The Modern Approach to Private International Law: International Litigation and Transactions from a Common-Law Perspective (Volume 319)
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Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 319

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 2006

Abstract

In the opening pages of his course on private international law, Trevor C. Hartley, Professor Emeritus of the London School of Economics, reminds us that private international law, despite its name, is just a branch of the ordinary law of the land: it has no special authority. The only exceptions are the limited number of treaties and the increasing number of EU legal documents that deal with it…

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Hartley, Trevor C., “The Modern Approach to Private International Law: International Litigation and Transactions from a Common-Law Perspective (Volume 319)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 15 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789004153783.009_324>
First published online: 2006



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