A. DOCUMENTATION FOR MEETINGS ORGANISED BY UNIDROIT IN 2012
I. Institutional meetings of UNIDROIT
(a) General Assembly and Governing Council
(b) Finance Committee
II. Preparation of an international instrument on the netting of financial instruments
- Study Group on principles and rules on the netting of financial instruments (3rd meeting: Rome, 7 - 9 February 2012 )
- Committee of governmental experts on the enforceability of close-out netting provisions (First session, Rome 1-5 October 2012).
- Committee of governmental experts on the enforceability of close-out netting provisions (Second session, Rome 4-8 March 2013).
III. Principles and rules capable of enhancing trading in securities in emerging markets
IV. Preparation of a possible future instrument on third party liability for global navigation satellite system (GNSS) services
V. UNIDROIT Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects
First meeting of the special Committee (Article 20) to review the practical operation of the Convention, convened by the President of UNIDROIT (Paris, UNESCO Headquarters, 19 June 2012).
VI. Preparation of a legal guide on contract farming
The first meeting of the Working Group on Contract Farming will be held in Rome from 28 to 31 January 2013.
VII. Preparation of Model Clauses for Use by Parties of the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts
The first meeting of the Working Group will be held in Rome from 11 to 12 February 2013. >>> Further information
B. DOCUMENTATION FOR A DIPLOMATIC CONFERENCE CONVENED BY A MEMBER STATE FOR THE COMPLETION OF A UNIDROIT PROJECT
Diplomatic Conference for the adoption of the draft Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Space Assets (Berlin, 27 February - 9 March 2012) >>> Further information
C. DOCUMENTATION FOR MEETINGS ORGANISED ON UNIDROIT'S WORK IN 2012
I. UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts (Third edition)
Conference on Principes d’Unidroit (2010) : Un outil indispensable dans la négociation et la rédaction de contrats commerciaux internationaux. The conference was held on 21 March 2012 at the Court of Appeal of Quebec in Montreal, under the patronage of the Chief Justice of the Court of Appeal of Québec, the Hon. Nicole Duval Hesler. >> Programme
International Symposium in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the law journal “Diritto del commercio internazionale” on the theme "The UNIDROIT Principles 2010: Towards a 'Global' Law of International Commercial Contracts" (Rome, 17– 18 February 2012). >> Programme
Annual Colloquium of the Association Française des Docteurs en Droit : Les Principes d’UNIDROIT 2010 : une nécessité dans les contrats internationaux [The UNIDROIT Principles 2010 : A necessity in International Contracts] (The Colloquium was held at the Grand’Chambre of the Cour de cassation in Paris (France) on 10 February 2012) >> Programme
Colloquium on “A new transnational law of obligations? The UNIDROIT Principles 2010” hosted by the University of Geneva (Switzerland) (Geneva, 3 February 2012). For further information and programme see the University of Geneva web page