Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 February 2009

532 Pages


ISBN: 9780199204724

Bookseller Code (AU)

A new practitioner law publication

Litigation with a Foreign Aspect

A Practical Guide

Michael James

  • Offers a clear, succinct explanation of the often complex rules on international jurisdiction, enabling practitioners to understand them
  • Written by a practitioner for practitioners
  • Jurisdictional rules set out in alphabetical order based on type of claim, allowing practitioners to determine quickly whether the English courts have jurisdiction over the claim in question.
  • Focused treatment of insolvency, employment and shipping, allowing specialists in each of these areas to identify international issues
  • Extensive use of tables, flow charts and examples, conveying at-a-glance information about different countries and international conventions
  • Covers all the new rules:Rome I and Rome II on the choice of law; The new Lugano Convention; The new Service Regulation; The New CPR Part 6 on service of documents; European Small Claims and EOP procedures

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