Convergence, Divergence, and the Middle Way in Unifying or Harmonising Private Law

@inproceedings{Nottage2005ConvergenceDA,
  title={Convergence, Divergence, and the Middle Way in Unifying or Harmonising Private Law},
  author={Luke Richard Nottage},
  year={2005}
}
This paper is inspired by accelerating initiatives by European Union bodies since the late 1990s to harmonise, and perhaps eventually unify, private law - especially contract law (outlined in Part A). Part B embarks on an "archaeology" of the positions and arguments adopted by some of the main academic commentators in the debate about the harmonization or more thorough-going unification of private law, concentrating mainly on writings before the recent spate of activity in Europe - more clearly… CONTINUE READING