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U.S. Conflict-of-Laws Doctrine and Forum Shopping, Domestic and International (Revisited)


Ralph U. Whitten


Creighton University - School of Law

November 28, 2010

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 559, 2002

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This article discusses Professor Friedrich Juenger’s contributions to the subject of conflict of laws and international forum shopping. The article describes Professor Juenger’s assessment of the effect of conflict-of-laws doctrine on domestic and international forum shopping and explains how his views are still true today. The article addresses how an adoption of a lex fori approach would affect forum-shopping incentives and whether national legislation would represent a solution to forum shopping and other problems

Number of Pages in PDF File: 32

Keywords: Civil Procedure, Conflict-of-Laws, International Law, Forum Shopping

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Date posted: November 29, 2010  

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Whitten, Ralph U., U.S. Conflict-of-Laws Doctrine and Forum Shopping, Domestic and International (Revisited) (November 28, 2010). Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 559, 2002. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1716537

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