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Conflict of laws / Michael H. Hoffheimer.

By: Hoffheimer, Michael H, 1954- [author.]
Material type: TextTextSeries: Examples & explanations series: Publisher: New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2016]Edition: Third editionDescription: xv, 488 pages ; 26 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781454868477; 1454868473Other title: Conflict of laws examples and explanationsSubject(s): Conflict of laws -- United StatesLOC classification: KF412 | .H64 2016
Contents:
Part I. Status and power of courts over persons -- Domicile -- Personal jurisdiction : constitutional foundations and traditional bases -- Personal jurisdiction : pushing the envelope -- Transfer, forum non conveniens, and forum selection clauses -- Part II. Traditional choice of law rules -- Torts -- Contracts -- Property -- Wills, intestate succession, and trusts -- Marriage -- Agency, partnership, and corporations -- Part III. Traditional problems and escape -- Manipulation and characterization -- Substance vs. procedure -- Statutes of limitations -- Public policy -- Renvoi -- Part IV. Modern choice of law approaches -- The New York approach -- Interest analysis -- Comparative impairment and modified interest analysis -- The better law approach -- Second restatement approach to torts -- Second restatement and the UCC approach to contracts -- Modern answers to traditional problems -- Part V. Choice of law in federal courts -- The Erie doctrine -- Part VI. International conflicts -- International scope of federal laws -- Choice of law in Europe -- Part VII. Constitutional limits -- Constitutional requirement of significant contacts -- Other Constitutional limits on state choice of law -- Equal protection and privileges and immunities -- Part VIII. Enforcing judgments -- Foreign Country judgments -- Sister state judgments -- Domestic relations judgments : divorce, support, and alimony -- Part IX. Practice and procedure -- Proving foreign law.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Status and power of courts over persons -- Domicile -- Personal jurisdiction : constitutional foundations and traditional bases -- Personal jurisdiction : pushing the envelope -- Transfer, forum non conveniens, and forum selection clauses -- Part II. Traditional choice of law rules -- Torts -- Contracts -- Property -- Wills, intestate succession, and trusts -- Marriage -- Agency, partnership, and corporations -- Part III. Traditional problems and escape -- Manipulation and characterization -- Substance vs. procedure -- Statutes of limitations -- Public policy -- Renvoi -- Part IV. Modern choice of law approaches -- The New York approach -- Interest analysis -- Comparative impairment and modified interest analysis -- The better law approach -- Second restatement approach to torts -- Second restatement and the UCC approach to contracts -- Modern answers to traditional problems -- Part V. Choice of law in federal courts -- The Erie doctrine -- Part VI. International conflicts -- International scope of federal laws -- Choice of law in Europe -- Part VII. Constitutional limits -- Constitutional requirement of significant contacts -- Other Constitutional limits on state choice of law -- Equal protection and privileges and immunities -- Part VIII. Enforcing judgments -- Foreign Country judgments -- Sister state judgments -- Domestic relations judgments : divorce, support, and alimony -- Part IX. Practice and procedure -- Proving foreign law.

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