19 Pages Posted: 4 May 2005
This article was published in connection with UNIDROIT's 75th anniversary conference on worldwide harmonization of private law and regional economic integration. It begins by addressing the commercial need for harmonization in the area of secured transactions, discussing both traditional conflicts analysis in that field and particular obstacles to reform. It then outlines the specific reform initiatives that have been implemented to date, grouping them into sectoral instruments and regional instruments. It concludes by speculating on the future of harmonization efforts in security law.
Keywords: secured transactions, commercial law, harmonization, conflicts
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Buxbaum, Hannah L., Unification of the Law Governing Secured Transactions: Progress and Prospects for Reform. Uniform Law Review, Vol. 8, pp. 321-340, 2003. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=712142