Dr Saidov specialises in international commercial law and law relating to international oil and gas operations. He has written extensively on various aspects of the international sale of goods and international commercial law instruments. He has given lectures and taught courses in the National University of Singapore, University of Navarro (Spain), International Training Centre of the ILO (Turin, Italy), the University of World Economy and Diplomacy and the Tashkent State Institute of Law (Uzbekistan)). Dr Saidov currently acts as a Rapporteur to the CISG Advisory Council. He is the editor of the English Sales of Goods Law section in the LMCLQ International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook. Within the School, Dr Saidov is the Director of the LLM programme.
Feedback & office hours
My office hours are Tuesday 2-3pm and Thursday 2-3pm.
Outside of these times, or outside term time, please contact me for an appointment.
Conferences and presentations:
Villanova Law Review Norman J. Shachoy Symposium on ‘Assessing the CISG and Other International Endeavors to Unify International Contract Law’, 18 January 2013 (School of Law, Villanova University, United States)
Presentation: ‘Conformity of Goods: A Critical Look at Article 35 CISG’
Workshop on 'Fundamental Issues and a Comparative View of International Sale of Goods', 21 June 2012 (London School of Economics)
Presentation: 'A Systematic View of Termination and Other Remedies under the UN Sales Convention'
Conference on ‘The New International Sales Law of Turkey: CISG’, 25-26 May 2012 (Istanbul Bilgi University (Turkey), Faculty of Law)
Presentation: ‘Damages for Delivery of Non-Conforming Goods’
Conference on ‘Current Issues in Commercial Contracts: Transatlantic Perspectives’, 9-10 September 2011 (School of Law, University of Sheffield)
Presentation: ‘Remedies for Documentary Breaches: English Law and the CISG’
The Annual MAA Peter Schlechtriem CISG Conference: State of Play, 14 April 2011, Vienna (Moot Alumni Association, sponsored by UNCITRAL and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer)
Presentation: ‘Documentary Performance and the CISG’
International Commercial Transactions, 10-11 June 2010, Trier, Germany (Academy of European Law)
Presentation: ‘Damages under the UNIDROIT Principles: Selected Issues’
Issues on the CISG Horizon: Conference in Honour of Peter Schlechtriem, 2 April 2009, Vienna (Moot Alumni Association)
Presentation: ‘The Present State of Damages under the CISG: A Critical Assessment’
Annual Law Seminar Series of the School of Law, University of Nottingham, 13 March 2009
Presentation: ‘Damages under the Vienna Sales Convention: Specific Problems and Broader Lessons’
Contract Damages: Domestic and International Perspectives, University of Birmingham, 28-29 June 2007
Presentation: ‘Damage to Business Reputation and Goodwill under the Vienna Sales Convention’
25 Years United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) (United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (VIAC)), Vienna, Austria (March 15-16 March 2005)
Presentation: ‘Damages: The Need for Uniformity’