The Role of Private International Law in Achieving Social Justice

2 Pages Posted: 4 May 2013

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Veerle Van Den Eeckhout

Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law; University of Antwerp

Date Written: February 26, 2013

Abstract

The discipline of Private International Law is often considered a maverick in legal science. Yet it is striking that PIL issues are conspicuously often interwoven with a number of heated, topical socio-legal debates. The potential of PIL in guaranteeing c.q. achieving social justice in these and other areas might be high.

Suggested Citation

Van Den Eeckhout, Veerle, The Role of Private International Law in Achieving Social Justice (February 26, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2260296 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2260296

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