L’Utilité Du Droit Comparé (The Utility of Comparative Law)

Actes du colloque des cent ans de l’institut Édouard Lambert, forthcoming 2022

U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-34

14 Pages Posted: 28 Oct 2021

Date Written: October 27, 2021

Abstract

French Abstract: Cette contribution était le discours d’ouverture à la Conférence des 100 ans de l’Institut Édouard Lambert à l’Université de Lyon. Elle discute de l’utilité du droit comparé dans le monde actuel d’une perspective technique dans le cadre d’une situation aux États-Unis et d’une perspective plus politique dans le cadre d’un arrêt de la CJUE.

English Abstract: This essay was delivered as a keynote address to the conference to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Institut Édouard Lambert at the University of Lyon. It argues for the usefulness of comparative law in today’s world from a technical angle in the case of a U.S. legal example, and a more political one in the case of a European Court of Justice situation.

Keywords: comparative law, foreign law, legal methodology, translation, international arbitration

Suggested Citation

Curran, Vivian Grosswald, L’Utilité Du Droit Comparé (The Utility of Comparative Law) (October 27, 2021). Actes du colloque des cent ans de l’institut Édouard Lambert, forthcoming 2022, U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2021-34, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3951366

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