Monthly Archives: August 2010

Lord Mance on the common frame of reference

There is a short article by Lord Mance, in English, in the latest issue of the Zeitschrift für Europäisches Privatrecht (3/201 at 457-462). He has high praise for the Draft Common Frame of Reference, which was “among the first purchases … Continue reading

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Call for evidence about a European Contract Law

The UK Ministry of Justice, together with the Scottish Government and the Northern Ireland Assembly, published on 18 August 2010 a "Call for Evidence" about the European Commission's Green Paper on a European Contract Law (which was noted on this blog … Continue reading

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New move towards a European Law Institute

For a while it looked as if initiatives for the formation of a European Law Institute might get bogged down in useless rivalry and competition. The Hamburg meeting convened by Reinhard Zimmermann on 22 and 23 June to try to … Continue reading

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