Through its Commission on Commercial Law and Practice and several tasks forces and working groups, ICC leads rule-making in specific issues and tools relating to global business and trade.
A number of task forces and working groups under the auspices of the Commission on Commercial Law and Practice bring together experts from around the world, who meet regularly to discuss and draft solutions to the relevant problems encountered when conducting business internationally.
The Commission on Commercial Law and Practice currently has several active task forces, including:
In addition, a number of Working Groups prepare and update model contracts, clauses and guides on various commercial topics, including:
The Commission on Commercial Law and Practice also works alongside important international policy-making bodies, advocating on behalf of business, for more harmony to govern international commercial transactions.
Partner organizations include:
Hague Conference on Private International Law European UnionUN/CEFACT UNCITRALUNIDROIT
To facilitate international trade, the Commission on Commercial Law and Practice publishes several model contracts and/or clauses. These can be purchased at the
Products relating to the work of the Commission on Commercial Law and Practice include:
Incoterms® 2010ICC Guide to Transport + Incoterms 2010 RulesIncoterms 2010 Q&AICC Model Commercial Agency Contract
ICC Model Confidentiality AgreementICC Model Distributorship ContractICC Legal Handbook for Global Sourcing ContractsICC Model Mergers and Acquisitions Contract (Share Purchase)
ICC Force Majeure ClauseICC Model Occasional Intermediary Contract - Non-Circumvention and Non-Disclosure AgreementICC Model International Sale ContractICC Model International Transfer of Technology Contract
ICC Model International Trademark Licence ICC Model Turnkey Contract for Major ProjectsICC Model SubcontractUsing Franchising to Take Your Business InternationalDrafting and Negotiating International Commercial Contracts - A Practical GuideICC Principles to Facilitate Commercial NegotiationNotes from the Field - Negotiating Around the WorldICC Anti-corruption Clause
Developing Neutral Legal Standards for International Contracts