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Name: Libyan Civil Code.
Country: Libya
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1954-02-13
Entry into force:
ISN: LBY-1954-L-26463
Bibliography: The Libyan Civil Code: an English translation and a comparison with the Egyptian Civil Code, Meredith OA & al-Arif IM, Oleander Press, Cambridge, England, 180 p. PDF of Unofficial English Translation PDF of Unofficial English Translation
Abstract/Citation: Contents: Book One--Obligations Generally (sources of obligations, effects of obligations, kinds of conditions modifying the effects of obligations, transmission of an obligation, extinction of obligations, proof of obligations); Book Two--Specific Contracts (contracts as regards ownership, contracts relating to use of a thing, contracts for the hire of services, aleatory contracts, suretyship); Book Three--Principal Real Rights (right of ownership, rights derived from the right of ownership); Book Four--Accessory Real Rights or Real Securities (legal mortgages, mortgage by agreement, judgment charges upon immovable property, pledge, privileged rights).
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