1. See Section J on Trade for general materials that discuss this topic.
2. Kritzer, Albert, ed. International Contract Manual 5 volumes Kluwer International. 1990 with periodic supplementation ($256 for guide; $240 for handbook; $146 for checklist) The first volume, Guide to Practical Applications of the UN Convention on
Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, provides an in-depth analysis of the
articles of the convention and a how-to on contracts for the international sale of goods.
The second volume, Country Handbooks, offers a comparative view of sales codes
and practices of over 70 individual countries. It specifically addresses the civil law,
common law, socialist and Islamic law of jurisdictions throughout the world. Coverage
includes taxation, trade regulations, distributor agreements, statutes of limitations and
arbitration. The final segment, Contract Checklist, presents business and legal
professionals with issues to consider before drafting a proposal or contract or agreeing
3. Van Houtte, Hans. The Law of International Trade. 2d ed. London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2001 (£140) Includes discussion of regulatory bodies, transnational sales, distribution, technology transfer, financing and payment, primarily focuses on Western Europe, the US and Canada. http://www.smlawpub.co.uk
4. International Distribution and Licensing. Chesterland, OH: Business Laws, Inc.,
looseleaf supplemented periodically ($185). Includes basic legal rules in a number of
jurisdictions and provides over 100 sample forms from a wide variety of industries and
countries. The documents have been retrieved from SEC filings and are enhanced by