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Cases and case translations added to database in October 2009
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UNITED STATES 3 October 2009 Federal District Court [New York] (Palm Bay International, Inc. v. Marchesi di Barolo S.p.A.)

GERMANY 24 July 2009 Oberlandesgericht [Appellate Court] (Broadcasters case). Arts. 7, 8, 14, 18 [translation added]

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BELGIUM 19 June 2009 Court of Cassation [Supreme Court] (Scaform International BV v. Lorraine Tubes S.A.S.). Arts. 4, 7, 23, 29, 53, 60, 79 [translation added]

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NETHERLANDS 3 June 2009 Rechtbank [District Court] Amsterdam (Vinmar Chemicals and Polymers B.V. v. Andelini S.p.A. et al.). Art. 7(2)

FRANCE 8 April 2009 Cour de cassation [Supreme Court] (Société Bati-Seul v. Société Ceramiche Marca Corona). Art. 39

GERMANY 7 April 2009 Landgericht [District Court] Potsdam. Arts. 11, 74

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SLOVAK REPUBLIC 12 March 2009 District Court in Komarno (Frozen peas case). Arts. 39, 53, 62, 66, 78, 79 [translation added]

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SLOVAK REPUBLIC 24 February 2009 District Court in Komarno (Potatoes case). Arts. 13, 31, 38, 39, 50, 62, 66, 77, 79 [translation added]

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BELGIUM 14 November 2008 Hof van Beroep [Appellate Court] Ghent (Volmari Werner v. Isocab NV). Arts. 3, 6, 38, 39 [translation added]

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SLOVAK REPUBLIC 17 September 2008 District Court in Trnava (Chicken products case). Arts. 4, 30, 53, 78 [translation added]

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CHINA 17 May 2007 Shanghai Higher People's Court [Appellate Court] (Plastic inflatable swimming pools case) [translation added]

CHINA May 2007 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2007/06] (Hammer mill case). Arts. 25, 34, 35, 45, , 74, 79 [translation added]

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SWITZERLAND 19 April 2007 Pretore del Distretto [District Court] Lugano (Children's play structure case). Arts. 25, 35, 49, 74, 78, 81, 84 [translation added]

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CHINA January 2007 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2007/05] (Business & operation support system case). Arts. 53, 78 [translation added]

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CHINA December 2006 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2006/19] (Transformer case). Arts. 53, 78 [translation added]

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CHINA 25 December 2006 Shanghai No. 2 Intermediate People's Court [District Court] (Cabinets and accessories case). Arts. 30, 33, 45, 67, 74 [translation added]

RUSSIA 19 October 2006 Arbitration Award 53/2006. Arts. 6, 38, 39, 40 [translation added]

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RUSSIA 29 September 2006 Arbitration Award 127/2005. Arts. 7, 33, 35, 81 [translation added]

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CHINA May 2006 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2006/17] (Chemicals case). Arts. 6, 25, 74, 77 [translation added]

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CHINA May 2006 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2006/18] (LDPE film case). Arts. 33, 74, 81, 84 [translation added]

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RUSSIA 7 April 2006 Arbitration Award 20/2005 (Equipment case). Arts. 33, 53, 61, 62, 78 [translation added]

CHINA April 2006 CIETAC Arbitration Award [CISG 2006/20] (Water heater production line case). Arts. 8, 35, 50, 80 [translation added]

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RUSSIA 9 March 2006 Arbitration Award 37/2005. Arts. 7, 14, 18. 62. 63 [translation added]

RUSSIA 26 January 2006 Arbitration Award 53/2005 (Medicine case). Arts. 7, 80 [translation added]

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CHINA 2005 Guangdong Higher People's Court [Appellate Court] (Possehl (HK) Limited v. China Metals & Minerals Import & Export (Shenzhen) Corporation). Arts. 9, 25, 63, 64, 73, 74, 80 [translation added]

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BELGIUM 19 March 2003 Rechtbank van Koophandel [District Commercial Court] (Leeks case). Arts. 9, 11, 18, 38, 39, 53, 55, 57, 78, 100 [translation added]

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CHINA 19 March 2003 Hubei Higher People's Court [Appellate Court] (TV broadband network products case) [translation added]

SWITZERLAND 11 April 2002 Tribunal Cantonal [Appellate Court] Vaud (Clothing case). Arts. 2, 3, 6, 14, 18, 25, 30, 35, 36, 38, 39, 53, 73, 74, 78 [translation added]

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FRANCE 12 October 2000 Cour d'appel [Appellate Court] Paris (Data processing equipment case). Arts. 9, 25, 30, 53, 62 [translation added]

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SWITZERLAND 16 September 1998 Bezirksgericht [District Court] Unterrheintal (Furniture case). Arts. 39, 44, 50, 53, 55, 78 [translation added]

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Texts of commentaries added to database in October 2009

BIJL, Maartje [Netherlands]

2009. Fundamental breach in Documentary Sales Contracts: The Doctrine of Strict Compliance with the Underlying Sales Contract, 1 European Journal of Commercial Contract Law (1/2009) 19-28

CANTORA, Mark [U.S.]

2008. The CISG after Medellin v. Texas: Do U.S. Businesses Have It? Do They Want It?, 8 Journal of International Business and Law (Spring 2008) 111-136

DRETTMANN, Anne-Katherin

2009. Would English law on trade usages benefit from adopting a more formal approach such as seen in other jurisdictions as well as in international conventions?, Thesis, University of the West of England (August 2009)

FEJÖS, Andrea [Serbia]

2006. Formation of Contracts in International Transactions: The Issue of Battle of the Forms under the CISG and the UCC [with reference to use of the UNIDROIT Principles and PECL as aids to interpreting the CISG], Thesis, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary (November 2006) 96 p.

GABRIEL, Henry D. [U.S.]

2009. The Advantages of Soft Law in International Commercial Law: The Role of UNIDROIT, UNCITRAL and the Hague Conference, 34 Brooklyn Journal of International Law (2009) 655-672; available online via <http://www.brooklaw.edu/students/journals/bjil.php>

LOW, Gary

2009. How and Why We are (Not) Bothered by the Costs of Legal Diversity - A Behavioural Approach to the Harmonization of European Contract Law (17 August 2009), Tilburg Institute of Comparative and Transnational Law Working Paper No. 2009/8, available online at <http://www.ssrn.com/link/Tilburg-TICOM.html> 26 p.

MAGNUS, Ulrich [Germany]

2007. Last Shot vs. Knock Out - Still Battle over the Battle of the Forms under the CISG, in: Ross Cranston / Jan Ramberg / Jacob Ziegel eds., Commercial Law Challenges in the 21st Century: Jan Hellner in memorium, Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law: Juridiska institutionen (2007) 185-200

NAM, Nguyen Trung

2009. Future of Harmonisation and Unification in Contract Law Regarding "Battle of Forms", Thesis, University of the West of England (September 2009) 68 p.

NEYERS, Jason W. / BRONAUGH, Richard / PITEL, Stephen G.A.

2009. Introduction to "Exploring Contract Law", Neyers / Bronaugh / Pitel eds., Hart Publishing (2009)

SCHROETER, Ulrich G. [Germany]

2009. Global Uniform Sales Law - With a European Twist? CISG Interaction with EU Law, 13 Vindobona Journal of International Commercial Law and Arbitration (1/2009) 179-196; available online at <http://ssrn.com/abstract=1417988>

SCHWENZER, Ingeborg / LEISINGER, Benjamin

2007. Ethical Values and International Sales Contracts, in: Ross Cranston / Jan Ramberg / Jacob Ziegel eds., Commercial Law Challenges in the 21st Century: Jan Hellner in memorium, Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law: Juridiska institutionen (2007) 249-275

Citations to be added to database bibliography

BRIDGE, Michael G. [United Kingdom]

2009. Reviews: Franco Ferrari ed., "The CISG and its Impact on National Legal Systems" and Andre Janssen & Olaf Meyer eds., "CISG Methodology", 72 Modern Law Review (5/2009) 867-873

DREV, Anja

2009. Primerjaina analiza ureditve prehoda nevamosti nakljucnega unicanja poskodovanja oziroma izgube blaga pri prodajni pogodbi po CISG in OZ, [ - in Slovenian], 35 Podjetje in delo (1/2009) 83-110

DUHL, Gregory M. [U.S.]

2009. International Sale of Goods [Recent U.S. case law on the CISG], 64 Business Lawyer (August 2009) 1281-1293

ESTRELLA FARIA, J.A.

2009. Future directions of legal harmonization and law reform: Stormy seas or prosperous voyage? Uniform Law Review (2009) 14:1/2:5-34

HACHEM, Pascal

2009. Review: Bruno Zeller, "CISG and the Unification of International Trade Law, 11 European Journal of Law Reform (1/2009) 123

HARTMANN, Felix

2009. Ersatzherausgabe und Gewinnhaftung beim Internationalen Warenkauf: Zugleich ein Beitrag zum Einfluss des UN-Kaufrechts auf die Entwicklung eines künftigen europäischen Vertragsrechts - in German], Internationales Handelsrecht (5/2009) 189-201 [cites Article 84(2)(b) CISG in discussion of legal systems that allow the buyer to claim a substitute benefit that the seller has acquired for goods sold]

HELFENSTEIN, A

2009. Review: Tobias Kratzschmer, "Offentlichrechtliche Beschaffenheitsvorgaben und Vertragsmaigkeit der Ware im UN-Caufrecht (Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods - CISG)," 17 European Review of Private Law Reform (2/2009) 277-279

KEE, Christopher / MUÑ0Z, E.

2009. In Defence of the CISG, 14 Deakin Law Review (1/2009) 99-124

KELLY, Claire R. [U.S.]

2008. The International Sale of Goods - The Back and Forth of the CISG and International Law, SN086 ALI-ABA 47 (2008)

KLEINEMAN, Jan ed.

2009. CISG Part II Conference (Stockholm, 4-5 September 2008), Uppsala: Iustus (2009) 150 p.

KLIK, P.

2008. Conformiteit bij koop [Conformity of the Goods - in Dutch], Thesis, Erasmus University of Rotterdam (2008) 418 p.

MAHAJAN, K. / SANWAL, K.

2009. The Case for a Uniform Sales Law and CISG in India, 20 International Company and Commercial Law Review (10/2009) 359-368

MALEY, K.

2009. The limits to the conformity of goods in the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG), 12 International Trade and Business Law Review (2009) 82-126

OOSTHUIZEN, Beverley-Claire

2008. Rights, Duties and Remedies under the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods: An investigation into the CISG's compatibility with South African law, Thesis (2008) 182 leaves

SUWANROT, Panithan

2009. Nathi khong phuchai thi kieokhong kap sitthi nai sinkha: pnapthiap CISG kotmai 'Angrit lae kotmai Thai [ - in Thai], Thesis, Khana Nitsat Mahawithayalai Thammasat (2009) 220 leaves

VENEZIANO, Anna

2008. A common European law on sales? in: A.Vaquer, ed., European private law beyond the common frame of reference: Essays in honour of Reinhard Zimmerman, Groningen: Europa Law Pub. (2008) 43-53

WIRASUKHO, Phiratchaya

2009. Kha siahai thi nak kep dai phaitai 'Anusanya sahaprachachat wadual sanya su khai sinkha rawang prathet kho so 1980 (CISG) [ - in Thai], Thesis, Khana Nitisat Mahawitthayalai Thammasat (2009) 198 leaves

ZELLER, Bruno [Australia]

2009. Uniformity of Laws: A Reality or Just a Myth?, 2 International Journal of Private Law (1/2009) 3-14

ZHANG, W

2009. [Research on Several Theoretical Problems in Chinese CISG-related Declarations - in Chinese], Guangzhou: Guangzhou dui wai mao yi xue yuan (3/2009) 65-70



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