During the Coronavirus lockdown, research showed, perhaps unsurprisingly, that the volume of new court claims filed in the commercial courts fell by 50 per cent in the run-up to Easter compared with the same time last year. So where have all the disputes gone?
They certainly haven’t gone away for good. In fact it is predicted that there will be a rush in legal claims connected to coronavirus in the months and years after the outbreak, including disputes over so-called force majeure clauses that enable companies to default on contracts.
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