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Use of the UNIDROIT Principles to Interpret and Supplement Domestic Contract Law

Editors: Garro, Alejandro M, Moreno Rodriguez, Jose Antonio (Eds.)

  • Offers a global overview of the use of the UNIDROIT principles
  • Discusses UNIDROIT principles as a basis for the uniform interpretation of national contract laws
  • Explores the special requirements of modern international commercial practice in different countries around the globe
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This book discusses how UNIDROIT principles are viewed and interpreted in different countries, presenting various perspectives and practical lessons learned. It also offers a detailed analysis of the use of the UNIDROIT principles to interpret and supplement domestic contract law. Written by experts in the field, it provides insights into how the principles are being used and applied in their respective countries. The findings are also summarized in a General Report that was presented at the 20th IACL General Congress in Fukuoka, Japan.


About the authors

Alejandro Garro is a Professor of Comparative and Latin American Law at Columbia University since 1981. He also serves as an Honorary Professor of Law, the University of Buenos Aires, since 1990. He holds a JD degree (Abogado) from the National University of La Plata, an LLM (Louisiana State University), and a JSD (Columbia University). Professor Garro is admitted to practice in Buenos Aires, Madrid, and New York. He is the author of books and articles on comparative law, international business transactions, and international arbitration.

Jose Antonio Moreno Rodriguez LL.M. Harvard, 1993, is a Member of the Governing Council of UNIDROIT and Chair of its Working Group on its Legal Guide on Agricultural Land Investment Contracts (ALIC).  He is also a Member of the Inter-American Juridical Committee of the Organization of American States and Reporter for its Guide on International Contracts, as well as the Drafter of the Paraguayan Law on International Contracts. He was a delegate at UNCITRAL Commission Sessions and a Member of the Working Group of the Hague Conference on Private International Law on the Hague Principles on International Contracts. He is a Member of Annulment Committees at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes and acting Arbitrator under the Permanent Court of Arbitration and other institutional rules. He is also a former member of the ICC Court of Arbitration. He is author and co-author of several publications in the Americas, Europe and Asia, and Professor and Visiting Professor of several universities, among them Heidelberg and Paris II. He is a founding partner at Altra Legal (www.altralegal.com).

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eBook 128,39 €
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  • Due: January 23, 2021
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  • Included format:
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Use of the UNIDROIT Principles to Interpret and Supplement Domestic Contract Law
Editors
  • Alejandro M Garro
  • Jose Antonio Moreno Rodriguez
Series Title
Ius Comparatum - Global Studies in Comparative Law
Series Volume
51
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-54322-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-54322-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-54321-1
Series ISSN
2214-6881
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 409
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