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III. The Connecting Factor
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Volume III: Private International Law | Chapter 21 (1977): Property

Completed in December 1974

Gian C. Venturini

8. Introductory. – The task of ascertaining in individual cases the connecting factor (supra ch. 4), the situs of the object, may cause difficulties due either to the situation of the objects in question, or to the need to fix the time at which this localisation is relevant.

9. Situs of immovables and movables. – As regards the problem where the objects in question are situated, clearly, no great difficulties arise where immovables are concerned. Even t…

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Gian C. Venturini, “III. The Connecting Factor”, 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 15 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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