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Fall 2014 - Jurisdiction & Judgments

Woolley, Patrick

Credit Hours: 2  Course ID: 279M  Unique # 29564

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
MTWTH9:10 - 10:00 amTNH 3.114
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Early Friday, October 24 8:00 am - 10:20 am A-Z
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

Conflict of Laws addresses issues that may arise when a dispute has connections with more than one state or country.  The subject is generally divided into three interrelated parts:  (1) territorial jurisdiction (and related doctrines), (2) choice of law, and (3) recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments.  This short course, Jurisdiction and Judgments, focuses on territorial jurisdiction, forum non conveniens, forum selection clauses, and the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments.  A short course that focuses on choice of law will be offered in the spring of 2015.  If you have time to take only one course in Conflict of Laws, please enroll in the short course on choice of law.

Conflict of Laws - Brilmayer, Goldsmith & O'Hara
  Aspen, edition: 6th ed.
Supplemental Material