On October 29 Irene Grassi will be a panelist at the 66th UIA Union Internationale des Avocats Congress in Dakar, Senegal.
She will speak in the joint session dedicated to: “International Commercial Sales: Challenges in contract Drafting, Transport Risks and Documentary Fraud” which aims to address the main legal issues that affect international sales of goods and their delivery, with a strategic and pragmatic approach. The session will focus on a comparison between the CISG and OHADA Uniform Act with regard with contract law, and the status of the project to reform sales law in in the OHADA countries, with the aim of identifying possible differences in the regulations, as well as raising awareness of the most topical issues concerning the sale and transport of goods in/on OHADA countries. 
The debate will involve highly qualified practitioners from different jurisdictions who will explore the best practices and will offer suggestions to mitigate the numerous risks that may occur in international transactions. 
Established in 1927 and with members in 110 countries, the UIA is a global and multi-cultural organization for the legal profession that facilitates professional development, stimulates learning and networking, and promotes the Rule of Law. 
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