International Business Transactions in a Nutshell

Authors: Van Alstine, Michael P. / Ramsey, Michael D.
Edition: 11th
Copyright Date: 2020
  • Publication Date: July 8th, 2020
  • ISBN: 9781684675166
  • Subject: International Transactions and Trade
  • Series: Nutshells
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: This work examines the law and practices relevant to the principal forms of international business and commercial transactions. It includes chapters on negotiating business transactions; the law governing international sales of goods; structuring international sales transactions; the function and substance of international commercial terms; the law governing the international transportation of goods; financing international business transactions, especially through letters of credit; electronic transactions and the protection of data privacy; technology transfers; the initiation, operation, and termination of, as well as the limitations imposed on, foreign investments; property takings, including the options for protecting against and remedies for such actions; the extraterritorial regulation of international business; anti-corruption law; and the resolution of international disputes, whether through litigation in domestic court or through international arbitration.