Bank guarantees in international trade : the law and practice of independent (first demand) guarantees and standby letters of credit in civil law and common law jurisdictions / Roeland F. Bertrams.
Fourth revised edition.
The Hague, The Netherlands : Kluwer Law International ; 
xxxiii, 612 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Publication (International Chamber of Commerce) ; v. 975. 1015-258X.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Overview Types of guarantee Conditions of payment (payment mechanism) Legal nature Parties to the underlying relationship Role and position of the bank Drafting and clauses Relationship between applicant, first instructing bank, second issuing bank : introduction and structure Relationship between applicant and bank : direct guarantee Relationship applicant, first instructing bank, second issuing bank. Indirect guarantee. Counter-guarantee Other aspects of the bank guarantee The demand for payment The concept of fraud Fraud and the position of the bank : bank's liability in 'after-payment' cases Fraud and restraining orders Conservatory attachment and the UK freezing (Mareva) injunction Jurisdiction, applicable law and recognition of foreign judgments Bank guarantees and construction contracts.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-599) and index.
K1098 .B47 2013
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