Curriculum Guide · Courses
International Contracts and Sales Law
Professor Franz Werro
J.D. Course 1036 (cross-listed) | 2 credit hours
The course analyzes private law norms regulating international contracts. It focuses on international conventions and uniform rules of law, such as the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sales of Goods (CISG), the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts, the Principles of European Contract Law, INCOTERMS, and others. The course includes some aspects of conflicts of law rules, as well as an analysis of the main international instruments governing international commercial arbitration.
Prerequisite: Contracts (or the equivalent Bargain, Exchange, and Liability).
Students may not receive credit for both this course and the LL.M. course, International Business Transactions and Dispute Resolution.