Conflict of Laws

Law 232






This course examines how courts choose which law should be applied to transactions, relationships, or occurrences having contacts with more than one state. The course will also touch on adjudicatory jurisdiction, the recognition of foreign judgments, choice-of-law clauses, and choice-of-forum clauses. It will address the various approaches adopted by states and/or advocated by scholars, focusing on cases involving torts, contracts, property, family law, and procedure.


J. Coyle

UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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