Courts unlikely to interfere on force majeure basis, says Abhishek Singhvi

Courts unlikely to interfere on force majeure basis, says Abhishek Singhvi

Declaration of force majeure by companies and individuals to seek rent waivers or delay other payment obligations amid the Covid-19 lockdown is unlikely to be readily accepted by Indian courts, former additional solicitor general and Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi tells Mohit Bhalla. Edited excerpts: Whatever I am saying is based on 400-year-old English and 70-year-old […]