Monthly Archives: May 2012

Switzerland proposes future work by UNCITRAL on international contract law

In preparation for the next meeting of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) to be held in New York from 25 June to 6 July 2012 Switzerland has submitted a proposal to the secretariat for the undertaking … Continue reading

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Anna Veneziano to be new deputy Secretary-General of UNIDROIT

Last week I attended an excellent conference in Rome on “The Making of European Private Law”. I will report on the conference later. This post is just to pass on some news which emerged on its fringes. Anna Veneziano has … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Symposium on Interpretation of Contract

I have lectured many times in lecture theatre 175 in the Old Quad over the past 50 years but never to such a cosmopolitan audience. The reason for this was that the symposium was being run in conjunction with a … Continue reading

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