The CISG is interesting for two reasons. First, if globalization continues, the ICSG will become increasingly important around the world as a law on international sales contracts. The preamble states that « the adoption of uniform rules, which regulate international sales contracts and take into account different social, economic and legal systems, will help remove legal barriers to international trade and promote the development of international trade. » Second, it is interesting to compare the legal culture that informs the common law with the information of the CISG, which does not correspond to the English common law tradition. Throughout our discussion on Article 2, we will refer to the CISG, the full text of which is available online. Pace Law School, « United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (1980) [CISG] » CISG Database, accessed 1, 2011, www.cisg.law.pace.edu/cisg/text/treaty.html. References to the CISG are formatted in bold. The facts are controversial as to whether an oral contract on the partnership and Agent Harrell was entered into for the purchaser between Barney Brownlee and Constable Harrell in a telephone conversation on July 22. The applicant demonstrated that this had happened and that, shortly thereafter, he had spoken with Brownlee at the gas station on two different occasions when he recognized it, albeit reluctantly, because of the increase in the price of the soybean market. Mr. Brownlee denies booking the soy and denies the nature of the conversations at his gas station with Harrell and the buyer`s manager….
The UCC believes that distributors should be subject to specific standards because they are more experienced and have or should have special knowledge. Professionals should not be subject to rules applicable to the casual or inexperienced buyer or seller. For example, we have already mentioned that the UCC relaxes the reflective rule and provides that as « between merchants, » additional terms in an acceptance are part of the contract, and we discussed the « ten-day response doctrine, » which says that, again, « as between merchants, » a policy signed and sent to the other links the recipient to the fraud law.