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GUIDE TO CISG ARTICLE 56

Secretariat Commentary (closest counterpart to an Official Commentary)

Text of Secretariat Commentary on article 52 of the 1978 Draft
[draft counterpart of CISG article 56 (text identical to CISG article 56)]   [Price fixed by weight]

PRIOR UNIFORM LAW

ULIS, article 58.

COMMENTARY

Article 52 [draft counterpart of CISG article 56] supplies a convenient rule of interpretation of the contract. If the parties have not expressly or impliedly stipulated otherwise, the buyer does not pay for the weight of the packing materials (OFFICIAL RECORDS, p. 45).


Pace Law School Institute of International Commercial Law - Last updated August 30, 2006
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