Towards a Chinese Civil Code: Historical and Comparative Perspective

MacQueen, H. (Speaker)

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'Third Party Rights in Contract: A Case Study on Codifying and Not Codifying': The paper will consider third party rights in contracts as a case study in the codification (and non-codification) of law. The paper will take a historical and comparative approach. The systems under examination will be those of Scotland, England, China and the European Draft Common Frame of Reference, in particular the last-named, which is based upon the Principles of European Contract Law and the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts.
PeriodOct 2010
Event typeConference
LocationHong Kong, China