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Law Governing Tort Conflicts

Symeon C. Symeonides

in Codifying Choice of Law Around the World: An International Comparative Analysis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199360840
eISBN:
9780199377688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199360840.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter focuses on choice of law in tort conflicts. The chapter documents that, although all but one codifications retain the old rule of lex loci delicti (applying the law of the place of the ... More


The Lex Mercatoria as a Legal System

Orsolya Toth

in The Lex Mercatoria in Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199685721
eISBN:
9780191765711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685721.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Private International Law

This chapter examines the lex mercatoria as an autonomous a-national ‘legal system’. It tests a-national law against Hart’s concept of law and explores secondary rules within the lex mercatoria. The ... More


The Judicial Revolution in Torts and Contracts

Symeon C. Symeonides

in Choice of Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190496722
eISBN:
9780190496753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190496722.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Private International Law

This chapter chronicles and documents the judicial choice-of-law revolution in tort and contract conflicts, which began in New York in the 1960s and led to abandonment of the lex loci delicti and lex ... More


Choice of Law

Michael Karayanni

in Conflicts in a Conflict: A Conflict of Laws Case Study on Israel and the Palestinian Territories

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199873715
eISBN:
9780199366477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199873715.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

Considering the application of Israeli law or Palestinian Territories law in pending civil disputes, i.e. the choice of law question, is the subject of this chapter. In addition to the choice of law ... More


Law and Geography: Only Connect?

Michael Freeman

in Law and Geography

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199260744
eISBN:
9780191698675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199260744.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Because individuals in today's postmodern world are perceived to be contingent and rootless, the law has found it to difficult to establish links between places and people. Such is the case when you ... More


The Process of Legislation, 1772–1857

Tirthankar Roy and Anand V. Swamy

in Law and the Economy in Colonial India

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226387642
eISBN:
9780226387789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226387789.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Between 1765 and 1818, the British East India Company came into possession of more than half of the Indian subcontinent, and by 1858, this territory was taken over by the Crown. This chapter ... More


Foreign Judgments: Recognition and Enforcement

V.C. Govindaraj

in Private International Law: A Case Study

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199489282
eISBN:
9780199095292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199489282.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

A foreign judgement, even as a local judgement, should be assigned finality and decisiveness, if it is in conformity with the lex fori and, at the same time, does not ignore the applicable ... More


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