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Vis Moot (ICAM) 2019: Treatises & Commentary for Substantive Issues

Guide created for students enrolled in the International Commercial Arbitration Moot (ICAM) course who are working on the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot problem.

Helpful Secondary Sources

Treatises & Commentary on the CISG

CISG databases

Travaux Prepartoire for the CISG:


  • DiMatteo, et. al. International Sales Law: A Global Challenge. 2014. ebook.
  • Ferrari.  Contracts for the International Sale of Goods: Applicability and Applications of the 1980 United Nations Sales Convention. Reserve Book # K1028.3198 .F468 2012
  • Honnold.  Uniform Law for International Sales under the 1980 United Nations Convention. 2009 edition. ebook
  • Schlechtriem and Schwenzer.  Commentary on the UN Convention on the International Sale of Goods.  Reserve Book # K 1028.3198 .A3K6613 2010.

Note: all of these books are all on reserve behind the circulation desk

Finding Additional Treatises

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