Monthly Archives: April 2009

House of Lords and DCFR – minutes available

The uncorrected minutes of evidence on the Draft Common Frame of Reference taken before Sub-Committee E of the House of Lords’ EU Committee on 25 March 2009 are available at http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld/lduncorr/eue250309ev3.pdf. For an account of the first half of the … Continue reading

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Carl Friedrich MacThibaut – a name to conjure with in European Private Law

Actually, it already has been conjured with – and the person behind it has conjured up an excellent article on "Should Scots Property Law Be Codified?" which appears in the first issue of the Edinburgh Student Law Review vol 1 (2009) at … Continue reading

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DCFR on i-phone

Not being a gadget freak, this is not something I will be using myself, but I am informed that you can download the "Principles, Definitions and Model Rules of European Private Law – DCFR" to your i-phone as an e-book … Continue reading

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DCFR’s farewell to Windscheid?

"Farewell to Windscheid? Legal Concepts Present and Absent from the Draft CFR" is the title of a new article on the DCFR by Antoni Vaquer of the University of Lleida in Catalonia. Its SSRN abstract reads as follows: "The Draft … Continue reading

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