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The Interaction between Family Law, Succession Law and Private International Law

JM Scherpe and E Bargelli have just published an edited book titled: “The Interaction between Family Law, Succession Law and Private International Law” with Intersentia. The publisher’s blurb reads as follows: There can be no doubt that both substantive family and succession law engage in significant interaction with private international law, and, in particular, the […]

Comparative Dispute Resolution

MF Moscati, M Palmer, and M Roberts just published a book titled “Comparative Dispute Resolution” with Edward Elgar. The blurb reads as follows: Comparative Dispute Resolution offers an original, wide-ranging, and invaluable corpus of chapters on dispute resolution. Enriched by a broad, comparative vision and a focus on the processes used to handle disputes, this […]

The Nigerian Group on Private International Law Sets Sail

Report prepared by Onyoja Momoh, Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of Aberdeen.   On Thursday 5th of November 2020, the Nigerian Group on Private International Law (“NGPIL”) held its first committee meeting by virtual platform. In attendance at the meeting and forming the Committee of NGPIL were: Dr

Jonathan Fitchen on Private International Law of Authentic Instruments

Jonathan Fitchen who is recognised as a leading scholar on the conflict of laws aspect of authentic instruments has just published a book titled “The Private International Law of Authentic Instruments” under the Hart Studies in Private International Law. The abstract reads as follows: This helpful book will equip the lawyer – whether notary, barrister […]