Conflict of Laws, 2d

Author: Roosevelt, Kermit
Edition: 2nd
Copyright Date: 2015
  • Publication Date: October 28th, 2014
  • ISBN: 9781609304652
  • Subject: Conflict of Laws
  • Series: Concepts and Insights
  • Type: Hornbook Treatises
  • Description: This title provides an analytical overview of the field of conflicts and explains all major choice-of-law approaches in simple and straightforward text. Separate chapters explore discrete conflicts issues, including personal jurisdiction, recognition of judgments, family law, and state-federal conflicts, including Erie and preemption. It covers the most recent Supreme Court cases on personal jurisdiction and extraterritorial application of federal law, as well as the latest examples of state choice of law approaches. Extensive description and analysis of leading cases make this book an excellent companion to a casebook as well as a resource for practitioners.