05/12 Take it or leave it and Economic Duress

Commodities in Focus briefing note

A problem frequently faced in turbulent markets is that of a guilty contracting party threatening to breach, or actually breaching, a contract with an innocent contracting party. Where performance of the contract is critical to enable the innocent party to mitigate and protect against losses (or, indeed, where the innocent party needs to maintain its reputation), this problem is exacerbated. To find out more download our briefing note.

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