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International Civil Litigation in United States Courts, Sixth Edition

Gary B. Born, Peter B. Rutledge

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  • ISBN: 9781454878711

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  • Description

    International Civil Litigation in United States Courts is the essential, comprehensive law school text for the current and future international litigator or international corporate lawyer. Covering all the topics discussed in competing texts and more, this casebook seamlessly combines international litigation, conflict of laws, and comparative civil procedure. This Sixth Edition includes excerpts and updated discussion of recent U.S. court decisions and legislation relating to a wide range of private and public international law topics, including foreign sovereign immunity, choice of law, antisuit injunctions, legislative jurisdiction, service of process on non-U.S. citizens, international discovery, foreign judgment enforcement, and international arbitration.

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  • Additional Product Details

    Published: 4/11/2018
    Copyright:
    2018
    Pages:
    1,272
    ISBNs:
    Hardcover: 9781454878711
    Ebook: 9781454898450

    Detailed Table of Contents (PDF Download)

    Student Documentary Supplement (Password-Protected PDF Download)

    Summary of Contents

    Contents
    Preface to the Fourth Edition
    Preface to the Sixth Edition (PDF Download)
    Acknowledgment

    PART ONE: JUDICIAL JURISDICTION
    Chapter 1 Jurisdiction of U.S. Courts over Subject Matter in International Disputes
    Chapter 2 Jurisdiction of U.S. Courts over Parties to International Disputes
    Chapter 3 Foreign Sovereign Immunity and Jurisdiction of U.S. Courts over Foreign States
    PART TWO: CHOICE OF FORUM
    Chapter 4 Forum Non Conveniens in International Litigation
    Chapter 5 International Forum Selection Agreements
    Chapter 6 Parallel Proceedings: Lis Alibi Pendens and Antisuit Injunctions
    PART THREE: LEGISLATIVE JURISDICTION AND CHOICE OF LAW
    Chapter 7 Legislative Jurisdiction
    Chapter 8 Choice of Law in International Litigation
    Chapter 9 Act of State and Foreign Sovereign Compulsion
    PART FOUR: INTERNATIONAL JUDICIAL ASSISTANCE
    Chapter 10 Service of U.S. Process on Foreign Persons
    Chapter 11 Extraterritorial Discovery and Taking Evidence Abroad
    Chapter 12 Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments
    Chapter 13 International Commercial Arbitration and U.S. Courts: An Overview

    Index

  • Author Information

    Gary B. Born

    Education:
    J.D., summa cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School
    B.A., summa cum laude, Haverford College

    Background:
    Gary B. Born is the world’s leading authority on international commercial arbitration and international litigation. He is the author of numerous works on these subjects, including International Arbitration and Forum Selection Agreements: Drafting and Enforcing (5th ed. 2016), International Arbitration: Cases and Materials (2d ed. 2015), International Arbitration: Law and Practice (2d ed. 2015), International Commercial Arbitration (2d ed. 2014), and International Commercial Arbitration: Commentary and Materials (2d ed. 2001). Mr. Born has been practicing for over three decades in the fields of international arbitration and litigation in the United States, Europe, Asia, and elsewhere.

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    Peter B. Rutledge

    Peter B. Rutledge is the Dean of the University of Georgia School of Law where he also holds the Herman E. Talmadge Chair of Law. He is the author of the book Arbitration and the Constitution (2012) and over forty academic articles on fields including international civil litigation, international arbitration, and dispute resolution.

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