Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Forum Non ConveniensHistory, Global Practice, and Future under the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Ronald A. Brand and Scott R. Jablonski

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195329278

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329278.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 22 October 2019

The United Kingdom

The United Kingdom

Chapter:
(p.7) CHAPTER 2 The United Kingdom
Source:
Forum Non Conveniens
Author(s):

Ronald A. Brand

Scott R. Jablonski

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329278.003.0002

This chapter sets out the history of the development of the doctrine of forum non conveniens in the United Kingdom, from its creation in Scotland to its current day status in the United Kingdom. It reviews the major cases that have developed the doctrine, explains the current approach in U.K. courts, and details the impact of the European Union's Brussels Regulation on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments on the application of the doctrine in the United Kingdom.

Keywords:   forum non conveniens, Spiliada, Brussels Regulation, Owusu, declining jurisdiction

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .