The Common Core of European Private Law

Unexpected circumstances in Contract Law

General Reporter: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Ewoud Hondius/Prof. Dr. Hans-Christoph Grigoleit


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The list below contains the current versions of national reports as submitted by the authors. 

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Country Status of doc. Online
Austria August 2005 26.8.2005
Czech Republik January 2005 7.2.2005
Danmark September 2005 10.10.2005
France April 2007 14.4.2007
Germany June 2004 6.6.2004
Greece October 2005 24.10.2005
Hungary January 2005 6.2.2005
Ireland May 2005 3.8.2005
Italy November 2006 31.11.2006
Lithuania September 2005 6.9.2005
Netherlands September 2006 5.10.2006
Portugal November 2006 04.12.2006
Scotland June 2004 4.7.2004
Slovak Republik
Slovenia August 2005 27.8.2005
Spain January 2005 8.2.2005
Sweden September 2005 6.9.2005
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History of Concepts about Unexpected Circumstances

For any comments and suggestions: Carsten Herresthal (Carsten.Herresthal(at)
Last Review: 16. April 2007