The First Restatement of Conflict of Laws on the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of its Successor: Contemporary Practice on Traditionalist Courts

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William M. Richman

University of Toledo - College of Law

David Riley

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: 1997

Abstract

The article surveys the decisions of courts that purport to adhere to the First Restatement of Conflicts to determine whether they apply the First Restatement rules faithfully, use traditional escape devices, or borrow (openly or surreptitiously) techniques from modern choice of law methodologies.

Suggested Citation

Richman, William M. and Riley, David, The First Restatement of Conflict of Laws on the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of its Successor: Contemporary Practice on Traditionalist Courts (1997). Maryland Law Review, Vol. 56, p. 1196, 1997, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1140308

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David Riley

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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