Monthly Archives: May 2011

First political airing of the ECLFS

The European Conservatives and Reformists group held a hearing in Brussels on 3rd May on the European Commission’s contract law plans. The group wanted to hear a range of views including those of the European Commission (given to the hearing … Continue reading

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European contract law feasibility study

The European Commission’s press release on the publication of the text produced by the expert group on European contract law describes the text in various ways. First it is a “feasibility study on a future initiative on European contract law” … Continue reading

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The European Law Institute takes shape

Below is the manifesto of the European Law Institute which was agreed at a meeting in Athens on 15th and 16th April. There is to be an Opening Congress in Paris on June 1st.  Further information on the Institute, on … Continue reading

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New instrument on European contract law

The text of the articles agreed by the Expert Group on European contract law will soon appear on the European Commission’s website. Its publication will help to focus the debate on the best way forward in European contract law. It should … Continue reading

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