General Boilerplate Clause / Term

Force Majeure

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This document includes different forms of force majeure clauses for reference. Force Majeure means in relation to either party, any circumstances beyond the reasonable control of that party.

A force majeure event includes but not is limited to any strike, lockout or other forms of industrial action, accidents, fires, explosion, failure of equipment or machinery, delays in transportations, war, civil commotions, riots, sabotage, epidemic, applicable legislation and regulations thereunder, interruptions by government.

How to use this Document?

You should pick the most appropriate force majeure clause for your contract. There are various forms to choose from, e.g. a one-paragraph simple form, requiring notification by the affected party, exclusion of payment obligations, a separate definition for force majeure, and a comprehensive long-form. 

Please pick the correct form and paste it into your agreement. You can also create your own version by combining sections from different force majeure clauses to tailor one that is most appropriate for your needs.

How to Tailor the Document for Your Need?

  1. Click “Create Document” button and fill in any additional information by following the step-by-step guide on the left-hand side of the preview document and click the “Next” button.

  2. When you are done, click the “Get Document” button and you can download the document in Word or PDF format.

  3. Please get all parties to review the document carefully and make any final modifications to ensure that the details are correct before signing the document. Each party should have a copy of the executed document.

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Agreements / contracts


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