(1) Except as provided in ORS 75.1130, unless a letter of credit provides that it is transferable, the right of a beneficiary to draw or otherwise demand performance under a letter of credit may not be transferred.
(2) Even if a letter of credit provides that it is transferable, the issuer may refuse to recognize or carry out a transfer if:
(a) The transfer would violate applicable law; or
(b) The transferor or transferee has failed to comply with any requirement stated in the letter of credit or any other requirement relating to transfer imposed by the issuer that is within the standard practice referred to in ORS 75.1080 (5) or is otherwise reasonable under the circumstances. [1961 c.726 §75.1120; 1997 c.150 §15]Section: Previous 75.1040 75.1050 75.1060 75.1070 75.1080 75.1090 75.1100 75.1110 75.1120 75.1130 75.1140 75.1150 75.1160 75.1170 75.1180 Next
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