Conflict of Laws A Comparative Approach

Author: Gilles Cuniberti
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 9781785365942
Release Date: 2017-02-24

The Conflict of Laws, also known as private international law, is a field of the greatest importance in an increasingly globalized world. The analysis of any legal issue, in a case involving more than one country, must start with an assessment of which court could potentially hear the case and which law it would apply

Conflict of Laws As Taxonomy

Author: Frank Bates (LL. M.)
ISBN: 0409340286
Release Date: 2015-06-23
Genre: Conflict of laws

Conflict of Laws as Taxonomy: A New Approachoffers a unique analytical and doctrinal approach to the conflict of laws. Its purpose is to review and assess the traditionally accepted methodology and taxonomy used in the resolution of cross-jurisdictional matters and to suggest alternative ways in which such matters may be classified, with resulting practical application to the conduct of cross-border disputes. Format: Paperback The author of this text provides a fresh comparative approach towards key issues, as well as examining the various theories that have been devised to explain the ways in which different approaches have been justified. This comparative discussion highlights the strengths and weaknesses of particular jurisdictionsoÂeÂ(tm) treatment of the conflict of laws and uses this to develop an understanding of these differences. This is essential knowledge in preparing for the jurisprudential approach likely to be applied in those jurisdictions in overseas practice and litigation. Of particular relevance is the consideration of the divergence between courts in the United Kingdom (because of its membership of the EU), the United States (which has, for nearly 200 years pursued a more jurisprudential approach) and Australia. In the current environment of increasing globalisation, the book will be of great benefit to practitioners and litigators involved in cross-jurisdictional matters, while its scholarly and authoritative analysis will engage and inform researchers and students of conflict of laws, comparative law and jurisprudence. Features oÂeo Unique analytical and doctrinal approach to conflict of laws oÂeo Detailed comparative examination of the approaches across UK, US and Australian jurisdictions oÂeo Extensive review of case law Related LexisNexis Titles Davies, Bell & Brereton, NyghoÂeÂ(tm)s Conflict of Laws in Australia, 9th edition, 2014 Mortensen, Garnett & Keyes, Private International Law in Australia, 3rd edition, 2015

Conflict of Laws

Author: Laura E. Little
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454874904
Release Date: 2018-02-26
Genre: Law

"This title is a Conflict of Laws casebook with contemporary, practical approach"-- Provided by publisher.

International Commercial Litigation

Author: Trevor Hartley
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107095892
Release Date: 2015-07-02
Genre: Law

Retaining its practical emphasis, this new edition has been fully revised and updated to reflect important new developments.

Comparative law

Author: Rudolf B. Schlesinger
Publisher: Foundation Pr
ISBN: STANFORD:36105062300020
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Law

Among the developments considered are the legal changes that have resulted from the demise of the Soviet empire and of ?socialist ? law; the continuing impact that both European Community law and regional human rights law have had on the internal legal systems of European countries; concomitant tensions toward a revised ?common law of Europe? and toward a closer ?convergence? between civil and common law systems; and renewed attention to the methodological problems faced by comparative law, in part because of these other developments.

International Organizations

Author: Robert S. Jordan
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 027596549X
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Law

An analysis of how, why, and to what degree international organizations contribute to regularizing the interactions among states and other international actors. This edition appraises the emerging challenges to the centrality of the nation-state international system, such as environmentalism.

EU Competition Law

Author: Alison Jones
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198723424
Release Date: 2016-08
Genre: Law

The essential guide to EU competition law for students in one volume; extracts from key cases, academic works, and legislation are paired with incisive critique and commentary from two leading experts in the field. In this fast-paced subject area, Alison Jones and Brenda Sufrin carefully highlight the most important cases, legislation, and developments to allow students to navigate the breadth of legislation and case law. With their clear explanations and commentary, the authors provide invaluable support to students as they approach this complex and highly technical area of law. Extracts provide opportunities for students to understand the law in practice, and to see its relevance to business. Indispensable for undergraduate and postgraduate students alike, this is the standalone guide to the competition law of the EU. The text is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre containing: -An additional chapter on State Aid -An interactive map and timeline of the EU -Web links -Updates in the law

Insolvency in Private International Law

Author: Ian F. Fletcher
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199288739
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Law

This supplement covers all the key developments in case law and legislation in insolvency in private international law up to October 2006.

The Law and Policy of Air Space and Outer Space

Author: Peter P. C. Haanappel
Publisher: Kluwer Law International B.V.
ISBN: 9789041121295
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Law

This is a policy oriented and comparatively oriented textbook on air and space law for students and practitioners. It covers the history and development in air and space law; their interrelationships with the law of the seas and the law of Antartica; institutions working in the field of air and space law; sovereignty in national penal air law; private international air law, especially liability law; and public and private space law Much attention is devoted to the law of air commerce: bilateral air services agreements; inter-airline co-operation; the effect of competition, antitrust and European Union law; deregulation, privatization and commercialization of air transport; ownership and control of airlines, and airline alliances; multilateralisation of air transport; and congestion and environmental controls. The last chapter of the book briefly deals with the legal aspects of commercial outer space application. Increasingly, air transport, both in fact and in law, is becoming an ordinary industry like any other and is being treated as such. Rapidly, commercial outer space activities are being privatized and commercialized.