WELCOME to the International Trade database produced by the Pace Law School
Institute of International Commercial Law and the Pace Law Library! This
database focuses on the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the
International Sale of Goods (the "CISG").
CISG: Table of Contents of English text
article by article, with links to each article,
from which links to legislative history and
other materials on each article can be found.
Countries that have adopted the CISG: Map;
List of Contracting States with effective dates,
declarations and reservations; Creation of the
CISG, current status and future trends.
CISG: Searchable full text in English and other
official and unofficial languages.
INTRODUCTIONS to the CISG from
common law and civil law perspectives.
CASE LAW: Case presentations, search form
to find abstracts and full texts of CISG cases,
with links to commentaries [partly complete].
UNCITRAL OUTLINE: Searchable detailed outline
of all key issues addressed by the CISG,
displayed by article and sub-article.
BIBLIOGRAPHY on the CISG with links to
selected articles and case commentaries.
Antecedents to the CISG: ULIS and ULF
material relevant to the CISG.
About the Institute of International Commercial
Law: objectives; other CISG learning events:
Moot in Vienna, CISG essay contest.
Descriptors: thesaurus of international trade
key word terms useful for searching CISG
materials. Multi-lingual [not yet available].
About this database, about colleagues and
institutions who help produce it, and their
homepages. Invitation to participate.
Register with Pace Institute of International
Commercial Law for information bulletins.
Send us your comments and suggestions.
Copyright; How to cite this material.
Links to other international trade databases.
Status of the database and development
New contributors to, recent additions to,
and new features of the database
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