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Cases and case translations added to database in May 2014
[new material identified in red]

GERMANY 29 May 2012 District Court Köln (Printed work case). Arts. 3(1), 8(2), 25, 33(a), 45(1)(b), 49(1)(a), 74, 75, 77, 78, 79

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 20 May 2011 Appellate Court Genève (Multifunctional facsimile and components case). Arts. 3(1), 4(a), 6, 8(1), 8(2), 8(3), 12, 33, 45(1), 49, 74, 78, 82

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 20 January 2011 Higher Cantonal Court Valais (Clothes case). Arts. 2(a), 3(1), 4, 5, 11, 30, 53, 58, 59, 61(1)(a), 62, 64, 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 22 October 2010 Appellate Court Genève (Communication and GPS systems case). Arts. 6, 58

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SLOVENIA 13 October 2010 Higher Court [Appellate Court] in Ljubljana. Arts. 7(2), 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 11 October 2010 Appellate Court Hamburg (Tank case). Arts. 14, 19(1), 35(1), 39(1), 45(1), 74

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

ARGENTINA 5 October 2010 National Commercial Court of First Instance, Buenos Aires (Sanovo v. Ovoprot). Arts. 45(2), 74, 75, 76(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 16 September 2010 Bundesgericht [Supreme Court] (Fuel oil case). Arts. 74, 75, 76(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

AUSTRIA 31 August 2010 Supreme Court (Old timber case). Arts. 39, 51, 73, 82(1), 82(2)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 20 August 2010 Bundesgericht [Supreme Court] (Half-automatic production facilities case). Arts. [-]

GERMANY 15 July 2010 Appellate Court Hamburg (Medical equipment case). Arts. 7(1), 8, 14, 19, 35, 39, 40, 48, 53, 57(1)(a), 58(1), 58(2), 71, 85, 86(1), 95

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 25 June 2010 Commercial Court Zürich (CMC-200 aerosol can manufacturing series case). Arts. 2, 3(1), 7(2), 8(1), 8(2), 8(3), 53, 59, 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

NETHERLANDS 2 June 2010 District Court Rotterdam (XL Insurance Company v. Italian Insustrial Agency). Arts. 4, 39

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 22 April 2010 OLG Koblenz (White wine case). Arts. 38, 39, 50

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 12 March 2010 Appellate Court Genève (Diamants case). Arts. 6, 8(1), 8(2), 8(3), 18(1), 35(1), 36(1), 69(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 10 March 2010 Commercial Court Aargau (Converter case). Arts. 1(1)(a), 3(2), 4(a), 6, 7(2), 25, 30, 46(1), 47(1), 49, 51, 64, 71, 72, 73, 74, 77, 78, 79(1), 85(1), 86(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

NETHERLANDS 9 March 2010 Appellate Court 's-Hertogenbosch (Aardappelgroothandel v. Fruitsud). Arts. 38, 39

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 15 January 2010 Appellate Court Genève (Steel case). Arts. 9, 11, 18(1), 19(1), 19(2), 19(3), 23, 25, 63(1), 64(1), 74, 75, 76, 77, 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 18 December 2009 Appellate Court Hamburg (Vegetables case). Arts. 8, 14

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 16 December 2009 Appellate Court Lugano, Cantone del Ticino (Half-automatic production facilities case). Art. 1(1)(a)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 3 June 2009 Canton Appellate Court Vaud (Kitchen panel case). Arts. 3(1), 3(2), 4, 14(1), 18(1), 23, 29(1), 35(1), 37, 38(1), 39(1), 39(2), 53, 61(1), 62, 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 29 May 2009 District Court Dresden (Cars case). Arts. 7, 9, 29, 30, 49, 64, 81(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 15 May 2009 Appellate Court Genève (Watches case). Arts. 81(2), 82(1), 85

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 21 April 2009 District Court Hannover (Roller case). Arts. 6, 8(2), 14, 18, 39(2)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

ITALY 26 March 2009 Tribunale di Forli [District Court] (Zintix Pty Ltd. v. Olitalia s.r.l). Arts. 1(a), 1(b), 6, 7(1), 30, 38, 39, 53, 58, 58(3), 74, 78

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 19 March 2009 Appellate Court Brandenburg (Moulding case). Arts. 7(2), 53, 62, 63(2)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

SWITZERLAND 20 February 2009 Appellate Court Lugano, Cantone del Ticino (Furniture case). Arts. [-]

GERMANY 15 January 2009 Appellate Court Karlsruhe (Light equipment case). Art. 31(a)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 21 November 2008 OLG Düsseldorf (Conveyer belts and equipment case). Arts. 8, 57(1)(a)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

NETHERLANDS 3 September 2008 District Court Leeuwarden. Arts. [-]

GERMANY 29 August 2008 District Court München (T3 chairs case). Arts. 35(3), 39, 49(2)(b), 53, 58(1)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

GERMANY 16 January 2008 District Court Wuppertal (Conveyer belts case). Arts. 8, 57(1)(a)

- Key issues identified in this newly reported case

Texts of commentaries to be added to database in May 2014

ÇALIŞKAN, Yusuf

2014. Uluslararası Satım Hukukunda Kanunlar İhtilafı Meseleleri [The Conflict of Law Problems in International Sales Law - in Turkish] , Beta, İstanbul (January 2014) available on line at <http://www.betayayincilik.com/images/uploads/57ae05e9-7f06-459b-bfd6-18516d340165.pdf>

CASTELLANI, Luca G.

2013. The Adoption of the CISG in Portugal: Benefits and Perspectives, Revista electrónica de direito (Porto, Portugal) (2 October 2013) available on line <click here to view article>

COETZEE, Juana

2013. The Interplay Between Incoterms and the CISG, 32 Journal of Law and Commerce (Pittsburgh, Pa.) (2013) 1-21 available on line at <http://jlc.law.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/jlc/article/view/39/60>

HAN, Shiyuan

2013. Principles of Asian Contract Law: An Endeavor of Regional Harmonization of Contract Law in East Asia, in: Norman J. Shachoy symposium: Assessing the CISG and Other International Endeavors to Unify International Contract Law: Has the Time Come for a New Global Initiative to Harmonize and Unify International Trade? Special journal issue, 58 Villanova Law Review (Villanova, Pa.) (2013) 589-600 available on line at <http://lawweb2009.law.villanova.edu/lawreview/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/VLR407.pdf>

LOKEN, Keith

2013. A New Global Initiative on Contract Law in UNCITRAL: Right Project, Right Forum?, in: Norman J. Shachoy symposium: Assessing the CISG and Other International Endeavors to Unify International Contract Law: Has the Time Come for a New Global Initiative to Harmonize and Unify International Trade? Special journal issue, 58 Villanova Law Review (Villanova, Pa.) (2013) 509-520 available on line at <http://lawweb2009.law.villanova.edu/lawreview/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/VLR403.pdf>

MAZZACANO, Peter J. [Canada]

2013. Damages under the UN Sale of Goods Convention, Canadian International Lawyer = Revue canadienne de droit international (Ottawa) vol. 9, no. 2 (2013) 82-85 available on line at <http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2379619&download=yes>

SILL, Kyle B. & JEFFREY, Robert Stone

2013. Up, Around, Over, and Under: A Textual Case for Busting Through the Supposed Privity Barrier of CISG Article 4, 38 North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation (Chapel Hill, NC) (2013) 697-728 available on line at <https://www.law.unc.edu/journals/ncilj/issues/volume38/issue-3-spring-2013/up-around-over-and-under--a-textual-case-for-busting-through-the-supposed-privity-barrier-of-cisg-article-4/>

SORIEUL, Renaud / HATCHER, Emma / EMERY, Cyril

2013. Possible Future Work by UNCITRAL in the Field of Contract Law: preliminary thoughts from the secretariat, in: Norman J. Shachoy symposium: Assessing the CISG and Other International Endeavors to Unify International Contract Law: Has the Time Come for a New Global Initiative to Harmonize and Unify International Trade? Special journal issue, 58 Villanova Law Review (Villanova, Pa.) (2013) 491-508 available on line at <http://lawweb2009.law.villanova.edu/lawreview/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/VLR402.pdf>

VOROBEY, Dmytro V.

2013. CISG and Arbitration Clauses: Issues of Intent and Validity, Journal of Law and Commerce (Pittsburgh, Pa.) vol. 31, no. 1 (2013) 135-161 available on line at <http://jlc.law.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/jlc/article/view/50/41>

WINNICK, Kyle

2014. International Commercial Arbitration, Anticipatory Repudiation, and the Le Mercatoria, 15 Cardozo J. Conflict Resolution (New York, NY) (2014) 847-887 available on line at <http://cardozojcr.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Winnick.pdf>

ZHANG, Yanan

2013. Approaches to Resolving the International Documentary Letters of Credit Fraud Issue, 15 Dissertations in Social Sciences and Business Studies (Finland) (2013) 1-287 available on line at <http://epublications.uef.fi/pub/urn_isbn_978-952-61-0299-3/urn_isbn_978-952-61-0299-3.pdf>

Citations to be added to database bibliography

AHMAD TAJUDIN, A.

2014. Article 55 on Open-price Contract: A Wider Interpretation Necessary? 3 Journal of Arts and Humanities (Rockville, Md.) (March 2014) 38-49

BEHESHTI, R.

2013. A Comparative Analysis of Damages along with Set-off under the SGA versus Price Reduction under the CISG and the CESL, 5 European Journal of Commercial Contract Law, (2013-4) 81-94

CUNIBERTI, Gilles

2014. Three Theories of Lex Mercatoria, 52 Columbia Journal of Transnational Law (New York) (2014) 369-434

DENNIS, M.J.

2014. Modernizing and Harmonizing International Contract Law: the CISG and the Unidroit Principles continue to provide the best way forward, 19 Uniform Law Review = Revue de droit uniforme (Oxford, U.K.) no. 1 (2014) 114-151

DESHAYES, O., ed.

2012. Le droit commun européen de la vente: examen de la proposition de règlement du 11 octobre 2011 [- in French], Paris, Société de législation comparée (2012) 449 p. Selected contents: Table de concordance des dispositions du projet de droit commun européen de la vente avec les textes voisins / O. Deshayes, Ch. Furnon, C. Potters, p. 213-449.

FOGT, Morten Midtgaard

2012. Unification and harmonization of international commercial law: interaction or deharmonization? Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands, Kluwer Law International (2012) 282 p. [Selected contents: The impact of the UN CISG on the harmonization of national and international non-conformity rules / R. F. Henschel, Ch. 3; Private international law in the process of harmonization of international commercial law: the ‘ugly duckling’? / M. M. Fogt, Ch. 4; Harmonization and unification of law by the means of general principles / U. Magnus, Ch. 7; Uniformity and harmonization by case law: the CISG and the global jurisconsultorium / C. Baasch Andersen, Ch. 8]

PÉDAMON, C. / CHUAH, J.

2013. Hardship in Transnational Commercial Contracts: A Critique of Legal, Judicial and Contractual Remedies, Zutphen, The Netherlands, Paris Legal Publishers (2013) 109 p.

PUSZTAHELYI, R.

2014. The New Hungarian Civil Code and the International Law Regulation in the Viewpoint of the Suspension of Prescription, 10 European Integration Studies (Miskolc, Hungary) no. 1 (2013) 71-81

SCHWENZER, Ingeborg H. / TEBEL, D.

2014. Suspicions, Mere Suspicions: Non-conformity of the goods? 19 Uniform law review = Revue de droit uniforme (Oxford, U.K.) no. 1 (2014) 152-168



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