This article examines whether the impact of COVID-19 pandemic may constitute a force majeure event under Greek law perspective and if so, how it may affect the performance of contractual obligations in the Greek jurisdiction
As demand for energy and commodities continues to grow and sustainable resources come into focus, we work in partnership with our clients to deliver innovative solutions to the toughest business challenges.
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This article discusses the impact of the coronavirus on the German renewables industry, including falling market prices and its effects, tender proceedings and the movement of technical staff.
Germany has implemented measures to support businesses struggling from the effects of the COVID-19 epidemic. This includes a protective financial shield as well as changes to German civil and insolvency law.