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Offer and Acceptance under the Russian Civil Code

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The article deals with a procedure of entering into a contract under Russian civil law both at the domestic and foreign markets. An offer and an acceptance are considered in the light or relevant provisions of the Russian Civil Codes of 1922, 1964 and that currently effective as compared with rules of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods 1980 and INIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts 2010.

About the Author

Valery Musin
St Petersburg State University
Russian Federation
Professor of Civil Procedural Law and Head of the Civil Procedure Department at St Petersburg State University (7-9 Universitetskaya nab, St Petersburg, 199034, Russia)


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For citation:

Musin V. Offer and Acceptance under the Russian Civil Code. Russian Law Journal. 2013;1(1):80-90.

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ISSN 2309-8678 (Print)
ISSN 2312-3605 (Online)