GERMANY, Erman- Hefermehl, �147, Rz 2; for GREECE, Simantiras in ErmAK (3) If by virtue of the offer, of practices which the parties have established between It is important to note that for certain types of contracts (for example real estate sales or … (1995) 3546. (2) In the case of acceptance by conduct, the contract is concluded when notice of the On the contrary, if the offeree accepts by an act of performance without the factors contemplated in article 18(3), his indication of assent must reach the offeror in order to conclude the contract -- article 18(1) and (2). Under most systems the conduct which shows a positive attitude to the offer may not amount to an acceptance of In cases covered by paragraph (3) the acceptance is effective when the act is performed decision of 2 May 1991, Friel 52. advertising the goods for sale in a trade paper which A reads. ; Honnold, supra note 11 at no. starting a production of goods ordered etc. themselves, or of a usage, the offeree may accept the offer by performing an act Nevertheless, the UNIDROIT Principles also recognizes the possibility that the contract could be deemed concluded by the conduct of the parties. 144, 1993) 2, p. 26. However, the time of the conclusion of the contract mentioned in some provisions is not without notice to the offeror, the contract is concluded when the performance of the 2-5.; see also CISG art. 155, C.A. B's advertisement of the goods in a exceptions. l93 (1); ITALIAN CC art. Similar solutions are to be found in or follow from AUSTRIAN ABGB � 864; SCOTS law is basically the same as the English. See editorial remarks (comparative commentary) on article 19 CISG and its PECL counterparts, available at . Time of conclusion when acceptance is communicated by language accepted - except by silence - and practices between the parties and usages may also M�nster: Center for Transnational Law, 2001, vol. consider a contract concluded when the acceptance reaches the offeror. (b) If the answer to the first question is positive, when is the contract concluded? have been effected by an act of performance. Perales Viscasillas, supra note 1, at 606-610. when the acceptance reaches him. contract is concluded when a notice of the conduct reaches the offeror, see on [page 173] these cases the start of production or other preparations makes the acceptance effective 1990, Arr. Against: Ulrich von Huber, Der Uncitral-Entwurf eines �bereinkommens �ber Internationale Warenkaufvertr�ge, 43 Rabels Zeitschrift, No. offeror. 144, 1993) Comment 189 nos. For commercial contracts concluded inter absentes, art. UpCounsel accepts only the top 5 percent of lawyers to its site. The same rule applies in SPAIN, see CC art. Comment However, the time of the conclusion of the contract mentioned in some provisions is not In determining the moment when a contract is concluded through communication of an 1262(2); however, the courts will Article 2:206 deals with the period of time On the "receipt" principle see note 1 to Article 1:303 PORTUGUESE law, see Cordeiro 1, 616, P.M. Pinto, Declaracào tacita 620 and Court decisions of 29 September l960, 22 October 1974, RAJ (1974) 3971, 28 May even though the offeror does not get notice of these acts. 2.6(3). On the "receipt" principle see note 1 to Article 1:303 [17] In such cases, the contract regulation is derived from the general principles to be found in Part II of the Convention, always taking into account the need for a uniform interpretation and application of the Convention (as per article 7 CISG). acceptance must be communicated to him, see Holwell Securities Ltd v. Hughes However, the time of the conclusion of the contract mentioned in some provisions is not 144, 1993) 3:37 (3); This rule applies in BELGIUM, see Cass. . ; Honnold, supra note 11 at no. (1995) 3546. The © Pace Law School Institute of International Commercial Law - Last updated January 5, 2007 A's goods, A sends B goods with a draft distributorship contract by which B is to 1. Conclusion of the Contract: Acceptance of an Offer + Consensus in Idem For a contract, there shall exist an offer and acceptance of the offer. 224 cash credit in order to increase its available funds this act in itself will not constitute a Article 18(1)-(3) and articles 19 and 21 CISG are also relevant to this matter; similarly, article 2:205 PECL has to be analyzed considering other rules of the European Principles - mainly, articles 1:303 (similar to article 24 CISG); 2:204(2) (counterpart of article 18(1) CISG, in relation to acceptance by silence or inaction); 2:207 (for late acceptances, ruled on in article 21 CISG); article 2:208 (modified acceptance, similar to article 19 CISG); and, finally, article 2:209 which refers to conflicting general conditions. In these cases the moment when the contract is concluded is different, as well as the limit to revoke the offer under article 16(1) CISG. In case of a more complicated offer, especially if it is one for a contract of duration, a However, in a case where the acceptance had to be [1994] 2 ILRM 394 the Irish Supreme Court suggested obiter that the mailbox rule A ‘promisee’ is also referred to as an ‘acceptor’ or ‘offeree’. S immediately starts 3:37 (3); 1326(1) and 1335, which *You can also browse our support articles here >. cannot any longer be revoked or withdrawn. [page 172] no 117. common law antecedents and related domestic provisions. This is the rule of CISG art. them can withdraw from it. Some laws consider the contract to be concluded when the acceptance reaches the that the offeree may indicate assent by performing an act without notice to the offeror, the Significance of the time of conclusion Court decisions of 29 September l960, 22 October 1974, RAJ (1974) 3971, 28 May considered here is the time when the parties are bound to the contract and none of GERMANY, Erman- Hefermehl, �147, Rz 2; for GREECE, Simantiras in ErmAK During the Diplomatic Conference, a proposal made by the Italian delegation was rejected; the proposal suggested the extension of its field of application to the place of performance (Official Records, pp. knowledge of the acceptance or if by his fault he has prevented it from reaching him. The GERMAN BGB � 151 provides that the contract is concluded without a 2.6(3). Marriage of Figaro, which will start in two months time. This chapter opens with a review and synthesis of our conclusions on the expected effects of a decline in the population grown rate that works through these mechanisms. See U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 14 April 1992, 91 Civ.3253 (CLB) (United States), Filanto S.p.A. v. Chilewich International Corp., 789 F.Supp. It may also have effects in other respects, see e.g. always the same as that provided in Article 2:205. 1326(1) and 1335, which does an acceptance sent through a messenger, see Treitel, Contract 21 ff. In FRANCE and LUXEMBOURG the question appears to be unsettled. Precisely the same result is derived from article 2:207(1) PECL (and the corresponding PECL Comments), since the PECL does not adopt the dispatch theory; therefore, under the PECL, the conclusion of the contract in case of a late acceptance is governed by the receipt rule - i.e, when the late acceptance reaches the offeror. SDNY 1992, pp.1229-1242 , appeal dismissed, 984 F.2d 58 (2d Cir. A contract is concluded when the communications between and actions of the parties, as provided in article 18 and as interpreted in accordance with article 8, establish that there has been an effective acceptance of an offer. acceptance, see Treitel, Contract 27-28. 2) Indication of assent made by oral statements [articles 18(1) CISG, and 1:303(1)(3) and 2:205(1) PECL]. The mere fact that 27, transmission to the addressee. . 2. For instance, the terms of the contract may say expressly that the acceptance is effective only when received by or communicated to the offeror. acceptance must be communicated to him, see Holwell Securities Ltd v. Hughes that the offeree may indicate assent by performing an act without notice to the offeror, the If the offeree starts performance it does so at its own 3. The laws of SPAIN, BELGIUM and LUXEMBOURG also seem to be An offeree may accept by delivering goods ordered by the offeror, by accepting BGB � 151 Münchener Kommentar I (-Kramer) � 151 note 49. Almeida, Negocio juridico 794; and ENGLISH law, see Weatherby v.Banham (1832) before the latter reached the other party. This may 189 nos. ; and Perales Viscasillas, supra note 1, at 117-124. The source of this material is Ole Lando & Hugh Beale eds., Principles of An offer sent by letter may 2, p. 26. unsettled on that point. conduct which shows a positive attitude to the offer may not amount to an acceptance of moment notice of the performance reaches the offeror, see Terré, Simler & Lequette B's advertisement of the goods in a Some laws consider the contract to be concluded when the acceptance reaches the does an acceptance sent through a messenger, see Treitel, Contract 21 ff. 5. The general rule is that once the acceptance has been dispatched the offeror can no longer 54 of the acceptance need not be made by the same means as the offer. 291 et seq.). Marriage of Figaro, which will start in two months time. 97-114. 1. (1995) 3546. general commercial practices that such a declaration is not to be expected or the Whereas contracts in written form such as buying a house or a contract of buying a car. Articles 7:101(1) and (2), 7:102(3). acceptance? If the offeree starts performance it does so at its own However, in a case where the acceptance had to be offeror has renounced it. Article 2:208 lays down when the contract is considered to have been concluded. trade paper, which A reads, without mention of any distributorship agreement However, in Kelly v. Cruise Catering Ltd The vast majority of the scholars follow the thesis supported by Professor Honnold, who thinks that there is a general principle applicable to article 18: the need to communicate the acceptance, a principle which is also applicable to paragraph (3) of article 18 unless in a given case a quick reaching of the goods could substitute the notice informing the act of acceptance. Article 2:205(3) is similar to CISG art. advertising the goods for sale in a trade paper which A reads. would not apply if the letter of acceptance was lost in the post. Notice RAJ (1982) 7474 and 22 December 1992, RAJ (1992) 10642 and 24 April l995, RAJ 7 January 1981, Bull. have been effected by an act of performance. the offeror. Although finding the precise moment in which the contract is concluded could be very difficult absent any other conclusive proof, in many cases the contract shall be deemed concluded either when there is a sufficient agreement between the parties, or when there is performance of the contract by both parties. See editorial remarks (comparative commentary) on article 19 CISG and its PECL counterparts, available at . always the same as that provided in Article 2:205. Beck: M�nchen, 1990) no. the offeror. European Contract Law: Parts I and II, Kluwer Law International (2000) 171-174. Like the Principles, the laws attach various other effects to In this regard, the Ad Hoc Arbitral Award, Rome (Italy) of 4 December 1996, Unilex - UNIDROIT Principles, Transnational, June 2000, D-1996-9, cited Articles 1.2, 2.1, 2.6 and 2.12 to demonstrate the possibility of the valid conclusion of the contract for the sale of fuel oil between an English and Italian company. In principle, the tacit acceptance of the offer is excluded, and it exists only in exceptional cases, for example when there is a permanent business connection between the parties. even though the offeror does not get notice of these acts. will depend upon the circumstances. 4. [1994] 2 ILRM 394 the Irish Supreme Court suggested obiter that the mailbox rule acceptance, the laws are divided. It may also have effects in other respects, see e.g. (3) If by virtue of the offer, of practices which the parties have established between In cases covered by paragraph (3) the acceptance is effective when the act is performed M engages another soprano. Marriage of Figaro, which will start in two months time. It seems to be the prevailing view that the act which shows See, supporting this view: E�rsi, supra note 10 at 44; Michael Joachim Bonell, Formation of Contracts and Pre-contractual Liability under the Vienna Convention on International Sale of Goods, in Formation of Contracts and Precontractual Liability (ICC: Paris, 1990, publication no. In FRANCE the courts oscillate between the moment the act is performed and the 9. does an acceptance sent through a messenger, see Treitel, Contract 21 ff. In PORTUGUESE law the contract is also concluded when the offeror gets effective 2-5.; see also CISG art. A. itself cannot revoke. 224; the NORDIC countries, see Contract Acts �� 2 and 3. B accepts by advertising the goods for sale in a trade paper which A reads. beginning of a performance covered by paragraph (3). Conclusion Viewers of this website will be able to understand the benefits and challenges presented to both health professionals and consumers and will further understand the complexity involved in the development and implementation of an EHR which will be a necessary instrument to provide healthcare in Canada in the future. Comment Article 2:211 PECL (Contracts not concluded through offer and acceptance) states that the rules of formation of the contract through offer and acceptance apply with appropiate adaptations to the aforementioned situations. Institut Suisse de Droit Compar� (3) (Schulthess Polygraphischer: Z�rich, 1985) 50. trade paper, which A reads, without mention of any distributorship agreement considered here is the time when the parties are bound to the contract and none of S claims to play the part. (C.H. GERMANY, Erman- Hefermehl, �147, Rz 2; for GREECE, Simantiras in ErmAK 18(2), UNIDROIT art. However, in a case where the acceptance had to be 2, p. 26. This solution is supported by Pilar Perales Viscasillas, La perfecci�n por silencio de la compraventa internacional en la Convenci�n de Viena de 1980, 52 Derecho de los Negocios 9-14 (enero 1995), commenting on the first decision on the value of the silence or inaction of the offeree under the Vienna Convention. Nevertheless, the UNIDROIT Principles also recognizes the possibility that the contract could be deemed concluded by the conduct of the parties. 117; acceptance is effective at the moment performance of the act begins, see paragraph 3. 79(1) and 100(2), and, generally, Rodière, Formation 136 f. cash credit in order to increase its available funds this act in itself will not constitute a these cases the start of production or other preparations makes the acceptance effective does not amount to an acceptance of the latter. CHAPTER 2 Review of Related Literature and Studies This chapter includes discussion on related literature and studies both foreign and local, which provides relevant facts about the society’s level of acceptance between gays and lesbians. See Pilar Perales Viscasillas, Formation of the contract under the CISG. 79(1) and 100(2), and, generally, Rodière, Formation 136 f. 132.1, 144 et seq. the acceptance reaches the offeror. acceptance, the laws are divided. regulate the mode of acceptance. GREECE see CC art. M�nster: Center for Transnational Law, 2001, vol. appreciation of the lower courts. RAJ (1982) 7474 and 22 December 1992, RAJ (1992) 10642 and 24 April l995, RAJ On these laws and on NORDIC law see note 2 to D. Acceptance without notice by the offeree, will not reach the offeror within the time set for acceptance, an express 25 May PORTUGAL, see CC art. or telegram takes effect when the letter of acceptance is dispatched (put in the In these cases the moment when the contract is concluded is different, as well as the limit to revoke the offer under article 16(1) CISG. From that moment a withdrawal of the offer, even if it see Ghestin, Formation no. The same rule applies in SPAIN, see CC art. (C.H. FOOTNOTES 155, C.A. B. follow from practice between the parties, see Article 1:104. the time of conclusion, see, for instance, CISG art. If the offeree starts performance it does so at its own does not amount to an acceptance of the latter. However, the time of the conclusion of the contract mentioned in some provisions is not Commission on European Contract Law, these comments and notes are presented Under the Vienna Convention, the first answer could also be considered affirmative. even though the offeror does not get notice of these acts. M engages another soprano. act begins. It may also have effects in other respects, see e.g. The vast majority of the scholars follow the thesis supported by Professor Honnold, who thinks that there is a general principle applicable to article 18: the need to communicate the acceptance, a principle which is also applicable to paragraph (3) of article 18 unless in a given case a quick reaching of the goods could substitute the notice informing the act of acceptance. (1979). Court decisions of 29 September l960, 22 October 1974, RAJ (1974) 3971, 28 May 18(3) and UNIDROIT Principles art. appreciation of the lower courts. Thus the effectiveness of the agreement will be established by the expiration of the period of time previously agreed on. Time of conclusion when acceptance is communicated by language B is accepts to offer by buying the car from A. Cour de Cassation has considered it a question of fact left to the sovereign [1974] 1W.L.R. The same rule applies in SPAIN, see CC art. The statement or conduct must show an intention to be bound, see Article 2:102. But the 19. Commission on European Contract Law, these comments and notes are presented The statement or conduct must show an intention to be bound, see Article 2:102. below. acceptance is effective at the moment performance of the act begins, see paragraph 3. rehearsing. Among the various effects of the time of conclusion of the contract, the one which is reasonable to use the post, and it does not apply if the offeror has stipulated that the law is basically the same as the English. 19. The process of offer and acceptance (1) In many situations, especially when the parties are in correspondence, English law requires an agreement to result from acceptance of an offer; however, it is admitted that some situations produce a consensus without such a clear-cut form of dealing. Some laws consider the contract to be concluded when the acceptance reaches the offeror. 1993). below. M is not bound by any contract to S. In FRANCE and LUXEMBOURG the question appears to be unsettled. A contract is concluded when the communications between and actions of the parties, as provided in article 18 and as interpreted in accordance with article 8, establish that there has been an effective acceptance of an offer. D. Acceptance without notice Beck: M�nchen, 1990) no. If, however, the relationship develops, and both parties observe the terms of the For commercial contracts concluded inter absentes, art. Like the commentary to the UNIDROIT Principles and the U.S. Restatements, the Against: Ulrich von Huber, Der Uncitral-Entwurf eines �bereinkommens �ber Internationale Warenkaufvertr�ge, 43 Rabels Zeitschrift, No. An offeree may accept by delivering goods ordered by the offeror, by accepting 1326(1) and 1335, which transmission to the addressee. Nevertheless, the UNIDROIT Principles also recognizes the possibility that the contract could be deemed concluded by the conduct of the parties. appreciation of the lower courts. which in July 1998 had still not been enacted. NORDIC Contracts Act � l (2); GREEK CC art. It is importance to realize that the postal rule only applies to the communication of acceptance. become A's sole distributor in B's country. M is not bound by any contract to S. 14. However, if it follows from the offer or from practices between the parties or from usage However, in Kelly v. Cruise Catering Ltd If in view of the offer the offeree addresses its bank to obtain a (1995) 3546. NORDIC Contracts Act � l (2); GREEK CC art. unsettled on that point. S starts immediately rehearsing. Commission on European Contract Law, these comments and notes are presented even though the offeror does not get notice of these acts. has been posted previously, has no effect, see Henthorn v. Fraser [1892] 2 Ch. 7. Article 2:211 PECL (Contracts not concluded through offer and acceptance) states that the rules of formation of the contract through offer and acceptance apply with appropiate adaptations to the aforementioned situations. 1262(2); however, the courts will dispatched his acceptance. conduct reaches the offeror. The receipt rule is also the main rule in ENGLAND, but there are important 11. [page 173] kjoberle kjoberle The answer is Beliefs. In Acceptance by conduct offeror. ; Honnold, supra note 11 at no. 18(2), UNIDROIT art. Reference this. The "postal rule" only applies when it was Accident Insurance Co Ltd v. Grant (1879) 4 Ex D. 216, unless perhaps the loss or As stated by Honnold, supra note 10 at no. acceptance when she reads the advertisement. 2.6 (2). (1979). 3, pp. RAJ (1982) 7474 and 22 December 1992, RAJ (1992) 10642 and 24 April l995, RAJ C.A. given before a certain date the Court has stated that the acceptance had to be In Law and Practice of Export Trade. A simplify definition of a contract can be ‘a legally binding agreement between two parties’. Comment and notes on PECL 2:205 However, this author seems to follow another orientation in the second and third edition of his commentary (see, Schlechtriem, supra note 3, at no. 20. starting a production of goods ordered etc. in IRISH law, see Package Investments v. Shandon Park Mills, unreported High Court They adopt the doctrine stated in section 2-204(2) UCC and in section 22(1) Restatement (Second) of Contracts. See the Secretariat Commentary on article 16(1) of the 1978 Draft of the CISG. l93 (1); ITALIAN CC art. An offeree may accept by delivering goods ordered by the offeror, by accepting 10. The mere fact that 5 C&P 228 and Treitel, Contract 23 f. and 36 f. [page 174] [1974] 1W.L.R. See, for example, Pilar Perales Viscasillas, La formaci�n del contrato de compraventa internacional de mercader�as, 1996 (Tirant lo blanch), 232-237. no 117. 5. this moment each party is bound to the other and cannot revoke or withdraw its consent. Spanish representative at UNCITRAL. comments to the PECL help explain the text. According to section 2(c), the person who making proposal is called the promisor and the person accepting the proposal is called the promise. with the proviso that the offeror is considered or presumed to have the knowledge 18(2), UNIDROIT art. starting a production of goods ordered etc. 1990, Arr. when the acceptance reaches him. When notice of conduct, such as the production of goods ordered or other preparations In Acceptance by conduct See supporting this view, Ludwig, supra note 7 at 341-342 and 405-406. The unsolicited goods sent by the offeror, by opening a credit in the offeror's favour, by 3, 445 et seq. However, the acceptance becomes binding on the offeree when it reaches rehearsing. For this solution, see Rafael Illescas Ortiz, La Convenci�n de Viena de 1980 sobre compraventa internacional de mercader�as: �mbito de aplicaci�n y perfecci�n del contrato, 16 Derecho de los Negocios, 7 (1992). The same rule applies A similar acceptance which is effective from the moment a performance begins may also In case of a more complicated offer, especially if it is one for a contract of duration, a 3:38 (1); for 360. From The statement or conduct must show an intention to be bound, see Article 2:102. C. Conduct 8. law, McBryde, Contract 74 f.; FRENCH law, Terré, Simler & Lequette no. See, against this thesis, the legislative history: during the Diplomatic Conference held in 1980 in Vienna a proposal made by Professor Farnsworth in order to introduce the obligation to notify of the performance of the act was withdrawn due to lack of support (Official Records, pp. does not amount to an acceptance of the latter. Marriage of Figaro, which will start in two months time. See, supporting this view: E�rsi, supra note 10 at 44; Michael Joachim Bonell, Formation of Contracts and Pre-contractual Liability under the Vienna Convention on International Sale of Goods, in Formation of Contracts and Precontractual Liability (ICC: Paris, 1990, publication no. advertising the goods for sale in a trade paper which A reads. (C.H.Beck: M�nchen, 2000), no. This may 14. On these laws and on NORDIC law see note 2 to offeror. 291 et seq.). be able to invoke hardship under Article 6:110 or an impediment under Article 8:108 if 3:38 (1); for The Moment of acceptance. NORDIC Contracts Act � l (2); GREEK CC art. The source of this material is Ole Lando & Hugh Beale eds., Principles of acceptance must be one which manifests itself to the outer world. 97-114. If the offeree starts performance it does so at its own In case of a more complicated offer, especially if it is one for a contract of duration, a Beck: M�nchen, 1990) no. See editorial remarks (comparative commentary) on article 19 CISG and its PECL counterparts, available at . unsettled on that point. The same rule applies in SPAIN, see CC art. 1262(2); however, the courts will The "postal rule" only applies when it was 23 and the UNIDROIT Principles 2.6(2), and the In FRANCE the courts oscillate between the moment the act is performed and the the acceptance reaches the offeror. Article 440. prepare a performance. If this is the case, then there is obviously no scope for the application of the postal rule. comments to the PECL help explain the text. SCOTS law is to the same effect as English law, but there is an official proposal to A Part II (Formation) communication reaches the addressee "when it is made orally to him or delivered by any other means to him personally, to his place of business or mailing address or, if he does not have a place of business or mailing address, to his habitual residence." cannot any longer be revoked or withdrawn. Go to the full texts of Parts I & II of the Principles of European Contract Law The vast majority of the scholars follow the thesis supported by Professor Honnold, who thinks that there is a general principle applicable to article 18: the need to communicate the acceptance, a principle which is also applicable to paragraph (3) of article 18 unless in a given case a quick reaching of the goods could substitute the notice informing the act of acceptance. An offeree may accept by delivering goods ordered by the offeror, by accepting itself cannot revoke. You should not treat any information in this essay as being authoritative. Contract formation outside the traditional model of offer and acceptance Under most systems the 440/9), 161 et seq. the time of conclusion, see, for instance, CISG art. Comments/Contributions, 19. Significance of the time of conclusion under Article 2:205 224; the NORDIC countries, see Contract Acts �� 2 and 3. Whether a conduct amounts to acceptance company will tour the province during the next two weeks and cannot be reached. The mere fact that Lausanne Colloquium of November 19-20, 1984. Commercial Law Professor at the University Carlos III of Madrid (Spain). 19. This rule applies in BELGIUM, see Cass. This rule applies in BELGIUM, see Cass. 1) Report identifier It uniquely identifies the report. Institut Suisse de Droit Compar� (3) (Schulthess Polygraphischer: Z�rich, 1985) 50. Marriage of Figaro, which will start in two months time. with the proviso that the offeror is considered or presumed to have the knowledge Illustration 4: The facts are the same as in Illustration 3 except that M in his offer The "postal rule" only applies when it was become A's sole distributor in B's country. 3, p. 25. [2] In such a case, the contract is concluded when the communication "reaches" the offeror at his place of business or mailing address; if none exists, at his habitual residence. does not amount to an acceptance of the latter. Article 1:303. But the 155, C.A. Among the various effects of the time of conclusion of the contract, the one which is company will tour the province during the next two weeks and cannot be reached. Secretariat Commentary on article 21 of the 1978 Draft, Official Records, para. common law antecedents and related domestic provisions. IV no. The acceptance has effect even though the letter or telegram never reaches the This rule applies in BELGIUM, see Cass. An offer sent by letter may IV no. See also comment 2 of article 2.9 of the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts, International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (Rome, 1994) 39. Like the Principles, the laws attach various other effects to 16. 35(2)(b) and (3), 42(1), 55, 66, 74, The PECL notes identify civil law and beginning of a performance covered by paragraph (3). Illustration 2: Having learned from a colleague that B may be interested in selling When notice of conduct, such as the production of goods ordered or other preparations 18(3) and UNIDROIT Principles art. the offer. 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