Essays in Private International Law by Sir Peter NorthEssays in Private International Law by Sir Peter North

Essays in Private International Law

bySir Peter North

Hardcover | November 1, 1992

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This work consists of nine essays in the broad field of private international law, some originally delivered as lectures, others written as law journal articles. The author draws on his experience as a Law Commissioner, in European Community negotiations in Brussels, and in providing advice tothe government on private international law matters. Where appropriate, the essays include new introductions, examining major developments which have occurred since they were originally written.
Sir Peter North is Principal of Jesus College, Oxford.
Title:Essays in Private International LawFormat:HardcoverDimensions:292 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.91 inPublished:November 1, 1992Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198258267

ISBN - 13:9780198258261


Table of Contents

Is European Harmonization of Private International Law a Myth or a Reality?: A British PerspectiveThe EEC Convention on the Law Applicable to Contractual Obligations (1980): Its History and Main FeaturesVarying the Proper LawTorts in the Dismal Swamp: Choice of Law RevisitedContract as a Tort Defence in the Conflict of LawsDevelopment of Rules of Private International Law in the Field of Family LawChoice in Choice of LawThe Draft UK/US Judgments Convention: A British ViewpointHague Conventions and the Reform of English Conflict of Laws

Editorial Reviews

`Publication of this volume is to be welcomed in that it presents in accessible form important scholarship by a leader in the field.'Law Quarterly Review