Legal nature of the principle of good faith in the context of the implementation of human rights state functions in civil law of the Russian Federation

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Article examines the place and role of the principle of good faith in modern civil law. This concept is explored in connection with the consideration of individual civil relations. There are a number of civil relations , where the value of good faith has not been investigated properly, such as obligations of unjust enrichment or in a relationship for the recognition of transactions void . The article concludes that in the Russian civil law have provisions where legislation specifically refers to the insignificance of the contract, contrary to the principle of good faith. As a rule , it is about those transactions where the highest probability of abuse of one of the parties .

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G V Verdiyan

Russian Legal Academy of the Russian Justice Ministry

The Department of Business Law, Civil and Arbitration Process


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