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Match-up of CISG article 10 with ULIS/ULF provisions

Subparagraph (a) of Article 10 is a CISG innovation. Subparagraph (b) is comparable to ULIS Article 1(2) and ULF Article 1(2).


     CISG Article 10           ULIS Article 1(2) and ULF Article 1(2)    
 
For purpose of this             Where a party to the contract  
Convention:                     does not have a place of  
                                business, reference shall be 
(a) if a party has more than    made to his habitual residence. 
one place of business, is       [ULF Article 1(2) is identical]
that which has the           
closest relationship to     
the contract and its 
performance, having 
regard to the 
circumstance known to 
or contemplated by the  
parties at any time before 
or at the conclusion of the 
contract; 
 
(b) if a party does not have a 
place of business, reference 
is to be made to his habitual 
residence. 

Pace Law School Institute of International Commercial Law - Last updated June 18, 1998
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