220.01 Conflict of Laws

A study of the special problems that arise when a case is connected with more than one state or nation. Topics include the applicable law (choice of law), personal jurisdiction, and the recognition and effect of foreign judgments.

Enrollment Prerequisite

(1) Either Civil Procedure or Federal Courts, or equivalent coursework; AND (2) One of the following: Contracts, Torts, or Property, or equivalent coursework

Spring 2017

Course NumberCourse CreditsEvaluation MethodInstructorMeeting Day/TimesRoom
220.01
Take-home examination
Class participation
Stephen E. Sachs
TuTh
1:45-3:05 PM
4000
Sakai site: https://sakai.duke.edu/portal/site/LAW.220.01.Sp17
Email list: LAW.220.01.Sp17@sakai.duke.edu
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