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Demystifying Private International Law for International Commercial Contracts

Guillermo Argerich and María Laura Capalbo

in Diversity and Integration in Private International Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474447850
eISBN:
9781474476492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474447850.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

Demystifying the difficulty in understanding the theoretical approach that private international law has traditionally adopted and translating this into a suitable framework for drafting relevant ... More


Jurisdiction and the Media

Perry Keller

in European and International Media Law: Liberal Democracy, Trade, and the New Media

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198268550
eISBN:
9780191728518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268550.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Chapter Seven examines the relationship between cross border flows of media content and the development of European and international rules of jurisdiction. It covers both the principles that govern ... More


Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Hayk Kupelyants

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The monograph examines sovereign debt litigation before the English and New York courts. English and New York courts are the two main jurisdictions customarily chosen to resolve sovereign debt ... More


Insurance Law

J. P. Van Niekerk

in Southern Cross: Civil Law and Common Law in South Africa

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198260875
eISBN:
9780191682162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198260875.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the development of South African insurance law. Topics covered include the early influence of English law, the formal introduction of English insurance law in 1879, the ... More


Ecclesiastical Law

Mark Hill QC

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198807568
eISBN:
9780191845475
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807568.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This fourth edition has been revised and updated to take account of significant changes in the substantive law, specifically: the effects of the Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction and Care of Churches ... More


Committees: January 10–12, 1861

Timothy B. Smith

in The Mississippi Secession Convention: Delegates and Deliberations in Politics and War, 1861-1865

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781628460971
eISBN:
9781626740563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628460971.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter examines the formation of the various committees of the newly formed sovereign state of Mississippi, and the problems that followed the creation of those committees. Following the ... More


Introducing the District Court

Kate Waterhouse

in Ireland's District Court: Language, immigration and consequences for justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719095276
eISBN:
9781781707548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095276.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Chapter 1 introduces the Irish District Court as the lowest yet busiest court in the ordinary courts system, examining the type of crime it deals with and the extent of its criminal jurisdiction in ... More


The Nomos of the Cloud

Benjamin H. Bratton

in The Stack: On Software and Sovereignty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262029575
eISBN:
9780262330183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029575.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the history and future of political geography, particularly in relation to Carl Schmitt’s notion of the nomos. Nomos refers to both the essential logic by which political ... More


Rome Takes Charge: A New Layer of Jurisdiction 1600–1690

Tara Alberts

in Conflict and Conversion: Catholicism in Southeast Asia, 1500-1700

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199646265
eISBN:
9780191747830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646265.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter examines attempts by Rome in the seventeenth century to impose papal control on the mission fields of Asia: part of a Counter Reformation trend towards centralization. The creation of a ... More


The ‘fetters of feudalism’

Kriston R. Rennie

in Freedom and protection: Monastic exemption in France, c. 590-c. 1100

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526127723
eISBN:
9781526138736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526127723.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The institutional practice of exemption did not operate outside existing ecclesiastical and political structures. It required the willing participation of lay and ecclesiastical magnates, whose ... More


Coroners and Communities

Matthew Lockwood

in The Conquest of Death: Violence and the Birth of the Modern English State

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300217063
eISBN:
9780300227864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300217063.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

If we are to fully understand the process through which a monopoly of violence was established in early modern England, it is first crucial to understand the nature of the office that was created for ... More


Coping with alternatives: religious liberty in royalist thought 1642–47

Anthony Milton

in Insular Christianity: Alternative models of the Church in Britain and Ireland, c.1570–c.1700

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086984
eISBN:
9781781704981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086984.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This article examines the ideas of religious toleration that can be found in royalist proposals in both England and Ireland in the 1640s, and the manner in which bishops and chaplains were forced ... More


God’s Country: The Collapse of Borders

Lorien Foote

in Yankee Plague: Escaped Union Prisoners and the Collapse of the Confederacy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781469630557
eISBN:
9781469630571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630557.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Thousands of escaped prisoners, refugees, Confederate deserters, recruits for the Union Army, raiders, and guerrillas moved through the Appalachian Mountains in the last winter of the Civil War. The ... More


Practicing Gradual Emancipation

Hendrik Hartog

in The Trouble with Minna: A Case of Slavery and Emancipation in the Antebellum North

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469640884
eISBN:
9781469640907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640884.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter offers a summary of core features of the evolving law of gradual emancipation between 1790 and the 1820s. It focuses on three arenas of conflict: manumissions, both formal and informal, ... More


A primer on the economics of natural capital and its relevance to deep-sea exploitation and conservation

Porter Hoagland, Di Jin, and Stace Beaulieu

in Natural Capital and Exploitation of the Deep Ocean

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198841654
eISBN:
9780191877117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841654.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Marine science is now moving quickly to reveal the biophysical, geochemical, and ecological properties of the deep sea. As this understanding grows, deep-sea resources will begin to be exploited more ... More


Jurisdiction and Cognate Matters

Hayk Kupelyants

in Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 3 examines the international jurisdiction in sovereign debt disputes and particularly the following matters: service of proceedings; the jurisdiction under the Brussels Regulation, the ... More


Governing Law of Sovereign Bonds

Hayk Kupelyants

in Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 4 examines the law applicable to sovereign domestic bonds in the absence of a choice of law provision. It is commonly believed that the domestic debt is necessarily governed by the law of the ... More


Unilateral Modification of Sovereign Domestic-Law Bonds

Hayk Kupelyants

in Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 5 addresses whether the State may modify domestic-law governed bonds in a unilateral fashion by passing an Act of Parliament. Contrary to the common belief, the chapter claims that English ... More


Defences to Repayment

Hayk Kupelyants

in Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 6 addresses the range of substantive defences that the sovereign debtor may raise against the repayment of the debt. The chapter argues for full repayment of sovereign debt, unless one or ... More


A Taxonomy of Challenges to Sovereign Debt Restructurings

Hayk Kupelyants

in Sovereign Defaults Before Domestic Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198807230
eISBN:
9780191844942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807230.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

Chapter 7 presents a taxonomy of challenges to the outcomes of sovereign debt restructuring, i.e. in what cases private creditors may argue that the restructurings was abusive, oppressive or ... More


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