LAW7632 - Conflict of Laws

LAW7632 - Conflict of Laws

Course Number: 

7632

Type: 

Lecture

Credits: 

3

Prerequisite(s):

none

This course is a study of the nature and the disposition of legal problems which arise when significant aspects of a litigation are connected with more than one jurisdiction. It is concerned with theoretical and constitutional bases of choice of law rules in torts, contracts, property and other areas; judicial jurisdiction; foreign judgments; and special problems of federal courts in these regards.