova, Legal Manager at Mazars, thoroughly reviewed the practice of applying the provisions on force majeure circumstances in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, in particular, describing force majeure criteria in the Russian legislation, circumstances that are not recognized to be force majeure, the first court cases where influence of coronavirus was considered.

The webinar was attended by representatives of companies from Russia and the UK, including our clients and colleagues from other international firms. The online event concluded with a Q&A session. If you have any further questions related to this topic, please contact us by email We will be happy to help you.