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II. Merits and Demerits of Renvoi
(3,400 words)

Volume III: Private International Law | Chapter 6 (1990): Renvoi

Completed in May 1988

J. Georges Sauveplanne

9. When dressing a list of arguments as many arguments can be raised in favour of renvoi as there are against it. Often the same argument is advanced by both supporters and adversaries of renvoi. Almost every writer offers his own reasons or his own variations on an existing theme. An exhaustive treatment of all shades of opinion wo…

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J. Georges Sauveplanne, “II. Merits and Demerits of Renvoi”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 25 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2018

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