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Unifying and Harmonizing Substantive Law and the Role of Conflict of Laws (Volume 340)
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Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law

Volume: 340

Brill | Nijhoff, Leiden | Boston, 2010

Abstract

Traditionally, conflict of law rules designate only national substantive law as the applicable law. Many unifying and harmonizing substantive law instruments of both States and non-State organizations, however, are designed specifically for application to cross-border relationships. Achieving this objective is, generally, hindered by conflict of law rules. The requirements which non-national law…

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Boele-Woelki, Katharina, “Unifying and Harmonizing Substantive Law and the Role of Conflict of Laws (Volume 340)”, in: Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law, The Hague Academy of International Law. Consulted online on 21 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-8096_pplrdc_ej.9789004186835.271_461>
First published online: 2010



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