EU Private International Law: Harmonization of Laws

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    This book focuses on harmonization of conflict laws at the European Community level, which has been driven by the introduction of a series of conventions and regulations. It offers critical assessment of these advances across four main areas of concern: civil jurisdiction and judgments; the law applicable to civil obligations; family law; and insolvency.
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    Product Details

    • ISBN-13: 9781845420154
    • Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
    • Publication date: 8/6/2006
    • Series: Elgar European Law Series
    • Pages: 552
    • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.60 (d)

    Table of Contents

    Pt. I Introduction
    1 Introduction 3
    Pt. II Civil jurisdiction and judgments
    2 History, outline and scope 13
    3 Domicile 45
    4 Alternative jurisdiction 64
    5 Protected contracts 113
    6 Exclusive jurisdiction 133
    7 Submission 155
    8 Concurrent proceedings 176
    9 Provisional measures 198
    10 Recognition and enforcement of judgments 205
    11 Enforcement procedure 238
    Pt. III Choice of law in respect of obligations
    12 Contracts 263
    13 Protected contracts 312
    14 Torts 330
    15 Restitution 377
    Pt. IV Family matters
    16 Matrimonial proceedings 383
    17 Parental responsibility 403
    18 Familial maintenance and matrimonial property 430
    Pt. V Insolvency
    19 Insolvency 439
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