Private International Law Essentials
Your guide to the conflicts and harmonies between private international law and UK and Scots law
EU law has greatly influenced national law in Scotland, the UK and the rest of Europe. As a result, private international law is an essential area of study and of increasing importance to lawyers throughout the EU.
Private International Law Essentials is the concise guide to private international law that you need, whether you're studying, revising or a practicing lawyer looking for a summary of the law in UK jurisdictions. David Hill looks at the key elements and issues of private international law, as well as the statutes and conventions (e.g. Brussels, Lugano) and EU Regulations that apply throughout the UK.
- Describes the aspects of private international law specific to Scotland
- Shows how judgments issued in one UK jurisdiction can be recognised and enforced in another
- Explains how jurisdiction is allocated in cases having both Scottish and other UK characteristics
- Summary sections of Essential Facts and Essential Cases to help you to identify, understand and remember the key elements
|Publisher:||Edinburgh University Press|