The principle of good faith is fundamental in the law of international trade. This global consensus derives from its origin in European civil law. A fair question to be asked is whether there is also a substantial consensus on its content and operation as it moves away from a European location. Also it should be discussed whether the principle of good faith has a place in contemporary Asian principles of contract law.
|Title of host publication||Legal Thoughts between the East and the West in the Multilevel Legal Order|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Liber Amicorum in Honour of Professor Herbert Han-Pao Ma|
|Editors||Chang-fa Lo, Nigel N. T. Li, Tsai-yu Li|
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
|Name||Economics, Law, and Institutions in Asia Pacific|
Hiscock, M. (2016). The universality of good faith and moral behaviour: A challenge for the principles of Asian contract law. In C. Lo, N. N. T. Li, & T. Li (Eds.), Legal Thoughts between the East and the West in the Multilevel Legal Order: A Liber Amicorum in Honour of Professor Herbert Han-Pao Ma (pp. 355-367). (Economics, Law, and Institutions in Asia Pacific). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-1995-1_21