Withdrawal from negotiations following Covid-19 outbreak: pre-contractual liability?
28 April 2020

The series of in-depth analyses dedicated to investment funds and portfolio companies continues.

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced many to rethink their investment choices and some to walk away from the negotiation table – on the assumption that withdrawal will not bring repercussions.

What are the obligations and what are the consequences for violating them? And can the Covid-19 emergency justify withdrawing from negotiations?

If you would like answers to these and other pressing questions, email covid19@belex.com  for a copy of the conclusions reached by our Private Equity Focus Team, in coordination with the Covid-19 Task Force.