Message to the Senate — The UN Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts | whitehouse.gov

Eleven years after it was approved by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, the UN Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts (also known as the “Electronic Contracts Convention”) has been sent by the President to the Senate for ratification. A substantial portion of my book, Every1’s Guide to Electronic Contracts, analyses this Convention. My earlier academic articles suggested some procedural changes to the process of ratification, such as separate …