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Conflict of Laws Anthology

Conflict of Laws Anthology - 97 edition

Conflict of Laws Anthology - 97 edition

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Conflict of Laws Anthology by Gene R. Shreve - ISBN 9780870848001
Edition: 97
Copyright: 1997
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Conflict of Laws Anthology by Gene R. Shreve - ISBN 9780870848001

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Shreve, Gene R. : Indiana University at Bloomington

Richard S. Melvin Professor of Law Indiana University School of Law -- Bloomington

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Note on Editing and Citation

Chapter One: An Overview-Themes Animating Conflict of Laws

Introductory note
Gene R. Shreve, Choice of Law and the Forgiving Constitution, 71 Ind. L.J. 271 (1996).

Chapter Two: Historic Divisions-Multilateral and Unilateral Approaches to Choice of Law in Europe

Introductory note
Friedrich K. Juenger, Choice of Law and Multistate Justice (Boston: Nijhoff 1993)

Chapter Three: Lex Loci Delicti-The Dominance and Partial Decline of Multilateralism in American Conflicts Law

Introductory note

A. Story, Beale, and the Original Restatement

Joseph Story, Commentaries on The Conflict of Law (Boston: Hilliard, Gray & Co. 1834)

Kurt H. Nadelmann, Joseph Story's Contribution to American Conflicts Law: A Comment, 5 Am. J. Legal Hist. 230 (1961)

Joseph H. Beale, History and Doctrines of the Conflict of Laws, in 3 A Treatise on the Conflict of Laws, 1967 app. (New York: Baker, Voorhis & Co. 1935)

Herbert F. Goodrich, Yielding Place to New: Rest Versus Motion in The Conflict of Laws (The Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1950)

American Law Institute, Restatement of the Law of Conflict of Laws (St. Paul 1934)


B. Classical Theory Under Attack

Elliott E. Cheatham, American Theories of Conflict of Laws: Their Role and Utility, 58 Harv. L. Rev. 361 (1945)

Hessell E. Yntema, The Hornbook Method and the Conflict of Laws, 37 Yale L.J. 468 (1928)

Walter W. Cook, The Logical and Legal Bases of the Conflict of Law, 33 Yale L.J. 457 (1924)

David F. Cavers, A Critique of the Choice of Law Problem, 47 Harv. L. Rev. 173 (1933)


Chapter Four: Conflicts Revolution-The Watershed Case of Babcock v. Jackson

Introductory note
Symposium, Comments on Babcock v. Jackson, A Recent Development in Conflict of Laws, 63 Colum. L. Rev. 1212 (1963)

Chapter Five: Interest Analysis-The Emergence of Unilateralism in Modern American Conflicts Law

Introductory note
Brainerd Currie, Notes on Methods and Objectives in the Conflict of Laws, 1959 Duke L.J. 171
William M. Richman, Diagramming Conflicts: A Graphic Understanding of Interest Analysis, 43 Ohio St. L.J. 317 (1982)

Chapter Six: Interst Analysis on Trial

Introductory note

A. Critics

Harold G. Maier, Finding the Trees in Spite of theMetaphorist: The Problem of State Interests in Choiceof Law, 56 Albany L. Rev. 753 (1993)

P. John Kozyris, Postscript: Interest Analysis Facing Its Critics-And, Incidentally, What Should Be Done About Choice of Law for Products Liability? 46 Ohio St. L.J. 569 (1985)

Friedrich K. Juenger, Conflict of Laws: A Critique of Interest Analysis, 32 Am. J. Comp. L. 1 (1984)

Lea Brilmayer, Interest Analysis and the Myth of Legislative Intent, 78 Mich. L. Rev. 392 (1980)

Aaron D. Twerski, Neumeier v. Kuehner: Where are the Emperor's Clothes?, 1 Hofstra L. Rev. 104 (1973)


B. Defenders

Russell J. Weintraub, A Defense of Interest Analysis in the Conflict of Laws and the Use of that Analysis in Products Liability, 46 Ohio St. L.J. 493 (1985)

Robert A. Sedler, Reflections on Conflict-of-Laws Methodology, 32 Hastings L.J. 1628 (1981)

David E. Seidelson, Resolving Choice-of-Law Problems Through Interest Analysis in Person Injury Actions: A Suggested Order of Priority Among Competing State Interests and Among Available Techniques for Weighing Those Interests, 30 Duq. L. Rev. 869 (1992)

Louise Weinberg, On Departing From Forum Law, 35 Mercer L. Rev. 595 (1983)

Bruce Posnak, Choice of Law: Interest Analysis and Its ''New Critics,'' 36 Am. J. Comp. L. 681 (1988)


Chapter Seven: Completing the Picture-American Conflicts Theory Apart From Multilateralism and Unilateralism

Introductory note

A. Justified Expectations

Max Rheinstein, The Place of Wrong: A Study in the Method of Case Law, 19 Tulane L. Rev. 4 (1944)

Elliott E. Cheatham and Willis L.M. Reese, Choice of the Applicable Law, 52 Colum. L. Rev. 959 (1952)

Aaron D. Twerski, Enlightened Territorialism and Professor Cavers-The Pennsylvania Method, 9 Duq. L. Rev. 373 (1971)


B. Substantivism

Robert A. Leflar, Choice-Influencing Considerationsin Conflicts Law, 41 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 267 (1966)

Joseph W. Singer, Real Conflicts, 69 B.U. L. Rev. 1 (1989)

William F. Baxter, Choice of Law and the Federal System, 16 Stan. L. Rev. 1 (1963)

Arthur T. von Mehren, Special Substantive Rules for Multistate Problems: Their Role and Significance in Contemporary Choice of Law Methodology, 88 Harv. L. Rev. 347 (1974)

Patrick J. Borchers, Conflicts Pragmatism, 56 Albany L. Rev. 883 (1993)


Chapter Eight: Prevailing Choice-of-Law Approaches

Introductory note

A. The Restatement (Second)

American Law Institute, Restatement of the Law (Second) Conflict of Laws (St. Paul 1971)

Michael S. Finch, Choice-of-Law Problems in Florida Courts: A Retrospective on the Restatement (Second), 24 Stetson L. Rev. 653 (1995)

Symeon C. Symeonides, Exception Clauses in American Conflicts Law, 42 Am. J. of Comp. L. 813 (1994)


B. Leflar's Choice-Influencing Considerations

Robert A. Leflar, Choice-Influencing Considerations in Conflicts Law, 41 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 267 (1966)

Robert A. Leflar, Conflicts Law: More on Choice-lnfluencing Considerations, 54 Cal. L. Rev. 1584 (1966)

James R. Pielemeier, Some Hope for Choice of Law in Minnesota, 18 Hamline L. Rev. 8 (1994)


C. Surveying Judicial Preferences

Symeon C. Symeonides, Choice of Law in the American Courts in 1995: A Year in Review, 44 Am. J. of Comp. L. 181 (1996)

Chapter Nine: Consensus or Chaos in American Conflicts Law?

Introductory note

A. The Eclecticism Debate

Robert A. Leflar, Choice of Law: A Well-Watered Plateau,41 Law & Contemp. Probs. 10 (1977)

James E. Westbrook, A Survey and Evaluation of Competing Choice-of-Law Methodologies: The Case for Eclecticism, 40 Mo. L. Rev. 407 (1975)

William A. Reppy, Eclecticism in Choice of Law: Hybrid Method or Mishmash?, 34 Mercer L. Rev. 645 (1982)

Joseph W. Singer, A Pragmatic Guide to Conflicts, 70 B.U. L. Rev. 731 (1990)


B. Rules or Approach?

Maurice Rosenberg, The Comeback of Choice of Law Rules, 81 Colum. L. Rev. 946 (1981)

Robert A. Sedler, Rules of Choice of Law Versus Choice-of-Law Rules: Judicial Method in Conflicts Torts Cases, 44 Tenn. L. Rev. 975 (1977)

Peter Hay and Robert B. Ellis, Bridging the Gap Between Rules and Approaches in Tort Choice of Law in the United States: A Survey of Current Case Law, 27 Int'l Lawyer 369 (1993)


C. Conflicts Theory at the Crossroads

Larry Kramer, Rethinking Choice of Law, 90 Colum. L. Rev. 277 (1990)

Gary J. Simson, Plotting the Next ''Revolution'' in Choice of Law: A Proposed Approach, 24 Cornell Int'l L.J. 279 (1991)

Arthur T. von Mehren, Choice of Law and the Problem of Justice, 41 Law & Contemp. Probs. 27 (1977)

Joseph W. Singer, Real Conflicts, 69 B.U. L. Rev. 1 (1989)

Perry Dane, Vested Rights, ''Vestedness,'' and Choice of Law, 96 Yale L.J. 1191 (1987)

Lea Brilmayer, Rights, Fairness, and Choice of Law, 98 Yale L.J. 1277 (1989)


D. Enduring Problems of Coherence and Justice in Choice of Law

Michael H. Gottesman, Draining the Dismal Swamp: The Case for Federal Choice of Law Statutes, 80 Geo. L.J. 1 (1991)

Stewart E. Sterk, The Marginal Relevance of Choice of Law Theory, 142 U. Pa. L. Rev. 949 (1994)

James E. Westbrook, A Survey and Evaluation of Competing Choice-of-Law Methodologies: The Case for Eclecticism, 40 Mo. L. Rev. 407 (1975)

Arthur T. von Mehren, Choice of Law and the Problem of Justice, 41 Law & Contemp. Probs. 27 (1977)


Chapter Ten: Choice of Law and the Constitution

Introductory note 323

A. The Constitutional Concern of Conflicts Localism

Gene R. Shreve, Choice of Law and the Forgiving Constitution, 71 Ind. L.J. 271 (1996)


B. Full Faith and Credit and Due Process-TraditionalSources for Regulating Choice of Law

Robert H. Jackson, Full Faith and Credit-The Lawyer's Clause of the Constitution, 45 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (1945)

Louise Weinberg, Choice of Law and Minimal Scrutiny, 49 U. Chi. L. Rev. 440 (1982)

Robert A. Sedler, Constitutional Limitations on Choice of Law: The Perspective of Constitutional Generalism, 10 Hofstra L. Rev. 59 (1981)

Willis L.M. Reese, The Hague Case: An Opportunity Lost, 10 Hofstra L. Rev. 195 (1981)

Linda J. Silberman, Can the State of Minnesota Bind the Nation? Federal Choice of Law Constraints After Allstate Insurance Co. v. Hague, 10 Hofstra L. Rev. 103 (1983)


C. Regulatory Possibilities Under Other Parts of the Constitution

Douglas Laycock, Equal Citizens of Equal and Territorial States, The Constitutional Foundations of Choice of Law, 92 Colum. L. Rev. 249 (1992)

John H. Ely, Choice of Law and the State's Interest in Protecting Its Own, 23 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 173 (1981)

Harold W. Horowitz, The Commerce Clause as a Limitation on State Choice of Law Doctrine, 84 Harv. L. Rev. 806 (1971)

Gerald L. Neuman, Territorial Discrimination, Equal Protection, and Self-Determination, 135 U. Pa. L. Rev. 261 (1987)


D. Constitutional Intersections of Choice of Law andPersonal Jurisdiction

Gene R. Shreve, Interest Analysis as Constitutional Law, 48 Ohio St. L.J. 51 (1987)

Courtland H. Peterson, Proposals of Marriage Between Jurisdiction and Choice of Law, 14 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 869 (1981)

Peter Hay, Judicial Jurisdiction and Choice of Law: Constitutional Limitations, 59 U. Colo. L. Rev. 9 (1988)

James A. Martin, Personal Jurisdiction and Choice of Law, 78 Mich. L. Rev. 872 (1980)

Friedrich K. Juenger, Supreme Court Intervention in Jurisdiction and Choice of Law: A Dismal Prospect, 14 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 907 (1981)


Chapter Eleven: A Glimpse at the Literature on Additional Conflicts Topics

Introductory note

A. Conflicts Writing in Substantive Areas

1. Torts
2. Contracts
3. Insurance and Products Liability
4. Property
5. Trusts and Estates
6. Family Law
7. Business Law

B. Assorted Rules and Conceptual Devices for Conflicts Cases

1. Domicile
2. Renvoi
3. Depecage
4. Characterization
5. Public Policy
6. Substance-Procedure Distinctions in Choice of Law
7. Pleading and Proving Foreign Law

C. Codifying Conflicts Law

D. Intersections of Conflicts Law with Other Forms of Procedure

1. Personal Jurisdiction
2. Intersystem Preclusion
3. Complex Litigation

E. Choice of Law in the Federal System

1. Conflicts Law and the Erie Doctrine
2. Federal Common Law for Conflicts?

F. International Perspectives

1. Extraterritorial Application of American Law
2. Choice of Law Abroad

Chapter Twelve: Bibliography

Table of Cases

(a) Africa
(b) Asia and Australia
(c) Canada
(d) England
(e) Europe
(f) Latin America
(g) Other Studies


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