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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
EU Private International Law: Harmonization of Laws 3rd ed isbn 9781782544500

EU Private International Law: Harmonization of Laws 2nd ed

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ISBN13: 9781848440838
New Edition ISBN: 9781782544500
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781847208446
Published: November 2010
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print
Paperback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780857932495

This thoroughly revised and updated second edition analyses in detail the current development of private international law at European Union level. Peter Stone examines the provisions of, and the case-law on, measures such as the Brussels I Regulation on civil jurisdiction and judgments; the Rome I and II Regulations on the law applicable to contractual and non-contractual obligations; the Brussels IIA Regulation on matrimonial proceedings and parental responsibility; Regulation 4/2009 on maintenance; and Regulation 1346/2000 on insolvency proceedings. The author welcomes, in principle, the movement towards European harmonization in the sphere of private international law, but has misgivings over various aspects of the current legislation and case-law. Given the considerable development in this area of law since the first edition, law academics, law students, and legal practitioners interested in international litigation in matters governed by private law will warmly welcome this new book.

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Conflict of Laws, EU Law
Contents: Preface Part I: Introduction 1. Introduction Part II: Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments 2. History, Outline and Scope 3. Domicile 4. Alternative Jurisdiction 5. Protected Contracts 6. Exclusive Jurisdiction 7. Submission 8. Concurrent Proceedings 9. Provisional Measures and Taking Evidence 10. Recognition and Enforcement of Judgments 11. Enforcement Procedure Part III: Choice of Law in Respect of Obligations 12. Contracts 13. Protected Contracts 14. Torts 15. Restitution Part IV: Family Matters 17. Parental Responsibility 18. Other Family Matters Part V: Insolvency 19. Insolvency Index