publication . Doctoral thesis . 2015

Jurisdiction in international civil and commercial cases : a comparative study of the law in the IBSA countries and the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements

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  • Published: 15 Jul 2015
  • Country: South Africa
Abstract
LL.M. (International Commercial Law) This dissertation concerns a comparative analysis of Brazilian, Indian and South African private international law principles on the exercise of jurisdiction in international civil and commercial cases. The intention is to uncover the fundamental grounds of jurisdiction in these legal systems and in doing so draw attention to their comparable characteristics. Emphasis is placed on matters of a commercial nature. Furthermore, a discussion of the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements provides insight on the Convention’s purpose and its possible influence on and implications for jurisdictional rules found in the private...
Subjects
free text keywords: Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - Brazil, Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - India, Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements (2005 June 30)
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