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The Vienna Sales Convention and the Lex Mercatoria,
Bernard Audit  * 

Introduction

The Unification Achieved

Party Autonomy and Trade Usages

A. The Convention's supplementary character
1. Party autonomy: contracting out of the Convention
2. Trade Usages
B. Opting out of the Convention

The Transnational Character of the Convention Rules

A. The elimination of technicalities and idiosyncrasies
B. Meeting the needs of international trade
1. Adjusting offer and acceptance
2. Failed communications
3. The passing of risk
4. Performance and rescission of the contract
C. The limits of accommodation

The Ability of the Convention to Generate New Rules

A. Interpretation
B.Gap--filling

Some Roadblocks

A.Vaildity of contract or contract provisions: warranty disclaimers
B. Product Liability

Conclusion

FOOTNOTES

Endnotes

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