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III. Defences
(31,384 words)

Volume X: Restitution - Unjust Enrichment and Negotiorum Gestio | Chapter 11 (1991): Adjustment Among Multiple Debtors

Completed 1985; partly updated 1989.

Daniel Friedmann and Nili Cohen

A. General Remarks

25. The interests involved. – The preceding discussion (s. 21–24) related to a claim by a payor who had a defence against the creditor. The following discussion deals with the opposite situation, where recovery is sought by a debtor against another party who…

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Daniel Friedmann and Nili Cohen, “III. Defences”, 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 26 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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