Gilbert Law Summaries on Conflict of Laws

Author: Kay, Herma Hill
Edition: 18th
Copyright Date: 2004
  • Publication Date: May 1st, 2004
  • ISBN: 9780314143419
  • Subject: Conflict of Laws
  • Series: Gilbert Law Summaries
  • Type: Outlines
  • Description: The topics covered in this Conflict of Laws outline include domicile, jurisdiction (including notice and opportunity to be heard, minimum contacts, and types of jurisdiction), choice of law (including vested rights approach, most significant relationship approach, and governmental interest analysis), and choice of law in specific substantive areas. Also included are traditional defenses against application of foreign law, constitutional limitations and overriding federal law (including Due Process Clause, Full Faith and Credit Clause, and conflict between state and federal law), and recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments.