What does applicable convention mean?

applicable convention meaning in Law Dictionary

n intercontinental agreement that clears up any linguistic issues about terms in a case.

applicable convention meaning in Business Dictionary

Overseas pact specified in a document or instrument that governs the appropriate implication of words and terms found in it as well as the appropriate jurisdiction in case there is a dispute. Terms of a contract of carriage, including, is based on the Warsaw Convention (WC) of 1929, WC as amended in 1955, WC as amended in 1975, and so forth.