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Making Commercial Law: Essays in Honour of Roy Goode

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Edited by: Ross Cranston

ISBN13: 9780198260813
ISBN: 0198260814
Published: June 1997
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £89.00



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This is a collection of essays written in honour of Roy Goode, the Norton Rose Professor of English Law at Oxford, and highly esteemed commercial law scholar. The essayists are themselves a distinguished international group of the world's most distinguished commercial lawyers.

The topics covered include international contracts and sales, credit and security, and commercial arbitration. This is a truly international collection which will be of great interest to scholars of commercial law world-wide, and to practitioners working in the areas of finance and international banking.

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Subjects:
Commercial Law
Contents:
PRELIMS
Foreword by Lord Goff
Professor Roy Goode
Lord Bingham
Royston Miles Goode: A Biographical Sketch
Ross Cranston
Roy Goode and Queen Mary College
Graham Zellick
List of Contributors
CONTENTS
1. The Legacy of History on German Contract Law
Gerhard Dannemann and Basil Markesinis
2. Comparative Financial Law: A Classification of the Worlds' Jurisdictions
Philip R Wood
3. The UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts and the Principles of European Contract Law: A Comparison
4. Eight Principles of European Contract Law
Ole Lando
5. Harmonization of Private Laws in Federal Systems of Government: Canada, the USA, and Australia
Jacob S Ziegel
6. Linked Contracts
Jan Hellner
7. Breach of Contract and Recoverable Losses
Jan Ramberg
8. Local Authorities and Swaps: Undermining the Market?
Ewan McKendrick
9. The Necessity of a Unitary Law of Tracing
Peter Birks
10. When is an Agent's Authority Irrevocable?
F M B Reynolds
11. The Bifocal World of International Sales: Vienna and Non-Vienna
Michael G Bridge
12. 'Banking Law' in the Twenty-First Century: The Dynamics of International Regulatory Convergence
Joseph L Norton
13. Liability for Foreign Branch Deposits in English law
William Blair
14. Banking Networks
Ross Cranston
15. The 'Best Practices' Approach to the Uniformity of International Commercial Law: the UCP 500 and the NAFTA Implementation Experience
Boris Kozolchyk
16. Models-Based Regulation of bank Capital
Hal S Scott
17. Juggling with Norms: the Conflict Between Collective and Individual Rights Under Insolvency Law
Ian S Fletcher
18. Universal Participation in Transnational Bankruptcies
Jay Lawrence Westbrook
19. Some Observations on the Law Relating to Preferences
D D Prentice
20. Commercial Morality and Public Policy as 'Principles' of Corporate Insolvency Law
Roman Tomasic
21. Changes to Personal Property Security Law in Italy: A Comparative and Functional Approach
Guido Ferrarini
22. The Internationalization of Secured Financing Law: the Spreading Influence of the Concepts UCC, Article 9 and its Progeny
Ronald C C Cuming
23. The Protection of Commercial Interests Under the European Convention on Human Rights
Peter Duffy
24. Interest on Money Awards in International Arbitration
Julian D M Lew
Roy Goode Publications 1962-1996
Index