Modern European and Chinese contract law

a comparative study of party autonomy by Junwei Fu

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  • Contracts,
  • Liberty of contract

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-184) and index.

StatementJunwei Fu
LC ClassificationsKNQ858.3 .F8 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24865759M
ISBN 109789041134592
LC Control Number2011411297

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  CONTRACT AND PROPERTY IN EARLY MODERN CHINA, Law and Custom Did Not Merge into Civil Law Under the Qing,” Late Imperial China 1 [] pp. ) that in the European civil law tradition, practice became legal custom when it was a rule binding in the community, where it was explicitly cited and enforced by official courts in their. Contract Law of the People's Republic of China Chapter 1 - General Provisions Article 4. The parties shall have the rights to be voluntary to enter into a contract in accordance with the law. No unit or individual may illegally interfere. Article 6. A contract is a legally binding agreement that recognises and governs the rights and duties of the parties to the agreement. A contract is legally enforceable because it meets the requirements and approval of the law. An agreement typically involves the exchange of goods, services, money, or promises of any of those. He is also the co-author, with Zweigert, of An Introduction to Comparative Law, which has been translated into several languages including Italian, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian. The book is wide in scope, examining contract law in several European countries and .

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In modern contract law, party autonomy as expressed in the idea of the freedom of contract is a fundamental principle that people have struggled for centuries to realize. Both China and Europe exhibit this tendency, although in distinct ways that are deeply rooted in the two regions' historical and cultural by: 2.

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Author tried to show how a contract is made, what is needed to make it binding, what its effect is, how its terms are interpreted, and how it is. These statements are technically true in that Chinese civil law drafters are big believers in party autonomy and the laws allow business people to make whatever decision they want in these areas.

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The term was first conceived in the s, little more than a decade ago. CHINESE CONTRACT LAW give a short description of the structure of China's former contract laws. Part III will briefly introduce the general setting of the CLC, and in greater detail compare the CLC's provisions concerning sales contracts to the CISG and the U.C.C.

DEVELOPMENT OF CONTRACT LAW IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINACited by: 1. After the initial euphoria caused by a first Communication on European Contract Law published inin which the European Commission (though without using the term "Code") expressly mentioned the adoption of a "new comprehensive legislation at EC level" -- either in the form of a binding or of a merely optional instrument -- as one of the.

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The following topics are addressed: property law, contract law, tort law and civil procedure. The book also contains contributions on codification experiences in Europe and on the concept of codification in general.

The topics are discussed by leading Chinese and. Last but not least, under Chinese law, in cer-tain situations the application of Chinese law is mandatory, e.g. for Chinese-Foreign Equity Joint Venture Enterprise Contract or a Chinese–Foreign Cooperative Joint Venture Contract, Chinese law applies4.

Fortunately, as mentioned before Chinese Law was in significant extent modeled after the CISG. Article The parties may, in accordance with the Guaranty Law of the People's Republic of China, agree that one party pays a deposit to the.

The law of contract states that the first step required to form a valid contract is that an offer must be formally made by one of the parties to another. A common example to elucidate upon this principle is found in the sale of property; the purchaser, in this example, must make an offer to purchase the underlying property.

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(2) An offer may be made to one or more specific persons or to the public. (3) A proposal to supply goods or services at stated prices made by a professional supplier in a public advertisement or a catalogue, or by a display of goods, is presumed to be an offer to sell or supply at that price until the stock of goods, or the supplier's capacity to supply the service, is exhausted.The Contract Law of the People’s Republic of China (Contract Law) has been called the most important piece of legislation in China in Passed by the Chinese national legislative body (the National People’s Congress, “NPC”) on Mathe Contract Law took effect on October 1, The Principles of European Contract Law (PECL) is a set of model rules drawn up by leading contract law academics in attempts to elucidate basic rules of contract law and more generally the law of obligations which most legal systems of the member states of the European Union hold in common.

The Principles of European Contract Law are based on the concept of .