1 online resource (xxii, 253 p.) : ill.
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Studies in private international law ; v. 11.
"This book is based on the author's doctoral thesis, which was presented for the degree of Ph. D. at the University of Aberdeen in April 2010"--Preface.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Milestones on the road to the separate child abduction regime within the European Union Principles of good legislative drafting vs child abduction provisions of the Brussels II bis regulation The argument of the misuse of Article 13(1)(b) : myth or reality? Operation of the Brussels II bis regulation : empirical study Points of concern Added value of the Brussels II bis regulation : a more child-centred approach as a result of the obligation to hear the child introduced by Article 11(2) of the regulation Conclusions.