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Conflict of Laws in Massachusetts, Part II: Related Problems in Selecting the Applicable Law


Joseph W. Glannon


Suffolk University Law School

Gabriel H. Teninbaum


Suffolk University Law School

2009

Massachusetts Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 2, p. 87, 2009
Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 08-29(2)

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This article is a survey of conflict of laws principles in Massachusetts. It explains the historical and current Massachusetts approach to conflict of laws issues, and then applies that methodology to a variety of substantive and procedural topic areas. It concludes with recommendations for ways that Massachusetts courts can improve their analysis of these problems to promote fair and consistent outcomes.

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Keywords: conflict of laws, conflict of law, choice of law, Massachusetts, Bushkin, Pevoski, Second Restatement, Leflar, Currie, functional approach, flexible approach, Section 6, three-tier, three-level, Nierman, choice of law clause, choice of forum clause, conflict, conflicts, Suffolk, Glannon, Teninbaum

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Date posted: August 5, 2011  

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Glannon, Joseph W. and Teninbaum, Gabriel H., Conflict of Laws in Massachusetts, Part II: Related Problems in Selecting the Applicable Law (2009). Massachusetts Law Review, Vol. 92, No. 2, p. 87, 2009; Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 08-29(2). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1905563

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Joseph W. Glannon (Contact Author)
Suffolk University Law School ( email )
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108-4977
United States
Gabriel H. Teninbaum
Suffolk University Law School ( email )
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108-4977
United States

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