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ISBN: 9781552213056-14

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From: Law of Contracts, 2/e


Discussion of the doctrine allowing an excuse for non-performance to a party whose ability to perform has been compromised by supervening events occurring after formation of the agreement.



John McCamus

John D. McCamus, BA, MA, LLB, LLM, LSM, LLD (Hon), FRSC, is a professor of law and university professor at the Osgoode Hall Law School of York University, a faculty which he served as dean from 1982 to 1987. He is a member of the Ontario Bar. Prior to joining the faculty at Osgoode, he spent a year as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada for Chief Justice Laskin.