Selected Cases by Article & Issues

Article 1600 Cases
Article 218 Cases
Article 350 Cases
Article 4155 Cases
Article 51 Cases
Article 680 Cases
Article 7210 Cases (1) In the interpretation of this Convention, regard is to be had to its international character and to the need to promote uniformity in its application and the observance of good faith in international trade.

(2) Questions concerning matters governed by this Convention which are not expressly settled in it are to be settled in conformity with the general principles on which it is based or, in the absence of such principles, in conformity with the law applicable by virtue of the rules of private international law.
Number Issue # Cases
1 Interpretation of Convention 3
1.1 Consideration of international character of Convention 23
1.1.1 Recourse to Convention's legislative history 6
1.2 Need for uniform application of Convention 23
1.2.1 Recourse to foreign case law and scholarly writing 54
2 Gaps in Convention 1
2.1 Matters governed but not expressly settled by Convention 49
2.2 Matters excluded from scope of Convention (see art. 4) 13
2.3 Methods for filling in gaps 4
2.3.1 Application by analogy of other provisions of Convention 9
Country Date Court
Austria 29-06-1999 Oberster Gerichtshof
Austria 18-12-2002 Oberster Gerichtshof
Austria 26-04-2005 Oberster Gerichtshof
Cases: 3
Germany 14-01-2009 Oberlandesgericht M√ľnchen
Cases: 1
Netherlands 28-01-2005 Hoge Raad
Netherlands 22-04-2014 Court of Appeal, the Hague
Netherlands 16-11-2016 Rechtbank Midden-Nederland
Cases: 3
Switzerland 19-02-2004 Schweizerisches Bundesgericht
Cases: 1
USA 20-08-2008 U.S. District Court, New York (Southern District)
Cases: 1
2.3.2 Recourse to general principles of Convention 24
2.3.2.1 Examples of general principles 26
2.3.2.2 Recourse to UNIDROIT Principles 26
2.3.3 Recourse to domestic law 20
2.3.3.1 Applicable law determined by choice of law rules of forum 22
2.3.3.2 Applicable choice of law rules in arbitration 3
3 Concept of good faith in international trade 1
3.1 Significance of good faith in international trade 3
3.2 Good faith as aid in interpretation of Convention 8
3.3 Good faith as a general principle of Convention 18
3.3.1 Good faith during negotiations 5
3.3.2 Good faith in interpretation of contract 5
3.3.3 Good faith in performance of contract 14
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Article 278 Cases
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Total Cases in the database 3606