| Commentary

18.4 Drafting points—territory

| Commentary

18.4 Drafting points—territory

  1. (a)

        Is the territory clearly defined? Some phrases or words used may not have a clear meaning for example:

    1. (i)

          Europe,

    2. (ii)

          North America,

    3. (iii)

          Russia,

    4. (iv)

          Africa.

    For example, ‘Europe’ can mean the countries of the European Union, any number of the countries in the EU or could include countries outside of the EU. Perhaps the safest course is simply to list the countries which are to be included.

  2. (b)

        At which date is the meaning of territory to be used? Should the countries included, or the extent of territory covered by a

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