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Author Von Mehren, Arthur Taylor.

Title Adjudicatory authority in private international law [electronic resource] : a comparative study / by Arthur T. von Mehren ; completed with the assistance of Dr. Eckart Gottschalk.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, c2007.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxv, 382 p.
Series Hague Academy of International Law monographs ; v. 5
Hague Academy of International Law monographs ; v. 5.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Adjudicatory authority : reasons for its existence and its principal types -- The design of jurisdictional provisions -- The emergence of jurisdictional theory in the United States and Germany -- Basic themes and pervasive issues -- The actor sequitur forum rei principle : are defendants jurisdictionally preferred? Should they be? -- Consent and adjudicatory authority : consequences of splitting causes of action, participating as a litigant, and choice of forum agreements -- Forum shopping and fine-tuning : herein of forum non conveniens, antisuit injunctions, and lis pendens -- Convergence and compromise in private international law : the role of international instruments.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Conflict of laws -- Jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction (International law)
Forum shopping.
Conflict of laws -- Jurisdiction -- Europe.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Gottschalk, Eckart.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004158818 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9004158812 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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