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Conflicts in a nutshell
Patrick J. Borchers, Conflicts in a Nutshell (4th ed. 2016).
Topics covered include issues involving domicile; jurisdiction; adjudication; statute of limitations; foreign law; contract and business cases; torts; "renvoi"; Erie Doctrine; judgments; and family (marriage, dissolution ...
Choice-of-law revolution: An empirical study
Patrick J. Borchers, The Choice-of-Law Revolution: An Empirical Study, in 1 Economics of Conflict of Laws 84 (Erin A. O'Hara ed., 2007).
Conflict of laws
Paul E. McGreal, Conflict of Laws, 46 SMU L. Rev. 1123 (1993).
Punitive damages, forum shopping, and the conflict of laws
Patrick J. Borchers, Punitive Damages, Forum Shopping, and the Conflict of Laws, 70 La. L. Rev. 529 (2010).
Few issues have as profound an impact on civil litigation as the availability and dimensions of punitive damages. States, however, vary considerably on whether punitive damages are allowed, the quantum and burden of proof ...
Real risk of forum shopping: A dissent from Shady Grove
Patrick J. Borchers, The Real Risk of Forum Shopping: A Dissent from Shady Grove, 44 Creighton L. Rev. 29 (2010).
This article is written as a hypothetical dissenting opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Shady Grove Orthopedic Associates v. Allstate Insurance Co. In that case, the Court held that a federal court sitting ...
Foreword to the Shady Grove opinions
Patrick J. Borchers, Foreword to the Shady Grove Opinions, 44 Creighton L. Rev. 1 (2010).
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
Peter Hay, Patrick J. Borchers & Symeon C. Symeonides, Conflict of Laws (5th ed. 2010).
Conflict of laws: Cases and materials
Peter Hay, Russell J. Weintraub & Patrick J. Borchers, Conflict of Laws: Cases and Materials (14th ed. 2013 & Supp. 2016).
Conflict-of-laws considerations in state court human rights actions
Patrick J. Borchers, Conflict-of-Laws Considerations in State Court Human Rights Actions, 3 U.C. Irvine L. Rev. 45 (2013).
As U.S. Supreme Court decisions have curtailed the availability of civil redress for human rights violations under the Alien Tort Statute, victims of human rights abuses are beginning to consider U.S. state courts as a ...