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35 Years CISG and Beyond

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Edited by: Ingeborg Schwenzer

ISBN13: 9789462366244
Published: November 2015
Publisher: Eleven International Publishing
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Hardback
Price: £83.00

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This book contains the presentations given at the conference 35 Years CISG and Beyond, hosted by the University of Basel, SVIR/SSDI (Swiss Association for International Law) and UNCITRAL on 29 and 30 January 2015. The Conference focused on open issues in regard to the CISG's application and on any possible further harmonization and unification of contract law. Speakers at the Conference included the world's leading scholars on the CISG and comparative law, among them the members and rapporteurs of the CISG Advisory Council.

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International Trade
Part I Economic Analysis of the CISG
1. Saving Transaction Costs
2. Choice of Law in Practice - A Global Empirical Survey

Part II The Decline of Reservations
3. Reservations and the CISG: The Borderland of Uniform International Sales Law and Treaty Law after 35 Years
4. Reservations, the Case of the Scandinavian Countries
5. The Reservation from the Freedom of Form Principle of the CISG: The Case of Russia
6. The Application of the CISG in International Commercial Arbitration in China

Part III Extending the CISG
7. Extending the Scope of the 1980 Vienna Convention on the International Sale of Goods to Framework Distribution Contracts
8. Natural Gas and the CISG
9. The CISG and Statute of Limitations
10. Control of Unfair Standard Terms in International Commercial Contracts
11. CISG and the Default Interest Rate in Arbitration

Part IV CISG, State Action and Regionalisation
12. Do We Really Need Special Provisions for Business-to-Consumer Sales?
13. Application of theCISGto International Government Procurement of Goods
14. OHADA and CISG: Alternatives or Complementary Instruments?
15. Harmonization in the European Union
16. Contract Law in Latin America: Building of a 'Latin American' Ius Commune on Contract Law

Part V CISG and Fair Contract Law
17. The Politics of Fairness in CISG
18. The CISG - A Secret Weapon in the Fight for a Fairer World?
19. International Fair Trade (Fair Trade in International Contracts and Ethical Standard)
20. Beyond CISG: Agricultural Production under Contract
21. The Future of Contract Law Harmonization: A View From Unidroit