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Nothing in these Principles shall restrict the application of mandatory rules, whether of national, international or supranational origin, which are applicable in accordance with the relevant rules of private international law.

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1 Mandatory rules prevailing over Principles
1.1 National mandatory rules
1.2 International mandatory rules
1.3 Supranational mandatory rules
2 Broad notion of mandatory rules
2.1 Statutory provisions
2.2 General principles of public policy
3 Mandatory rules applicable if Principles are incorporated in the contract
3.1 Mandatory rules of the law governing the contract 1
4 Mandatory rules applicable if Principles are applied as rules of law governing the contract
4.1 Mandatory rules to be applied irrespective of the law governing the contract (lois d'application nécessaire) (see also Arts. 6.1.14 - 6.1.17)
4.1.1 Order public of the forum State
4.1.2 Overriding mandatory rules of third States
4.1.3 Transnational public policy
5 Recourse to relevant rules of private international law
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