The events of September 11, 2001, have dramatically affected the peace of our society. Our nation is joined in an expression of shock, grief, and renewed patriotism. Our day-to-day activities seem small in comparison, but those everyday activities must go on. In this spirit, there is a new appreciation of force majeure provisions in hotel and convention center contracts.
A force majeure or termination provision addresses conditions under which a party may terminate an agreement withou