Conflict of Laws

Class Information Spring 2020

  • 3 units
  • Class No.: 10087
  • Meets: Tues & Thurs
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
  • Location: 206
  • Exam: May 14, 2020 1:30 pm
  • Course Description

Philip Jimenez

Professor of Law

Conflict of Laws

Certificate(s): International Law

Course Description:

Study of the problems that arise when the domiciles of the parties or other significant facts concerning a controversy are connected with states other than the state in which litigation occurs. Problems of jurisdiction of courts, choice of law, the effect of foreign judgments, and constitutional limitations.

Class Notes:

Attendance is mandatory.  Limited enrollment.  Reading assignment for first class posted online.   Professor does not allow recording of this class.  The top five students on the wait list should attend the first day.  With the permission of the professor, a student may record a class for personal use.