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CISG CASE PRESENTATION

Belgium 11 September 2003 Appellate Court Gent (Digital archive case)
[Cite as: http://cisgw3.law.pace.edu/cases/030911b1.html]

Primary source(s) of information for case presentation: CISG-Belgium database of Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

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Case identification

DATE OF DECISION: 20030911 (11 September 2003)

JURISDICTION: Belgium

TRIBUNAL: Hof van Beroep [Appellate Court] Gent

JUDGE(S): M. Vercruysse

CASE NUMBER/DOCKET NUMBER: 2002/AR/2233

CASE NAME: M. N.V. v. C. B.V.

CASE HISTORY: 1st instance Rb Gent 11 September 2002

SELLER'S COUNTRY: Netherlands (defendant)

BUYER'S COUNTRY: Belgium (plaintiff)

GOODS INVOLVED: Digital archive


Classification of issues present

APPLICATION OF CISG: Yes

APPLICABLE CISG PROVISIONS AND ISSUES

Key CISG provisions at issue: Articles 31 ; 84

Classification of issues using UNCITRAL classification code numbers:

Unavailable

Descriptors: Unavailable

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Editorial remarks

Overview comments (CISG-Belgium database): "Jurisdiction Brussels Convention art. 17 no valid forum clause. Jurisdiction Brussels Convention art. 5(1) place of delivery Gent according to contract not necessary to apply CISG art. 31 court has jurisdiction. Non-conformity price should be paid back including damages. Interest Belgian interest since this is what buyer would have got on money."

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Citations to case abstracts, texts, and commentaries

CITATIONS TO ABSTRACTS OF DECISION

(a) UNCITRAL abstract: Unavailable

(b) Other abstracts

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CITATIONS TO TEXT OF DECISION

Original language (Dutch): CISG-Belgium database of Katholieke Universiteit Leuven <http://www.law.kuleuven.ac.be/ipr/eng/cases/2003-09-11.html>

Translation: Unavailable

CITATIONS TO COMMENTS ON DECISION

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