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American conflicts law
(Transnational Publishers, 2001)
American conflicts law: Cases and materials
Exporting and importing domestic partnerships: Some conflicts-of-law questions and concerns
This article is about conflicts of laws questions relating to domestic partnerships. The article points out that since there will be states that recognize domestic partnerships because the American Law Institute has expressed ...
Improving the "better law" system: Some impudent suggestions for reordering and reformulating Leflar's choice-influencing considerations
This article is about Professor Robert Leflar's Better Law System, in which five choice-influencing considerations are used in choice-of-law cases. This article discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the system and ...
U.S. conflict-of-laws doctrine and forum shopping, domestic and international (revisited)
This article discusses Professor Friedrich Juenger's contributions to the subject of conflict of laws and international forum shopping. The article describes Professor Juenger's assessment of the effect of conflict-of-laws ...
Choice of law, jurisdiction, and judgment issues in interstate adoption cases
The purpose of this article is to describe the choice-of-law, jurisdiction, and judgment problems in interstate adoption cases. The article points out that among all issues relating to domestic relations, adoption is one ...
Constitutional limitations on state-court jurisdiction: A historical-interpretative reexamination of the full faith and credit and due process clauses (Part One)
This article is about the constitutional limitations on state-court jurisdiction. The article discusses the relevant historical materials on the full faith and credit clause up to 1877, which is the year that the Pennoyer ...
Constitutional limitations on state choice of law: Due process
This article is about the due process restrictions that may legitimately be placed on state power to choose the law applicable to a case. The article concludes by stating that the Court's selection of standards from which ...