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Documentary Credits: Law and Practice


ISBN13: 9781843114284
To be Published: June 2018
Publisher: Informa Law from Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £220.00



Documentary Credits: Law and Practice is an authoritative text dealing with the law relating to documentary credits in both an English and international context.

This new book provides:

  • practical information on the law of documentary credits

  • a detailed examination of the fundamental concepts of the documentary credit regime including:
    • the principle of autonomy
    • the doctrine of strict compliance
    • the ‘fraud exception’

  • critical analysis of the English position by reference to decisions of other jurisdictions
Whilst concentrating on the most common forms of documentary credit governed by the UCP 500 such as letter of credits and standby letters of credit, this book also covers other forms such as demand guarantee bonds.

A distinctive feature of this book is its comparative law element. It draws heavily upon the decisions of other jurisdictions (both common law and civil law) to highlight the benefits of alternative solutions to the ones favoured by the English courts and to consider problem areas identified by other jurisdictions.

Subjects:
Banking and Finance
Contents:
Chapter 1 - Introduction to documentary credits
Chapter 2 - The uniform customs and practices for documentary credits
Chapter 3 - Classification of letters of credit
Chapter 4 - Relationship between applicant and beneficiary
Chapter 5 - Relationship between applicant and issuing bank
Chapter 6 - Relationship between the issuing bank and beneficiary
Chapter 7 - The correspondent bank
Chapter 8 - The collecting bank and the negotiating bank
Chapter 9 - The tender and examination of documents under credit
Chapter 10 - The principle of autonomy and its limits
Chapter 11 - Transfer of credits and assignment on proceeds
Chapter 12 - The bank's security
Chapter 13 - Default undertakings: standby letters of credit,performance bonds and first demand guarantees
Chapter 14 - The conflict of laws in documentary credit transactions

Series: Lloyd's Commercial Law Library

Commercial Agents and the Law 2nd ed ISBN 9780415741804
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Rules of Evidence in International Arbitration: An Annotated Guide 2nd ed ISBN 9781138674738
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Conduct and Pay in the Financial Services Industry: The Regulation of Individuals ISBN 9781138680876
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International Commercial Sales: The Sale of Goods on Shipment Terms ISBN 9780415702829
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Vitiation of Contractual Consent ISBN 9781843118145
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Foreign Currency: Claims, Judgments and Damages ISBN 9781843118138
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Deceit: The Lie of the Law ISBN 9781843117957
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Freezing and Search Orders 4th ed ISBN 9781843115267
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Commercial Agents and the Law ISBN 9781843113270
Published December 2005
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£250.00
Arbitration Law ISBN 9781843113744
Published December 2004
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Directives: Rights and Remedies in English and Community Law ISBN 9781843110217
Published June 2001
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Sale of Goods ISBN 9781859783054
Published November 2000
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£265.00
Privity of Contract: The Impact of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 ISBN 9781859785980
Published June 2000
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£330.00
Lex Mercatoria: Essays on International Commercial Law in Honour of Francis Reynolds
Edited by: Francis Rose
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Published June 2000
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Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract 2nd ed (eBook) ISBN 9781317908807
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Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract 2nd ed ISBN 9781850448198
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