“COVID-19 and credit: force majeure and ensuing burden”

Fecha: 6 of may of 2020

Hora: 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Lugar: Plataforma Virtual Zoom

The Externado de Colombia Financial and Securities Exchange Law Department and its Research Center, the Financial Law and Stock Exchange Observatory, invite the general public to its next Center for Studies in Financial Law –CEDEF.

This event, on May 6, 2020, will be transmitted through the Zoom platform.

The meeting aims to analyze the implications generated by the COVID-19 pandemic in contractual credit matters. In particular, those relating to the existence, or not, of a cause for debtors’ exemption of liability for late payments to financial institutions, as well as the possible implications such situation could generate in terms of credit risk.


Installation – 7:30 am – 7:45 am

Dr. Luis Fernando López Roca – Director, Financial and Securities Exchange Law Department

7:45 am – 8:15 am

Dr. José Manuel Gómez – Legal Vice President, Asobancaria

8:15 am – 8:45 am

Dr. Jorge Alberto Padilla – Professor,  Externado de Colombia University

8:45 am – 9:00 am

Comments – Dr. Maximiliano Rodríguez Fernández – Professor, Externado de Colombia University