The Hague Principles, the CISG, and the 'Battle of Forms'

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Peter Winship

Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law

Date Written: 2015

Abstract

This paper considers the relation of the Hague Principles on Choice of Law in International Commercial Contracts to the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) when parties to an international contract of sales refer during negotiations to their standard terms and these standard terms include choice-of-law terms that conflict.

Keywords: international contracts, international commercial law, CISG, Battle of Forms

Suggested Citation

Winship, Peter, The Hague Principles, the CISG, and the 'Battle of Forms' (2015). Penn State Journal of Law & International Affairs, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2015, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 253, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2744967

Peter Winship (Contact Author)

Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law ( email )

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