Subject
Subject Article
 
ACCEPTANCE
  acknowledgment of receipt of offer, does not constitute acceptance
18
  acceptance with modifications, modified acceptance
19
    battle of forms
19
    counter offer
19
    letter of confirmation, writings in confirmation, Bestätigungsschreiben
4 | 9 | 18
    material modifications, non material modifications
19
    delay in transmission
21
    is nevertheless effective
21
  by conduct
18
  late acceptance
18 | 21
  of an oral offer
18
  requirements
18
  silence or inactivity
18
  time of effectiveness
18 | 24
  time limits
20
  withdrawal of acceptance
22
  see COMMUNICATIONS, FORMATION OF CONTRACT, GAPS IN CONVENTION, GENERAL
  PRINCIPLES OF CONVENTION, OFFER
 
ADDITIONAL PERIOD OF TIME
  damages for delay in performance
47 | 63
  fixed by the buyer
47
  fixed by the seller
63
  see AVOIDANCE, BREACH OF CONTRACT, DAMAGES
 
AGREEMENT TO ARBITRATE
  application of Convention to determine existence
1
 
ALIUD PRO ALIO
  see also CONFORMITY OF THE GOODS
 
ANTICIPATORY BREACH
  see AVOIDANCE, SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION
  autonomy of the parties
6
  conclusion of contract before entry into force
100
  material scope of Convention
1
    agreements to agree, Vorvertrag, contratto preliminare
7
    contract of sale of goods
1
      quota of a company
1 | 2
      software, hardware
1
      barter, counter-trade transactions
1
      contracts for supply of goods to be assembled
3
      contracts for supply of goods to be manufactured or produced
3
      distribution contracts, distributorship agreements
1
      franchising
1
      mixed contracts for supply of goods and services
3
      turnkey and product-in-hand contracts, works contracts
3
    contracts similar to contract of sale
1 | 3
    culpa in contrahendo
7
    formation of contract
4
    international character of contract of sale
1
    matters not expressly settled
7
    rights and obligations of the seller and of the buyer
4
    by virtue of rules of private international law
1
    Convention applicable as 'lex mercatoria'
1
    parties' choice of Convention as governing law of contract
1
    parties' choice of law of Contracting State
1
    parties' place of business in different Contracting States
1
  material scope of Convention
2 | 3 | 4 | 7
  parties' nationality, irrelevance
1
  territorial scope of Convention
1
  undisclosed foreign principal
1
  see AUTONOMY OF PARTIES, EXCLUSIONS FROM CONVENTION, GAPS, PLACE OF BUSINESS
 
AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES
  parties' choice of law of Contracting State
1
  parties' choice of law of non-Contracting State
6
  general principle of the Convention
7
  limits
6
    limits on formal requirements
12 | 29 | 96
  limits
12
  total or partial exclusion of the Convention
6
 
AVOIDANCE OF THE CONTRACT
  anticipatory breach
72
  by buyer
49
    loss of right in respect of delivery
49
    loss of right in respect of restitution
82
      retention of other remedies
83
    no period of grace
45
    requirements
42
    seller's offer to cure
48
    loss of right in respect of payment
64
    period of grace not to be granted by court or arbitral tribunal
61
    requirements
64
    form of notice of declaration of avoidance
26
    implied declaration of avoidance
26
    effects on contractual provisions
81
  by seller
64
  effective by notice of declaration of avoidance
26
  effects of avoidance
81
  partial avoidance
51
  restitution
81
  time of avoidance
49 | 64
  see ADDITIONAL PERIOD OF TIME, BREACH OF CONTRACT, COMMUNICATIONS,
  EXEMPTIONS, RESTITUTION, SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
BREACH OF CONTRACT
  by seller
45
    failure of delivery
49
    fundamental breach
49
    late delivery
49
    partial breach
51
    fundamental breach
64
    late performance
64
    non performance
64
    partial breach
64
    breach of secondary obligation
25 | 49
  by buyer
61
  caused by other party
80
  effects
81
  fundamental breach in general
25
  fundamental breach and passing of risk
70
  see REMEDIES FOR BUYER'S AND SELLER'S BREACH
 
BURDEN OF PROOF
  general principle in CISG
7
  matter excluded from CISG
4
  in case of non conformity of the goods
35
    proof of defects
35
    proof of examination
38
    proof of notice of non conformity
39 | 44
  in case of non conformity of the goods
36
  in case of third party rights on goods
42
  in case of damages
74
  in case of rejection of the goods
86
 
BUYER'S OBLIGATIONS
  examination of goods
38
  payment of price
53
  preservation of the goods
86
  specification of the goods
65
  taking delivery
53
  see AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, DUTY TO COOPERATE, EXAMINATION OF GOODS,
  PAYMENT OF PRICE, PRICE, PRACTICES, SPECIFICATION OF GOODS,
  TAKING DELIVERY, USAGES
 
CANCELLATION
  see AVOIDANCE OF THE CONTRACT
 
CARRIAGE
  examination of goods
38
  insurance
32
  passing of risk
67 | 68 | 69
  seller's obligations
31 | 32
  time of payment
58
 
COMMUNICATIONS
  receipt rule
24
    offer, acceptance, indication of intention
24
    notice of impediment of performance
79
    notice or request of cure of non conformity
48
    notice of specification of goods by seller
65
    notice of consignment of the goods
27 | 32
    notice of declaration of avoidance
26 | 27
    notice of lack of conformity
27 | 39
    notice of intention to sell goods
88
    notice of intention to suspend performance
71
    notice of third's party right or claim
27 | 43
  dispatch rule
27
  failure of notices
39 | 43
  see specific topics, AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, FORMAL REQUIREMENTS, LANGUAGE
 
CONCLUSION OF CONTRACT
  see FORMATION OF CONTRACT
 
CONFORMITY OF THE GOODS
  aliud pro alio
35
  burden of proof of non conformity
35
  defective goods
35
  description
35
  fitness for ordinary use
35
  fitness for particular purpose
35
  quality
35
  quantity
35 | 37
  package, packaging
35
  partial conformity
51
  public authority directives
35
  relation to remedies of domestic law
4
    remedies for mistake as to quality of goods
35
    remedies for innocent misrepresentation as to quality of goods
35
    excluded
35
    when goods have to be conforming
36
  relation to remedies of domestic law
35
  sample, model
35
  seller's liability
25 | 36 | 46
  see CURE OF NON CONFORMITY, EXAMINATION OF GOODS, NOTICE OF NON
  CONFORMITY, REMEDIES FOR SELLER'S BREACH
 
CREDITWORTHINESS
  see SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
CULPA IN CONTRAHENDO
  see APPLICATION OF CONVENTION, PRECONTRACTUAL LIABILITY, RELIANCE
 
CURE OF NON CONFORMITY
  in documents
34
  in goods
37
    cure not accepted
49
  in goods
48
  see AVOIDANCE, CONFORMITY, DAMAGES
 
DAMAGES
  buyer's claim
45
    damages caused by seller's right to cure non conformity
34 | 37 | 48 | 74
    price reduction
50
    currency
74
    current price
76
    mitigation of loss
77
    substitute transactions, replacement transactions
75
    time and place
74
    devaluation of currency
74
    interest
78
    loss of profit non recoverable
44
  calculation
74
  causation
74
  consequential damages
74
  delay in performance
47 | 63
  exemption from liability
79
  fault not relevant
45
  forseeability
74
  liquidated damages clause (agreed payment for non performance)
74
  loss of profit
74
  mitigation of loss, duty to mitigate
77
  penalty clause
74
  punitive damages
74
  seller's claim
61
  see EXEMPTIONS, PRICE REDUCTION
 
DECLARATIONS
  see FINAL PROVISIONS
 
DELIVERY OF THE GOODS
  seller's obligation to deliver the goods
30
    contract involves carriage of the goods
32
      notice of consignment
32
    period fixed by contract
33
  delay in delivery
49
  delivery before time
52
  excess delivery
52
  incoterms
31
  partial delivery
51
  place of delivery, place of handing over of the goods
31
  subsequent integration or replacement
37
  time of delivery
33
  see PLACE OF BUSINESS, PASSING OF RISK, PRACTICES, TAKING DELIVERY,
  USAGES
 
DEPOSIT OF THE GOODS
  see PRESERVATION OF THE GOODS
 
DOCUMENTS
  buyer's obligation to take documents
53
  non-conformity with contract
58
  seller's obligation to hand over documents
34
    documents against payment
58
 
DOMESTIC LAW
  formal requirements of the contract
12
  gaps in Convention
7
  interest rate
78
  liability issues
4 | 5
  limitation period, prescription
4
  penalty clause
4
  other matters excluded from Convention
4 | 5 | 6
  place of conclusion of contract
7
  property in goods
4
  recognized industrial or other intellectual property on goods sold
42
  specific performance
28
  validity issues (fraud, capacity, coercion, duress, mistake)
4
 
DUTY TO COOPERATE
  general principle of Convention
7
    buyer's duty to accept performance
48
    buyer's duty to preserve the goods
86
    buyer's duty to take delivery
60
    mitigation of loss, duty to mitigate
77
    seller's duty to provide information for insurance
32
    seller's duty to identify goods in case of carriage
32 | 67
    seller's duty to preserve the goods
85
    seller's duty to specify goods
65
  see REMEDIES FOR SELLER'S BREACH
 
ERROR
  see MISTAKE
 
ESTOPPEL
  general principle of Convention
7
 
EVIDENCE
  evidence of contract
11
    no evidence rule in the Convention
11
    exception (formal requirements determined by applicable domestic law)
96
  see also BURDEN OF PROOF
 
EXAMINATION OF THE GOODS
  buyer's obligation to examine the goods
38
  inspection of the goods
38
  proper examination of the goods
38
  right not to pay before examination
58
  time of examination
38
    as soon as practicable under the circumstances
38
    at a later time
38
      sale involving carriage of goods
38
      sale involving redirection in transit or redispatch by buyer
38
  see AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, CONFORMITY OF GOODS,
  NOTICE OF NON CONFORMITY, REMEDIES FOR SELLER'S BREACH
 
EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION
  matters expressly excluded
2
    auction sales
2
    consumer sales
2
    death or personal injury, product liability
5
    electricity
2
    execution sales; sales by authority of law
2
    property in goods
4
      reservation of title clause, Eigentumsvorbehalt,
4 | 30
      clause de réserve de la propriété
4 | 30
      money
2
      validity of settlement agreement
4
    quota of a company
1 | 2
    sales with supply of labour or other services
3
    sales with supply of material by buyer
3
    ships, vessels, hovercraft, aircraft
2
    stocks, shares, investment securities, negotiable instruments,
2
    validity issues
4
    agency
4 | 7
    assignment
4 | 7
    capacity of the parties
4 | 7
    condition
4
    forum selection clause
4
    hardship
4
    limitation period, prescription
4 | 7 | 39
    misrepresentation, fraud
4
    novation
4
    set-off, compensation
4 | 7
  matters expressly excluded
3 | 4 | 5
  other matters not expressly excluded
4 | 5 | 6 | 7
  see AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, DOMESTIC LAW
 
EXEMPTIONS
  effects
79
    damages
79
    other remedies
79
    temporary impediment
79
  factum principis, act of public authority
79
  force majeure, Höhere Gewalt
79
  frustration
79
  hardship, gross inequity, imprévision, Wegfall der Geschäftsgrundlage,
79
  eccessiva onerosità sopravvenuta
79
  impediment
79
  notice of impediment
79
  strike
79
  third party contractor
79
 
FACTUM PRINCIPIS
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
FAVOR CONTRACTUS
  general principle of Convention
7
    anticipatory breach
71 | 72
    avoidance
49 | 64
    cure of non conformity in documents
34
    cure of non conformity in goods
37 | 48
    declaration of avoidance
26
    fundamental breach of contract
25
    modified acceptance
19
    partial performance
51
    price reduction
44 | 50
 
FINAL PROVISIONS
  accession
91
  denunciation
101
  depositary
89
  entry into force
99
    for single contract
100
    applicability of Convention based on private international law
95
    requirements
97
    States having same legal rules
94
    time
97
    withdrawal
97
    written form
96
  federal entities
93
  prevalence of other international agreements
90
  ratification
91
  reservations
92 | 98
  revision
90
  signature
91
  see APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION, AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, EXCLUSIONS
  FROM CONVENTION, INTERPRETATION OF CONVENTION
 
FIRST MATERIAL BREACH
  see SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
FORCE MAJEURE
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
FORM OF CONTRACT
  see FORMAL REQUIREMENTS
 
FORMAL REQUIREMENTS
  freedom
11
  written form
6
    exceptionally required
6 | 12 | 29 | 96
    telegram and telex
13
    telefax, electronic data exchange, etc.
  written form
12 | 29 | 96
  see AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT
  STATUTE OF FRAUDS
 
FORMATION OF CONTRACT
  evidence
1
  formal requirements
11
  in case of late acceptance
21
  in case of modified acceptance
19
  in general
4
  letter of confirmation
4 | 9 | 18
  open price contract
14 | 55
  place of conclusion of contract
23
  time of conclusion of contract
23
    sequence of offer and acceptance
23
    when acceptance becomes effective (receipt rule)
18
      relation to mail-box rule
18 | 24
    when acceptance becomes effective (receipt rule)
24
  usages, relevance of
9
  see ACCEPTANCE, AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, COMMUNICATIONS, GAPS IN
  CONVENTION, GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT, OFFER, PRECONTRACTUAL LIABILITY
 
FRAUD
  see DOMESTIC LAW, EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION
 
FRUSTRATION
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
FULL COMPENSATION
  general principle of Convention
74 | 78
 
FUNDAMENTAL BREACH
  see BREACH OF CONTRACT
 
GAPS IN THE CONVENTION
  gap filling methods
7
    reference to UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts
7
  see GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF CONVENTION, PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW
 
GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT
  application of domestic law
4
  battle of forms
19
  formal requirements
11
  formation of contract
14 | 18
  interpretation of contract
8
  usages
9
 
GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF CONVENTION
  see GOOD FAITH, FAVOR CONTRACTUS, REASONABLENESS, RELIANCE, AUTONOMY
  OF THE PARTIES, FORMAL REQUIREMENTS, DUTY TO COOPERATE, ESTOPPEL,
  MITIGATION OF LOSS, FULL COMPENSATION
 
GOOD FAITH IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE
  general principle of Convention
7
  see INTERPRETATION OF THE CONVENTION, specific topics
 
GROSS INEQUITY
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
HARDSHIP
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
INCOTERMS
  see DELIVERY OF THE GOODS, USAGES
 
INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
  see DOMESTIC LAW, SELLER'S OBLIGATIONS, THIRD PARTY CLAIMS
 
INSPECTION
  see EXAMINATION OF GOODS
 
INSTALMENT CONTRACTS
  avoidance
73
  restitution
81
  see AVOIDANCE
 
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
  see DOMESTIC LAW, SELLER'S OBLIGATIONS, THIRD PARTY CLAIMS
 
INTEREST
  interest rate
78
  in case of refund of price
84
  right to interest
78
  time of accrual of interest
78
  see AVOIDANCE, DAMAGES, DOMESTIC LAW, PAYMENT OF PRICE
 
INTERPRETATION OF CONTRACT
  conduct, intent, statements of the parties
8
  parol evidence rule
8
  practices established between parties
8
  usages
8 | 9
  use of merger clause (integration clause)
8
  see GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT
 
INTERPRETATION OF CONVENTION
  autonomous interpretation
7
    analogy
7
    domestic law, exclusion of
7
    good faith
7
    international character of Convention
7
    uniformity in application
7
  see GAPS IN CONVENTION
 
JURISDICTION
  place of delivery and jurisdiction
31 | 60
  place of payment and jurisdiction
57
  place of performance of other obligations and jurisdiction
74
 
LACK OF CONFORMITY
  see CONFORMITY OF GOODS
 
LANGUAGE
  Of contract and communications
24
 
LETTER OF CONFIRMATION
  see ACCEPTANCE, FORMATION OF CONTRACT, USAGES
 
LEX MERCATORIA
  see APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION, USAGES
 
MAIL BOX RULE
  see FORMATION OF CONTRACT
 
MISREPRESENTATION
  see EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION, CONFORMITY OF THE GOODS
 
MISTAKE
  autonomy of the parties
6 | 14
  in expression and interpretation
8
  relation to remedies of domestic law
4
    mistake as to quality of goods
35
  validity issue
4
  see CONFORMITY OF GOODS, DOMESTIC LAW, EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION
 
MITIGATION OF LOSS
  general principle of Convention
7
    in reliance on breach of contract
77
    preservation of goods
85 | 86 | 87 | 88
    cover sale
  substitute transactions, replacement transactions, cover purchase,
75 | 77
  see also DAMAGES
 
MODIFICATION OF CONTRACT
  by agreement of the parties
29
    formal requirements
29
      no oral modification clause
29
      written modification clause
29
 
NACHFRIST
  see ADDITIONAL PERIOD OF TIME
 
NATIONALITY OF PARTIES
  irrelevant on application of the Convention
1
 
NOTICE OF NON CONFORMITY
  failure to give timely notice
39
    buyer's reasonable excuse
44
    contractual agreement for different period of guarantee
39
    reasonable time
39
    two year limit
39
  seller's knowledge of non conformity
40
  specification of nature of lack of conformity
39
  time of notice
39
  waiver of defense that notice is not timely
39
  see CONFORMITY OF GOODS, EXAMINATION OF GOODS, REMEDIES FOR
  SELLER'S BREACH
 
OFFER
  invitation to make offer
14
  irrevocable
16
  public
14
  rejection
17
  requirements
14
    definiteness of offer
14
    determination of quantity
14
    determination of price
14 | 55
    indication of nature of goods
14
  revocation of offer
16
  termination
17
  time when offer becomes effective
15 | 24
  withdrawal of offer, even if irrevocable
15
  see ACCEPTANCE, COMMUNICATIONS, GAPS IN CONVENTION, GENERAL PRINCIPLES
  OF CONVENTION
 
PASSING OF RISK
  breach of contract by buyer
69
  breach of contract by seller
70
  carriage of goods
67
  effects
66
  goods sold in transit
68
  identification of goods
67
  residual rules
69
  time of passing of risk
67
  see CARRIAGE, DELIVERY, USAGES
 
PAYMENT OF PRICE
  buyer's obligation
53
  currency of payment
53
  forms of payment (cheque, fund transfers)
53
  obligations associated with payment of price
54
    documentary credit
54
    letter of credit
54
  place of payment
57
  right to interest
78
  time of payment
58 | 59
  see AUTONOMY OF THE PARTIES, PRICE, PRICE REDUCTION, USAGES
 
PLACE OF BUSINESS
  concept of place of business
1
  choice among multiple places
10
  determination
10
  habitual residence
10
 
PRACTICES
  relevance of practices between the parties
9
  course of dealing
9
  see INTERPRETATION OF CONTRACT
 
PRECONTRACTUAL LIABILITY
  Good faith in negotiations
7
  see APPLICATION OF CONVENTION, RELIANCE
 
PRESERVATION OF THE GOODS
  buyer's duty
86
  rapid deterioration of the goods
87
  seller's duty
85
  types
87
    deposit in warehouse
87
    sale
88
  types
88
  see RETENTION OF GOODS
 
PRICE
  current price (way of calculating damages)
76
  offer
14
  refund
84
  unstated price
14
    open price contracts
14 | 55
  unstated price
55
  weight of goods
56
  see PAYMENT OF PRICE, PRICE REDUCTION
 
PRICE REDUCTION
  buyer's right to reduce the price
44 | 50
  calculation of reduction
50
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW
  application of Convention
1
  gaps in Convention
7
  renvoi
1
  see DOMESTIC LAW
 
PRODUCT LIABILITY
  see EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION
 
REASONABLENESS
  general principle of Convention
7
  see ACCEPTANCE, AVOIDANCE, BREACH OF CONTRACT, CONFORMITY, DAMAGES,
  DELIVERY, EXEMPTIONS, INTERPRETATION OF CONTRACT, OFFER, PRESERVATION
  OF THE GOODS, SELLER'S AND BUYER'S OBLIGATIONS, SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE
 
REBUS SIC STANTIBUS
  see EXEMPTIONS
 
REJECTION OF THE GOODS
  for breach of contract
86
  see AVOIDANCE, PRESERVATION OF THE GOODS
 
RELIANCE
  breach of contract
77
  culpa in contrahendo
7
  delay or error in transmission of communications
27
  failure to perform
80
  irrevocable offer
16 | 18
  mitigation of loss
77
  non conformity
35 | 38
 
REMEDIES FOR BUYER'S BREACH
  remedies
61
    avoidance
64
      restitution of the goods
84
    damages, interest
74 | 78
    fixing additional period of time for performance
63
    request for performance
28 | 62
  cumulation of remedies
61
  period of grace not to be granted by court or arbitral tribunal
61
  see ADDITIONAL PERIOD, AVOIDANCE, DAMAGES, EXEMPTIONS, SPECIFIC
  PERFORMANCE, SPECIFICATION
 
REMEDIES FOR SELLER'S BREACH
  remedies
45
    avoidance of contract
25
      refund of price
84
      interest on refunded price
84
      buyer's duty to cooperate
46
      unsuccessful repair
46
    avoidance of contract
49
    damages
74
    fixing additional period of time for performance
47
    request for performance
28 | 46
    price reduction
50
    repair of non conforming goods
46
    substitution of goods, replacement of defective goods
46
  remedies for non conformity
45
  cumulation of remedies
45
  partial performance
51
  loss of right
39 | 43 | 44
  period of grace not to be granted by court or arbitral tribunal
45
  see ADDITIONAL PERIOD, AVOIDANCE, CONFORMITY, DAMAGES, EXEMPTIONS,
  PRICE REDUCTION, SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE, THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS
 
RESTITUTION
  benefits received
84
  generally
81
  impossibility
82
    exceptions
82
  interest on refunded price
84
  see AVOIDANCE
 
RETENTION OF GOODS
  buyer's right
86
  seller's right
85
 
RISK OF LOSS
  see PASSING OF RISK
 
SCOPE OF CONVENTION
  see APPLICATION OF CONVENTION
 
SELLER'S OBLIGATIONS
  delivery of the goods
30
    goods conforming to the contract
35 | 36 | 37
    goods free from third parties' rights or claims
41 | 42
    retention of title clause, Eigentumsvorbehalt, clause de réserve
4 | 30
    de la propriété
4 | 30
    notice of consignment of goods
32
  hand over documents
30 | 34
  identification of the goods
32
  preservation of the goods
85
  transfer of property
30
  arrange carriage
31
  see CARRIAGE, CONFORMITY, DELIVERY OF GOODS, DOMESTIC LAW,
  DUTY TO COOPERATE, PRACTICES, PRESERVATION OF THE GOODS, USAGES
 
SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE
  buyer's right
46
    request of substitute goods
46
      restitution
81 | 82
    repair
46
    limits
28
  seller's right
62
  see BREACH OF CONTRACT, COMMUNICATIONS, CONFORMITY, EXEMPTIONS
  REMEDIES
 
SPECIFICATION OF GOODS
  buyer's obligation
65
  by seller
65
 
STANDARD TERMS
  see GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT
 
STATUTE OF FRAUDS
  replaced by CISG
11
 
STOPPAGE
  see SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
  notice of intention to suspend performance
71
  requirements
71
  right to suspend performance
71
  see AVOIDANCE
 
TAKING DELIVERY OF GOODS
  buyer's obligation
54 | 60
  delay or failure
85
  documentary sales
53
  place and time of taking of delivery
31 | 53 | 60
  preparatory activities
60
  refusal
53
 
TERMINATION OF THE CONTRACT
  by agreement of the parties
29
    formal requirements
29
  see AVOIDANCE OF THE CONTRACT
 
THIRD PARTY CLAIMS
  industrial or intellectual property
42
  invalid claims
41
  notice to the seller
43
    failure
43
      excused
44
  parties' autonomy
41
 
TIME PERIODS
  additional period of time for performance
47 | 63
  period of grace not granted
45 | 61
  time for acceptance
18
    beginning and calculating of periods
20
  time for acceptance
20
  time for examination of the delivered goods
38
  time to give notice of non conformity of the goods
39
  time of avoidance
49 | 64
  time of delivery
33
  time of handing over documents
34
  time of payment
58 | 59
  see ACCEPTANCE, DELIVERY, DOCUMENTS, CONFORMITY
 
TRANSFER OF PROPERTY
  see EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION, SELLER'S OBLIGATIONS
 
TRANSFER OF PROPERTY
 
USAGES
  conclusion of contract by letter of confirmation
9
  incoterms
9
    carriage of goods
32
    delivery of goods
31
      notice
32
      place
31
      taking delivery
53
      time
33
    documents
34
    interpretation
9
    time of payment of price
58
  intent of party
8
  lex mercatoria
1
  relevance of usages
9
  validity
4
  see DOMESTIC LAW, GENERAL CONDITIONS OF CONTRACT, PRACTICES
 
VALIDITY ISSUES
  see EXCLUSIONS FROM THE CONVENTION, DOMESTIC LAW
 
VENIRE CONTRA FACTUM PROPRIUM
  see ESTOPPEL
 
WITHOLDING OF PERFORMANCE
  see SUSPENSION OF PERFORMANCE
 
WRITING REQUIREMENTS
  see FORMAL REQUIREMENTS