‘Fears over French contract law rewrite are largely overblown, says expert’

“The French civil code was first written in 1804 and the principal articles concerning contract law have not changed since its creation. Reform to the dated law was announced by justice minister Christiane Taubira in February, and aims to bring the law into line with international standards. Most of the proposed changes aim to reflect French case law and the interpretations that have been given by French courts over the years …” (more)

[Out-Law.com, 20 May]

First posted 2015-05-21 06:14:45

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