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American Conflicts Law
Contents: Background Domicile and Related Concepts Personal Jurisdiction: The Basic Principles Personal Jurisdiction: General Principles Personal Jurisdiction: Specific Situations PersonalExpand
Full Faith and Credit for Dummies
This article discusses the history of the Full Faith and Credit Clause, the original meaning of the clause, and the courts’ evolving interpretation of the clause. Within this discussion, the authorExpand
The Original Understanding of the Full Faith and Credit Clause and the Defense of Marriage Act
This article is about the Full Faith and Credit Clause how the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) affects the clause. The article reexamines the original understanding of the clause in the hope ofExpand
A Bunny's Tale: The Impact of a Playboy Playmate on Federal Jurisdiction
In this article, Professor Ralph Whitten tells you everything you always wanted to know (and then some) about Marshall v. Marshall, now pending in the United States Supreme Court. The articleExpand
Democracy and distrust
U.S. Conflict-of-Laws Doctrine and Forum Shopping, Domestic and International (Revisited)
This article discusses Professor Friedrich Juenger’s contributions to the subject of conflict of laws and international forum shopping. The article describes Professor Juenger’s assessment of theExpand
Choice of Law, Jurisdiction, and Judgment Issues in Interstate Adoption Cases
The purpose of this article is to describe the choice-of-Iaw (or conflict-of-laws), jurisdiction, and judgments problems in "interstate" adoption cases. In the subject of conflict-of-Iaws, adoptionExpand