23rd Meeting (February 8, 2011)

Civil Code Reform


 Discussion on individual issues relating to the Civil Code (law of obligations) reform.

Summary of minutes

Members discussed on the following individual items relating to the Civil Code (law of obligations) reform based on Material No.22 (deliberated at the 22nd Meeting) and Material No.23.  Concrete topics for the discussion are as follows (the numbers are consecutive from the issues discussed in the 22nd Meeting):


Issue from Material No.22

28. Regulation of unfair terms


Issues from Material No.23

29. Voidance and rescission

30. Agency

31. Conditions and time period

32. Calculation of time

33. Prescription

34. Regulations of contracts – common issues

35. Sales – general rules

36. Sales – effects of sales (warranty)

37. Sales – effects of sales (except warranty)

38. Sales – redemption, special sales contracts

39. Exchange

40. Gift

41. Loans for consumption

43. Loans for use


Among the issues presented in Material No.23, discussion on “No.42 Leases” was left to the next meeting.


Material No.23 Working draft for the interim report of points at issue on the Civil Code (law of obligations) reform (3) [under preparation].