Prescription in the proposal for a common European sales law. Is harmonization (of European legal traditions) achieved?
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The Draft Regulation on a Common European Sales Law (CESL) deals with prescription in Articles 178 to 186. This paper discusses the level of legal harmonization supposedly achieved within the European Union concerning extinctive prescription. A number of significant inaccuracies that might substantially affect the effectiveness and application of the Optional Instrument are noted, demanding an amendment before becoming EU law.