9781640201170 (electronic book) 1640201173 (electronic book)
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Black Letter Outlines are designed to help a law student recognize and understand the basic principles and issues of law covered in a law school course. Black Letter Outlines can be used both as a study aid when preparing for classes and a review of the subject matter when studying for an examination. Conflict of Laws deals with the resolution of interstate and foreign country private law cases. This outline covers: overview of litigational matters; domestic relations; problems of what law applies in particular types of cases; and issues of federalism.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Overview and general background Domicile and habitual residence Jurisdiction to adjudicate Recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and decrees The creation of status and its consequences Dissolution of domestic relationships and its consequences (support, custody) Pervasive problems Approaches to choice of law: theory Choice of law by subject matter Constitutional limitations on state choice of law State law in federal court Federal common law as the rule of decision Appendixes.
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Revision of: Hay, Peter, 1935- Conflict of laws. 7th edition. St. Paul, MN : West, c2013