No return of Alsatia

Aitken, Lee (2013) No return of Alsatia. Law Quarterly Review, 129 2: 147-149.

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Author Aitken, Lee
Title No return of Alsatia
Journal name Law Quarterly Review   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0023-933X
Publication date 2013-04
Sub-type Article (original research)
Open Access Status
Volume 129
Issue 2
Start page 147
End page 149
Total pages 3
Editor Francis M. B. Reynolds
Place of publication London, United Kingdom
Publisher Sweet & Maxwell
Collection year 2014
Language eng
Subject C1
180105 Commercial and Contract Law
Formatted abstract
This brief addendum on Rubin focuses more particularly on its insolvency aspects. As Justice Handley has noted, the judgment of Lord Collins gives the quietus to the burgeoning doctrine of "modified" universalism which had held sway since the opinion in the Privy Council of Lord Hoffmann in Cambridge Gas [2006] UKPC 26 and in the House of Lords in Re HIH Casualty and General Insurance Co Ltd [2008] UKHL 21; [2008] 1 W.L.R. 852. This approach contemplated having one main centre of interest for each transnational insolvency (classically the country of incorporation, or residence of the bankrupt) with other jurisdictions in which the assets of the insolvent entity were situated lending their assistance to the general "pooling" and distribution of them...
Keyword Avoidance
Cross-border insolvency
Foreign judgments
Insolvency proceedings
Recognition of judgments
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Non-UQ

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