Private international law in Australia
- Reid Mortensen, Richard Garnett, Mary Keyes.
- Third edition.
- Chatswood, N.S.W. : LexisNexis Butterworths, 2015.
- Physical description
- lxiv, 566 pages ; 25 cm
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Scope, development and purpose
- Personal jurisdiction
- Jurisdiction : exceptions and immunities
- Restraints on proceedings
- The effect of foreign and interstate judgments
- International arbitration
- Choice of law method 1 : the general part
- Choice of law method 2 : complications and exceptions
- Proof of foreign law
- Personal Connections
- Constitutional limits on choice of law
- Marriage validity
- Separation, dissolution and annulment of marriage
- Parenting and custody of children
- Property and maintenance
- The location and classification of property
- Transfer of property between living and corporate persons
- Succession to property on death
- International company law
- Corporate insolvency.
- "Important recent developments in Australian private international law are discussed, together with legislative reforms and significant decisions, particularly of Australian courts. A new chapter on corporate insolvency has been added in this edition. The book provides an...examination of the following subjects: introduction to private international law; jurisdiction and judgments; international arbitration; choice of law; international family law; choice of law for obligations; choice of property law; international company law; an understanding of the fundamental concepts in private international law is becoming increasingly important in legal practice, and the accessible style of this text makes it invaluable to both students and practitioners."-- Provided by publisher.
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