Oliver & Partners

Navigation Menu

Incoterms in international contracts

Posted by on Nov 8, 2018 in COMMERCIAL LAW UPDATES

What are Incoterms and why are they relevant in relation to international contracts? Incoterms are international commercial clauses published by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and are referred to in international contracts for the sale of goods. They provide specific rules in relation to the buyer and seller’s responsibilities when dealing...

Read More

INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTS – CHOICE OF APPLICABLE LAW

Posted by on Aug 23, 2018 in COMMERCIAL LAW UPDATES, LEGAL UPDATES

INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTS: ARE THERE LIMITS TO THE PARTIES’ POWER OF CHOICE OF APPLICABLE LAW?  (EU regulation Rome I, Nikiforidis, necessary application of rules, lois de police (rules of application)) 1) How do you identify the law applicable to an international contract? When there is a foreign element in the creation of a contract (i.e. one of the...

Read More