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CISG CASE PRESENTATION

China 26 July 2002 Beijing Second Intermediate People's Court [District Court] (Finland [...] International Corporation v. Beijing Yinfuli Import & Export Co. Ltd.)
[Cite as: http://cisgw3.law.pace.edu/cases/020726c2.html]

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Case identification

DATE OF DECISION: 20020726 (26 July 2002)

JURISDICTION: People's Republic of China

TRIBUNAL: Beijing Second Intermediate People's Court [District Court]

JUDGE(S): Unavailable

CASE NUMBER/DOCKET NUMBER: Unavailable

CASE NAME: Finland [...] International Corporation v. Beijing Yinfuli Import & Export Co. Ltd.

CASE HISTORY: Unavailable

SELLER'S COUNTRY: Finland (plaintiff)

BUYER'S COUNTRY: People's Republic of China (defendant)

GOODS INVOLVED: Newspaper made in Russia


Classification of issues present

APPLICATION OF CISG: No. Although this was a contract for the international sale of goods involving parties from different Contracting States, the court applied Chinese domestic law on the ground that the parties had chosen "Chinese law". The court did not, however, discuss whether the parties had opted out of the CISG by their choice of "Chinese law."

APPLICABLE CISG PROVISIONS AND ISSUES

Key CISG provisions at issue: Article 6

Classification of issues using UNCITRAL classification code numbers:

6A ; 6B [Implied inclusion / exclusion of the Convention]

Descriptors: Choice of law ; Application of Convention

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CITATIONS TO ABSTRACTS OF DECISION

(a) UNCITRAL abstract: Unavailable

(b) Other abstracts

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CITATIONS TO TEXT OF DECISION

Original language (Chinese): Click here for Chinese text of case; see also CISG-China No. [IPC/43] <http://aff.whu.edu.cn/cisgchina/en/news_view.asp?newsid=132>

Translation (English): Unavailable

CITATIONS TO COMMENTS ON DECISION

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