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Duress and Undue Influence in English and German Contract Law: a comparative study on vitiating factors in common and civil law

by Armin Hadjiani1

(2002) Oxford U Comparative L Forum 1 at | How to cite this article

“The Law is not only the basis for all civilised intercourse; it forms part of our life as an important cultural phenomenon. The solutions developed in a particular system may serve as useful models for other systems. The problems are, after all, often identical. Though the ways in which they are solved may be different, the outcome is mostly the same or similar. Arguments derived from comparative law are thus nowadays increasingly accepted in construing and applying one’s own law.”2

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