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The Conflict of Laws

Adrian Briggs


This book provides a survey and analysis of the rules of private international law as they apply in England. Written to take account of the various possible outcomes of the Brexit process, it goes as far as is possible to make sense of the effect this will have on English private international law. The volume covers general principles, jurisdiction, and the effect of foreign judgments; the law applicable to contractual and non-contractual obligations; and the private international law of property, of adults (the increasingly complex law of children is described in bare outline), and of corpora ... More

Keywords: private international law, Brexit, contractual obligations, non-contractual obligations, European legislation, common law

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780198838500
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198838500.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Adrian Briggs, author
Professor of Private International Law, University of Oxford