LAWG 316 Private International Law (3 credits)

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Offered by: Law (Faculty of Law)

Overview

Law General : The function, nature and sources of Private International Law in the common law and civil law traditions. Conflicts of laws; general operation of conflict rules (application of foreign law, substitution of laws of forum). Conflicts of jurisdiction and recognition of foreign judgments. Harmonization and unification of laws.

Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013

Instructors: Catherine Walsh (Fall) Genevieve Saumier (Winter)