617. Conditions for exercise of right of disposal.

The person entitled to dispose of the goods1 may only require the carrier to carry in accordance with fresh instructions if the following conditions are fulfilled:

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    (1)     unless, after arrival of the goods at the place designated for delivery, the consignee has refused the goods2, the person having the right of disposal must produce the first copy of the consignment note3 on which the new instructions to the carrier have been entered4;

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    (2)     the carrier must be indemnified against all expenses, loss and damage involved in carrying out such instructions5;

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    (3)     the carrying out of such instructions must be