Tuesday, November 8, 2011

New Volume: Yearbook of Private International Law

The latest volume of the Yearbook of Private International Law (Vol. 12, 2010) is out. Contents include:
  • Doctrine
    • Katharina Boele-Woelki, For Better or for Worse: The Europeanization of International Divorce Law
    • Chen Weizuo, Chinese Private International Law Statute of 28 October 2010
    • Talia Einhorn, The Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments: on International Commercial Arbitral Awards
    • Sixto Sanchez Lorenzo, Choice of Law and Overriding Mandatory Rules in International Contracts after Rome I
  • Recent Developments in U.S. Conflicts of Laws
    • Patrick J. Borchers, The Emergence of Quasi Rules in U.S. Conflicts Law
    • Ronald A. Brand, U.S. Implementation vel non of the 2005 Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements
    • Linda J. Silberman, Morrison v. National Australia Bank: Implications for Global Securities Class Actions
    • Robert G. Spector, A Guide to United States Case Law under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction
    • David P. Stewart, Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the United States
    • Symeon C. Symeonides, Codifying Choice of Law for Tort Conflicts: The Oregon Experience in Comparative Perspective
  • The Revision of the Brussels I Regulation
    • Andrew Dickinson, Surveying the Proposed Brussels I bis Regulation: Solid Foundations but Renovation Needed
    • Adrian Briggs, What Should Be Done about Jurisdiction Agreements?
    • Alegría Borrás, Application of the Brussels I Regulation to External Situations – From Studies Carried Out by the European Group for Private International Law (EGPIL/GEDIP) to the Proposal for the Revision of the Regulation
    • Rafael Arenas García, Abolition of Exequatur: Problems and Solutions – Mutual Recognition, Mutual Trust and Recognition of Foreign Judgments: Too Many Words in the Sea
    • Sara Sánchez Fernández, Choice-of-Court Agreements: Breach and Damages Within the Brussels I Regime
    • Diana Sancho Villa, Jurisdiction over Jurisdiction and Choice of Court Agreements: Views on the Hague Convention of 2005 and Implications for the European Regime