Symeon C. Symeonides

Willamette University - College of Law

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Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Rome II and Tort Conflicts: A Missed Opportunity

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, 2008
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Nov 2007
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Rome II, Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, Tort Conflicts, Torts, Product Liability, Environmental torts

2.

Party Autonomy and Private-Law Making in Private International Law: The Lex Mercatoria that Isn't

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 1,966 (4,672)

Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, private international law, arbitration, lex mercatoria, cyberspace, U.C.C., party autonomy, freedom of contract, contracts, Unidroit, consumer contracts, employment contracts, insurance contracts, non-state norms, commercial usages, commercial customs

3.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2010: Twenty-Fourth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 58, 2011
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 11 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2011
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 1,260 (10,514)

Abstract:

Choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, extraterritoriality, torts, products liability, party autonomy, choice-of-law clauses, choice of forum clauses, class actions, proof of foreign law, Alien Torts Statute, punitive damages, Nazi-looted art, Insurance conflicts, foreign affair

4.

Party Autonomy in Rome I and IΙ from a Comparative Perspective

CONVERGENCE AND DIVERGENCE IN PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW - LIBER AMICORUM, pp. 513-550, K. Boele-Woelki, T. Einhorn, D. Girsberger, S. Symeonides, eds., Eleven International Publishing, 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Oct 2010
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 1,231 (9,566)

Abstract:

Party autonomy, contracts, choice of law, conflict of laws, Rome I, Rome II, Restatement (Second) codification, consumer contracts, employment contracts, carriage contracts, franchise contracts, mandatory rules, public policy, soft law, non-state norms, European Union

5.

The American Revolution and the European Evolution in Choice of Law: Reciprocal Lessons

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 5, 2008
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Mar 2008
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 1,054 (12,042)
Citation 4

Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, tort conflicts, environmental torts, codification

6.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2007: Twenty-First Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 56, 2008
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 02 Jan 2008
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 1,026 (15,461)
Citation 1

Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of law, private international law, jurisdiction, extraterritorial, recognition of judgments, arbitration, products liability, class actions

7.

The Hague Principles on Choice of Law for International Contracts: Some Preliminary Comments

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 61, No. 3, 2013, Revue critique de droit international privé, Vol. 13, 2013,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Apr 2013
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 980 (10,427)

Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, party autonomy, contracts, lex mercatoria, soft law, Hague conventions, codifcation, choice of law clause, choice of forum clause, forum selection

8.

Codification and Flexibility in Private International Law

GENERAL REPORTS OF THE XVIIITH CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF COMPARATIVE LAW/RAPPORTS, Généraux du XVIIIeme Congrès de L’Academie Internationale de Droit Comparé, K.B. Brown and D.V. Snyder, eds., Springer Science+Business Media, 2011,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

private international law, choice of law, conflict of laws, codification, flexibility, international conventions, EU regulations, escape clauses, closest connection, proximity, validation rules

9.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2011: Twenty-Fifth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 60, 2012
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 06 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2012
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 927 (16,766)

Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, jurisdiction, recognition of judgments, arbitration, full faith and credit, extraterritoriality, torts,products liability, statutes of limitation, domestic relations, same sex marriage, filiation, adoption, child support, alien tort statute

10.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2009: Twenty-Third Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 58, 2010
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 31 Dec 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 921 (17,795)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Choice of law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, Choice of Forum, Party autonomy, consumer contract, products liability, torts, forum non conveniens, same sex marriage, Alien Tort Statute, Tort Victim Protection Act, Foreign Sovereign Immunity, Extraterritoriality, class action, class arb

11.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2012: Twenty-Sixth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 61, 2013
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 13 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2013
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 862 (18,051)

Abstract:

choice of law, arbitration, conflict of laws, private international law, forum selection, choice of forum, product liability, maritime torts, employment contracts, foreign law, foreign judgments, same-sex marriage, extraterritoriality, torts, contracts, insurance

12.

Choice of Law in Cross-Border Torts

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 15 Jan 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, cross-border torts, trans-border torts, extraterritoriality, prescriptive jurisdiction, codification, favor laesi, environmental torts, internet torts, cross-border defamation

13.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2008: Twenty-Second Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 57, 2009
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Jan 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 804 (21,878)
Citation 1

Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, private international law, foreign judgments, extraterritoriality, forum non conveniens, forum-selection clauses

14.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2006: Twentieth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 54, 2007
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 733 (24,778)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Conflict of laws, choice of law, private international law, jurisdiction, extraterritoriality, torts, contracts, products liability, consumer fraud, cross-border pollution, medical malpractice, statutes of limitation, insurance, employment, non-compete covenants, arbitration, TVPA, ATS, DOMA

15.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2014: Twenty-Eighth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 63, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 30 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2015
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 621 (18,655)

Abstract:

Conflict of laws, Choice of law, Private international law, extraterritoriality, forum selection, arbitration, foreign judgments, ATS, products liability, insurance, statutes of limitation, forum non conveniens

16.

Private International Law Bibliography 2012: U.S. And Foreign Sources in English

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 61, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 620 (30,452)

Abstract:

Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, jurisdiction, choice of law, choice of forum, forum selection, forum non conveniens, foreign judgments, arbitration, extraterritoriality, preemption

17.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2013: Twenty-Seventh Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, 2014
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 04 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2014
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 610 (28,189)

Abstract:

choice of law, choice of forum, private international law, arbitration, extraterritoriality, forum selection, forum non conveniens, products liability, foreign judgments

18.

Result-Selectivism in Private International Law

Romanian Journal of Private International Law & Comparative Private Law, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 May 2008
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 598 (32,167)

Abstract:

Conflict of laws, choice-of-law, private international law, codification, material justice, conflicts justice, result selectivism, substantivism, conflictualism

19.

American Federalism and Private International Law

Hellenic Journal of International Law, Vol. 62, 2010
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 May 2010
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 549 (36,723)

Abstract:

private international law, conflict of laws, choice of law, federalism, interstate conflicts, international conflicts, constitutional limitations on choice of law, European Union, extraterritoriality, interstate boundaries

20.

Material Justice and Conflicts Justice in Choice of Law

INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT OF LAWS FOR THE THIRD MILLENNIUM: ESSAYS IN HONR OF FRIEDRICH K. JUENGER, P. Borchers, J. Zekoll, eds., pp. 125-140, Transnational Publishers, 2001
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 511 (36,309)

Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, material justice, conflicts justice, private international law, legal philosophy, jurisprudence

21.

Oregon's New Choice-of-Law Codification for Tort Conflicts: An Exegesis

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 88, 2010
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 30 Dec 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, Codification, Torts, Products Liability, Noncontractual obligations

22.

Private International Law Bibliography 2013: U.S. And Foreign Sources in English

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 62, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Feb 2014
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 444 (44,290)

Abstract:

Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, jurisdiction, choice of law, choice of forum, forum selection, forum non conveniens, foreign judgments, arbitration, extraterritoriality, preemption

23.

Territoriality and Personality in Tort Conflicts

INTERCONTINENTAL COOPERATION THROUGH PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW: ESSAYS IN MEMORY OF PETER NYGH, T. Einhorn, K. Siehr, eds., pp. 401-433, T.M.C. Asser Press, 2004
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 May 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

Torts, Choice of law, Conflict of laws, Private International law, Extraterritoriality, Territoriality, Non-territoriality, Personality, Prescriptive jurisdiction, Conduct regulation, Loss distribution, Loss allocation, Punitive damages, Compensatory damages, Choice-of-law Revolution, Damages

24.

Choice of Law for Products Liability: The 1990s and Beyond

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 1247, 2004
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 22 Jul 2008
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 399 (50,149)

Abstract:

Choice of law, conflict of laws, products liability, torts, private international law, cross-border torts, empirical studies,

25.

The First Conflicts Restatement through the Eyes of Old: As Bad as its Reputation?

Southern Illinois University Law Journal, Vol. 32, 2007
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Feb 2007
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 367 (59,124)

Abstract:

conflict of laws, legal history, legal realism, formalism, Restatement, choice of law, private international law, ALI, territoriality, vested rights, extraterritoriality

26.

A New Conflicts Restatement: Why Not?

Journal of Private International Law, Vol. 5, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Aug 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 348 (62,519)

Abstract:

Conflict of laws, Choice of law, private international law, Restatement, codification, comparative law, judicial discretion, certainty and flexibility

27.

The Choice-of-Law Revolution Fifty Years after Currie: An End and a Beginning

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2015, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 23 Feb 2015
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 327 (45,293)

Abstract:

conflict of laws, private international law, choice of law, tort conflicts, contract conflicts, Brainerd Currie, governmental interests, Restatement, lex loci

28.

Issue-by-Issue Analysis and Dépeçage in Choice of Law: Cause and Effect

University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2014 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Nov 2013
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 316 (44,421)

Abstract:

Choice of Law, Conflict of Laws, Private International Law, Depecage, Issue-by-issue analysis

29.

Resolving Punitive-Damages Conflicts

Yearbook of Private International Law, Vol. 5, pp. 1-34, 2003
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 May 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 305 (71,979)

Abstract:

Punitive damages, choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, international law, prescriptive jurisdiction, extraterritoriality, comparative law, codification

30.

The Quest for the Optimum in Resolving Product-Liability Conflicts

ESSAYS IN HONOR OF JOHN P. KOZYRIS, Ana Grammatikaki-Alexiou, ed., Sakoulas-Kluwer Publishers, 2006
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Nov 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, products liability, torts, jurisdiction, forum shopping, forum non conveniens

31.

The Conflicts Book of the Louisiana Civil Code: Civilian, American, or Original?

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 83, 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 281 (78,010)
Citation 1

Abstract:

codification, conflict of laws, private international law, choice of law, comparative law, civil law

32.

Accommodative Unilateralism as a Starting Premise in Choice of Law

BALANCING OF INTERESTS: LIBER AMICORUM PETER HAY, E. Rasmussen-Bonne, et al., eds., pp. 417-434, Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft GmbH, 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 May 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

Choice of law, conflict of laws, private international law, international law, comparative law, extraterritoriality, jurisdiction

33.

Cruising in American Waters: Spector, Maritime Conflicts, and Choice of Law

Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, 2006
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 May 2006
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 223 (102,550)

Abstract:

Admiralty, Maritime law, Choice of law, Conflict of laws, Extraterritoriality, Americans with Disabilities Act, ADA, Disabilities law, Jurisdiction, Prescriptive jurisdiction, Law of the sea, International law

34.

Private International Law Bibliography, 2014: U.S. And Foreign Sources in English

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 63, No. 2, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Dec 2014
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 169 (89,150)

Abstract:

Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, jurisdiction, choice of law, choice of forum, forum selection, forum non conveniens, foreign judgments, arbitration, extraterritoriality, preemption

35.

Codifying Choice of Law for Contracts: The Puerto Rico Projet

J. Nafziger, & S. Symeonides (eds.), Law and Justice in a Multistate World: Essays in Honor of Arthur T. von Mehren, 419 (Transnational Pubs. 2002)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Jun 2012
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 93 (177,784)
Citation 1

Abstract:

codification, choice of law, private international law, party autonomy, choice-of-law agreements, Puerto Rico

36.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2016: Thirtieth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 17 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2017
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, private international law, jurisdiction, foreign judgments, choice-of-law clauses, forum selection, extraterritoriality, products liability, torts, party autonomy, arbitration, forum non conveniens, consumer, employment, Full Faith and Credit, Alien Tort Statute

37.

Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2015: Twenty-Ninth Annual Survey

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 64, No. 1, 2016 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 02 Jan 2016
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, jurisdiction, foreign judgments, forum selection, extraterritoriality, products liability, torts, party autonomy, arbitration, forum non conveniens, malpractice, consumer contracts, employment contracts

38.

Private International Law Bibliography, 2015: U.S. and Foreign Sources in English

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 64, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2016
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 0 (68,656)

Abstract:

private international law, conflict of laws, choice of law, jurisdiction. forum selection, foreign judgments, extraterritoriality, arbitration

Other Papers (3)

Total Downloads: 289    Citations: 0
1.

Private International Law Bibliography 2007-08: U.S. and Foreign Sources in English

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 57, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Jan 2009
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
Downloads 131

Abstract:

conflict of laws, choice of law, private international law, jurisdiction, foreign judgments, extraterritoriality, international law

2.

Conflict of Laws Bibliography: U.S. Sources, 2006-2007

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

Conflict of laws, private international law, choice of law, jurisdiction, foreign judgments, extraterritoriality, international alw

3.

Private International Law Bibliography, 2016: U.S. and Foreign Sources in English (Bibliography)

American Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Feb 2017
Symeon C. Symeonides
Willamette University - College of Law
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Abstract:

private international law, conflict of laws, choice of law, jurisdiction, foreign judgments, extraterritoriality, comity, prescriptive jurisdiction, forum selection, forum non conveniens, arbitration