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Websites on CISG
Many website provide the text and status of CISG, decisions interpreting CISG, CISG's travaux préparatoires, and lists of books and articles on CISG. Direct links to these materials on each website are provided on the appropriate pages of this guide. This page provides an overview of the websites and links to their homepages.
Pace Law School (the Vis Moot's founder) has created the most comprehensive online database of CISG materials:
UNCITRAL (CISG's drafter) also provides materials on CISG:
Other organizations and scholars interested in international trade have also created websites providing materials on CISG:
Materials on CISG and the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts, created as a joint project by the Italian National Research Council, the University of Rome I “La Sapienza”, and UNIDROIT.
Materials on CISG originally compiled by the late Professor Peter Schlechtriem (Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg i. Br./Germany), author of one of the preeminent CISG treatises. Both the website and treatise are now maintained by Professor Ingeborg Schwenzer (University of Basel, Switzerland.)