The Deconstitutionalization of Canadian Private International Law?

Supreme Court Law Review (2d), Vol. 21, pp. 181-201, 2003

21 Pages Posted: 20 Oct 2009

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Janet Walker

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School

Vaughan Black

Dalhousie University - Law School

Date Written: April 18, 2003

Abstract

Does the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Spar Aerospace call into question the jurisprudence suggesting a uniform constitutional foundation for the law of judicial jurisdiction or does it capture the unique nature of Canadian federalism?

Keywords: judicial jurisdiction, federalism, constitutional law, crossborder litigation

JEL Classification: K41, K33

Suggested Citation

Walker, Janet and Black, Vaughan, The Deconstitutionalization of Canadian Private International Law? (April 18, 2003). Supreme Court Law Review (2d), Vol. 21, pp. 181-201, 2003. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1490725

Janet Walker (Contact Author)

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School ( email )

4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada

Vaughan Black

Dalhousie University - Law School ( email )

6061 University Avenue
6061 University Ave
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9
Canada

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