Illegality and Immorality in Contracts: Towards European Principles

A S Hartkamp, M W Hesselink, E Hondius, C Mak and E Du Perron (eds), Towards a European Civil Code, 4th revised and expanded edition (Kluwer Law International 2010), pp 555-70

Europa Working Paper No 2014/05

Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/20

16 Pages Posted: 30 Apr 2014 Last revised: 6 Nov 2014

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Date Written: April 24, 2014

Abstract

An explanation of the formulation of the rules on illegality and immorality in the Principles of European Contract Law and their transmogrification into the Draft Common Frame of Reference (2009).

Keywords: European private law, Contract, Illegality and immorality, Public policy

Suggested Citation

MacQueen, Hector Lewis, Illegality and Immorality in Contracts: Towards European Principles (April 24, 2014). A S Hartkamp, M W Hesselink, E Hondius, C Mak and E Du Perron (eds), Towards a European Civil Code, 4th revised and expanded edition (Kluwer Law International 2010), pp 555-70; Europa Working Paper No 2014/05; Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2014/20. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2430751

Hector Lewis MacQueen (Contact Author)

University of Edinburgh - School of Law ( email )

Edinburgh EH8 9YL
United Kingdom
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