Key takeaways from the briefing can be accessed here.
With African governments increasingly taking strong actions to impede the spread of the COVID-19 virus, including a number of jurisdictions imposing full lockdowns, a few of our seniors lawyers and advisors on Africa outline considerations and guidance that businesses should have top of mind during this difficult time.
Cross-cutting issues that have been addressed in the briefing include:
§ Force Majeure/Change in Law;
§ Navigating financing and commercial agreements;
§ Insurance considerations; and
§ Public policy considerations.
This post can also be found on CovAfrica, the firm’s blog on legal, regulatory, political and economic developments in Africa.