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Louisiana's conflicts codification: Some empirical observations regarding decisional predictability
Patrick J. Borchers, Louisiana's Conflicts Codification: Some Empirical Observations Regarding Decisional Predictability, 60 La. L. Rev. 1061 (2000).
In 1992, Louisiana became the first (and still the only) state to codify its choice-of-law doctrine. The conflicts rules that it created in statutory form are far removed from the pre-conflicts-revolution rules such as the ...
Empiricism and theory in conflicts law
Patrick J. Borchers, Commentary, Empiricism and Theory in Conflicts Law, 75 Ind. L.J. 509 (2000).
Comparative conflict of laws: Conventions, regulations, and codes
Peter Hay, Russell J. Weintraub & Patrick J. Borchers, Comparative Conflict of Laws: Conventions, Regulations, and Codes (2009).
Conflict of laws and Boumediene v. Bush
Patrick J. Borchers, The Conflict of Laws and Boumediene v. Bush, 42 Creighton L. Rev. 1 (2008).
The Supreme Court's 2008 decision extending the constitutional right of habeas corpus to non-citizen detainees held at Guantanamo Bay is a remarkable decision on many levels. Although the Supreme Court had previously held ...
Coming collision: Romer and state defense of marriage acts
Patrick J. Borchers, The Coming Collision: Romer and State Defense of Marriage Acts, 2008 B.Y.U. L. Rev. 1635.
As same-sex marriage has passed from a hypothetical to a reality in a few U.S. states, the conflict-of-laws questions are entering a new and more subtle stage of debate. Because marriages are not judgments for purposes of ...
Look forward, a look back: Juenger's first major conflicts article
Patrick J. Borchers, A Look Forward, a Look Back: Juenger's First Major Conflicts Article, in International Conflict of Laws for the Third Millennium: Essays in Honor of Friedrich K. Juenger 3 (Patrick J. Borchers & Joachim Zekoll eds., 2001).
Jurisdiction to adjudicate revisited
Patrick J. Borchers, Jurisdiction to Adjudicate Revisited, in Law and Justice in a Multistate World: Essays in Honor of Arthur Von Mehren 3 (Symeon C. Symeonides & James A. R. Nafziger eds., 2002).
International conflict of laws for the third millennium: Essays in honor of Friedrich K. Junger
International Conflict of Laws for the Third Millennium: Essays in Honor of Friedrich K. Junger (Patrick J. Borchers & Joachim Zekoll eds., 2001).
Conflict of laws: Cases and materials
Peter Hay, Russell J. Weintraub & Patrick J. Borchers, Conflict of Laws: Cases and Materials (12th ed. 2004 & Supp.) (also Teacher's Manual).
Conflict of laws
Eugene F. Scoles, Peter Hay, Patrick J. Borchers & Symeon C. Symeonides, Conflict of Laws (3d ed. 2000 & Supp. 2001-2002).