Monthly Archives: October 2012

The opinion of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee on the Common European Sales Law

The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament has submitted an opinion on the proposed Common European Sales Law (CESL). In essence it supports the proposal and makes some suggestions for further work and specific changes. The … Continue reading

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Support for the Common European Sales Law (CESL) from the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE)

In a press release issued yesterday the CCBE welcomes the proposal for a Common European Sales Law and suggests that its scope should be widened. In particular it suggests that there is “ no reason to limit the scope of … Continue reading

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Useful committee hearing on the proposed Common European Sales Law (CESL)

The influential Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) of the European Parliament held a hearing on the proposed CESL on 24 September. It exposed the weakness of some of the arguments which have been heard so far and ought … Continue reading

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