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Baker v. General Motors: Implications for interjurisdictional recognition of non-traditional marriages
Patrick J. Borchers, Baker v. General Motors: Implications for Interjurisdictional Recognition of Non-Traditional Marriages, 32 Creighton L. Rev. 147 (1998).
This paper evaluates the effect of the Full Faith and Credit Clause and its implementing statute on the recognition by one state of a non-traditional marriage, most obviously a same-sex marriage, in another state. The paper ...
Patrick J. Borchers, Conflicts Pragmatism, 56 Alb. L. Rev. 883 (1993), reprinted in part in A Conflict-of-Laws Anthology 148 (Gene R. Shreve ed., 1997).
New York choice of law: Weaving the tangled strands
Patrick J. Borchers, New York Choice of Law: Weaving the Tangled Strands, 57 Alb. L. Rev. 93 (1993).
Choice-of-law revolution: An empirical study
Patrick J. Borchers, The Choice-of-Law Revolution: An Empirical Study, 49 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 357 (1992), reprinted in 1 Economics of Conflict of Laws 84 (Erin A. O'Hara ed., 2007).
Beginning in 1963, U.S. conflict-of-laws principles began to alter drastically. On its way out was the vested rights theory that produced fairly certain rules, such as the place-of-the-injury rule for tort cases, and on ...
Judgments conventions and minimum contacts
Patrick J. Borchers, Judgments Conventions and Minimum Contacts, 61 Alb. L. Rev. 1161 (1998).
Few little issues for the Hague judgments negotiations
Patrick J. Borchers, A Few Little Issues for the Hague Judgments Negotiations, 24 Brook. J. Int’l L. 157 (1998).
In the 1990's, the Hague Conference on Private International Law began to consider drafting a worldwide convention on judgment recognition and jurisdiction in civil and commercial matters. This article identifies the issues ...
Choice of law relative to security interests and other liens in international bankruptcies
Patrick J. Borchers, Choice of Law Relative to Security Interests and Other Liens in International Bankruptcies, 46 Am. J. Comp. L. Supp. 165 (1998) (United States Report for the XV Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law).
Choice of law in the American courts in 1992: Observations and reflections
Patrick J. Borchers, Choice of Law in the American Courts in 1992: Observations and Reflections, 42 Am. J. Comp. L. 125 (1994).
Conflict of laws
Patrick J. Borchers, Conflict of Laws, 49 Syracuse L. Rev. 333 (1999).
In 1963 the New York Court of Appeals made history by breaking from the place-of-the-injury rule in tort conflicts cases. Ten years later New York's high court again made history, this time for attempting to craft new and ...
Courts and the second conflicts restatement: Some observations and an empirical note
Patrick J. Borchers, Courts and the Second Conflicts Restatement: Some Observations and an Empirical Note, 56 Md. L. Rev. 1232 (1997).