Conflict of Laws:Cases, Comments, Questions

Conflict of Laws:Cases, Comments, Questions

by David P. Currie, Herma Hill Kay, Larry Kramer, Roger C. Cramton
     
 

Part One of this casebook consists of the first three chapters, which present choice of law as both a policy and a constitutional problem. Chapter Two explores modern departures from the traditional approach. Substantively, the chapters focuses on party autonomy, the Second Restatement, interest analysis, and the "better law" approach. Chapter Three turns to the…  See more details below

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Part One of this casebook consists of the first three chapters, which present choice of law as both a policy and a constitutional problem. Chapter Two explores modern departures from the traditional approach. Substantively, the chapters focuses on party autonomy, the Second Restatement, interest analysis, and the "better law" approach. Chapter Three turns to the problems of constitutional limits of choice of law. Chapter four - eight examine other conflicts among lawmakers or law enforcers. Constitutional questions, for example, are the focus of Chapter Four, which deals with adjudicatory jurisdiction. Chapter five - six deals with recognition of judgement and selected problems in family law, respectively. Chapter seven turns to conflicts between state and federal law. Chapter eight exposes students to the core set needed to understand the place of conflict of laws analysis in international law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314238566
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
06/28/2001
Series:
American Casebook Series
Edition description:
6TH
Pages:
853
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.70(d)

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