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Jack: Documentary Credits: The Law and Practice including Standby Credits and Demand Guarantees 4th ed

ISBN13: 9781845923471
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406916349
Published: March 2009
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £260.00

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This practical work offers a lucid and comprehensive account of the workings of documentary credits in the context of English law and under international banking practice as applied in England.

Written from the perspective of banking practices as well as the law, the text fully considers the Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits 600, as well as a full review of the body of case law on the UCPDC 500.

Commercial Law, International Trade, Banking and Finance
Chapter 1: Introduction to Documentary Credits and to the Uniforms Customs
Chapter 2: Types or Categorisations of Documentary Credits
Chapter 3: Buyer and Seller (Applicant and Beneficiary
Chapter 4: The Applicant and the Issuing Bank
Chapter 5: The Contracts of the Issuing Bank and the Confirming Bank with the Seller
Chapter 6: The Correspondent Bank
Chapter 7: The Collecting Bank and the Negotiation Bank
Chapter 8: The Documents and their Examination
Chapter 9: Fraud and Injunctions
Chapter 10: Transfer and Assignment
Chapter 11: The Bank's Security
Chapter 12: Standby Credits, and Demand Guarantees and Bonds
Chapter 13: Conflict of Law, Illegality and Exchange Control, Sovereign Immunity
Chapter 14: Electronic Credits
Appendix 1: ICC Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits 600
Appendix 2: ICC Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits 500
Appendix 3: International Standard Banking Practice 681
Appendix 4: The International Standby Practices - ISP98
Appendix 5: Issue of documentary credit on SWIFT form MT700