BL-D-The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (Excerpts)

BL-D-The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (Excerpts)

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The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (Excerpts) D-1 Part I. Sphere of Application and General Provisions D-2 Part II. Formation of the Contract D-3 Part III. Sale of Goods Appendix Recap Page 1 of 6 Print Chapter 2010-8-30 ..
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D-1 Part I. Sphere of Application and General Provisions Chapter II–General Provisions Article 8 Article 9 Article 11 **** * * * * (1) For the purposes of this Convention statements made by and other conduct of a party are to be interpreted according to his intent where the other party knew or could not have been unaware what that intent was. (2) If the preceding paragraph is not applicable, statements made by and other conduct of a party are to be interpreted according to the understanding that a reasonable person of the same kind as the other party would have had in the same circumstances. (3) In determining the intent of a party or the understanding a reasonable person would have had, due consideration is to be given to all relevant circumstances of the case including the negotiations, any practices which the parties have established between themselves, usages and any subsequent conduct of the parties. (1) The parties are bound by any usage to which they have agreed and by any practices which they have established between themselves. (2) The parties are considered, unless otherwise agreed, to have impliedly made applicable to their contract or its formation a usage of which the parties knew or ought to have known and which in international trade is widely known to, and regularly observed by, parties to contracts of the type involved in the particular trade concerned. * * * * A contract of sale need not be concluded in or evidenced by writing and is not subject to any other requirement as to form. It may be proved by any means, including witnesses. * * * * Page 2 of 6 Print Chapter 2010-8-30 ..
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D-2 Part II. Formation of the Contract Part II. Formation of the Contract Article 14 Article 15 Article 16 Article 17 Article 18 Article 19 Article 22 (1) A proposal for concluding a contract addressed to one or more specific persons constitutes an offer if it is sufficiently definite and indicates the intention of the offeror to be bound in case of acceptance. A proposal is sufficiently definite if it indicates the goods and expressly or implicitly fixes or makes provision for determining the quantity and the price. (2) A proposal other than one addressed to one or more specific persons is to be considered merely as an invitation to make offers, unless the contrary is clearly indicated by the person making the proposal. (1) An offer becomes effective when it reaches the offeree.
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BL-D-The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (Excerpts)

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