Force majeure

Force majeure. According to senior 202 of the Civil code of the Russian Federation, - emergency and unavoidable circumstance.

That is fact, superior to the power of human possibilities that could possibly be confronted with and which were not fulfilled the terms of the contract.

In state and municipal procurement, the term is used in two cases: firstly, the conditions of force majeure are included in the contract by results of carrying out purchase and secondly, in accordance with senior 55 of the Federal law № 94-FZ, subject to the occurrence of force majeure, Customers have the right to conclude contracts on special conditions.