Conflict of laws /
|Author / Creator:||Roosevelt, Kermit, 1971- author.|
|Imprint:||St. Paul, MN : Foundation Press, ©2015.|
|Description:||ix, 257 pages ; 24 cm.|
|Series:||Concepts and insights series|
Concepts and insights series.
|Subject:||Conflict of laws -- United States.|
Conflict of laws.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10323736|
|Summary:||This title provides an analytical overview of the field of conflicts and explains all major choice-of-law approaches in simple and straightforward text. Separate chapters explore discrete conflicts issues, including personal jurisdiction, recognition of judgments, family law, and state-federal conflicts, including Erie and preemption. It covers the most recent Supreme Court cases on personal jurisdiction and extraterritorial application of federal law, as well as the latest examples of state choice of law approaches. Extensive description and analysis of leading cases make this book an excellent companion to a casebook as well as a resource for practitioners.|
|Physical Description:||ix, 257 pages ; 24 cm.|
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references and index.|