John C. Sciaccotta Presenting "Force Majeure Clauses and the COVID-19 Outbreak: What Are the Pressing Legal Issues?"


On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, John C. Sciaccotta will present “Force Majeure Clauses and the COVID-19 Outbreak: What Are the Pressing Legal Issues?”

Presented by the Chicago Bar Association, this live Webcast will take place from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. Central time.

Attendees of the webcast will learn whether the language of the Force Majeure Clause may excuse performance under a contract. The need to carefully review the provision as drafted will be examined and the legal consequences of the contractual language will be explored.

The presentation will be available via on demand video approximately 10 days after the live viewing.


This webcast qualifies for 0.75 IL MCLE Credit


CLICK HERE to register or call 312-554-2056

Program Cost

  • CBA Member: $0
  • Non-member: $25

About John C. Sciaccotta

John has nearly 35 years of trial and litigation experience advocating for clients in complex civil litigation, arbitration, mediation and business counseling matters, with a special emphasis on complex civil trial and appellate cases brought in federal and state courts and tribunals throughout the United States. John represents publicly and privately held domestic and foreign business entities, lenders, employers, municipalities, government bodies and individuals in transactional matters and disputes. He is a Co-Founder and Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Business Divorce and Complex Ownership Disputes Committee.

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