Business Contracts in the Age of COVID-19

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Location: Online Webinar

Cost: FREE

Register: Here

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a severe economic toll on small businesses and nonprofit organizations. The Law Library has partnered with San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program, Inc. to provide a webinar for small business owners and non-profit agencies discussing how the pandemic may affect the their existing contractual obligations and strategies for negotiating and drafting future contracts during these challenging times. The webinar will address performance obligations, force majeure clauses, cancellation and termination, payment provisions, amendment terms, liability, and more.

Speaker Namita Thakker is an Associate at Clerkin, Sinclair & Mahfouz, LLP. She has both firm and in-house experience as a transactional attorney, focusing on commercial and business matters. She has drafted and negotiated contracts in a variety of contexts, including for small businesses. She received her JD from the University of California, Irvine School of Law, and her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania.

This webinar is part of our series of free community education classes. Since the  physical locations of the library closed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have transitioned our classes online as webinars. These courses have been in high demand, and spaces fill up quickly. So, please, sign up now to reserve your spot. You will receive an email with your login information after registering for the event.

This webinar is just one of the many resources that we have made available to help you with you legal education during the COVID-19 crisis. Check out our ClassesLegal Databases, and COVID-19 Legal Issues pages for more information! If you have any questions about our webinars or accessing our legal databases, please contact us via email or telephone for more information or assistance.