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II. The Sphere of Application of the Lex Rei Sitae
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Volume III: Private International Law | Chapter 21 (1977): Property

Completed in December 1974

Gian C. Venturini

4. Characterisation of movables and immovables. – Since the rules of the conflict of laws of the various countries refer to the lex rei sitae to determine rights over movables and immovables, the question arises as to what relationships fall within the sphere of that law. As is well known, the literature and the practice in the various countries are divided as regards the criteria which must be applied in order to characteri…

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Gian C. Venturini, “II. The Sphere of Application of the Lex Rei Sitae”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 19 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_032102>
First published online: 2018



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