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III. Types of References Involving Incidental Relationships
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Volume III: Private International Law | Chapter 7 (1988): The Law Applicable to Preliminary (Incidental) Questions

Completed in December 1986

Wilhelm Wengler

14. Reference to legal character of incidental relationship when incidental question is raised by the lex fori. – If a preliminary or incidental question raised by the law governing the principal question is governed by the same legal system as the principal question – for reasons which will have to be examined below (infra s. 19 ss.) –, the legal relationship constituting the object of the preliminary or incidental…

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Wilhelm Wengler, “III. Types of References Involving Incidental Relationships”, 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 22 January 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_030703>
First published online: 2018



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