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Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure Records

ALI.04.030

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Summary Information

Repository:
University of Pennsylvania: Biddle Law Library: American Law Institute Archives
Creator:
American Law Institute
Title:
Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure Records
Date [inclusive]:
1996-2004
Call Number:
ALI.04.030
Extent:
0.5 linear feet
Language:
English
Text: [Box]
1
Abstract:
In 2004 the Governing Council of UNIDROIT adopted the Principles of Transnational Civil Procedure prepared by a joint American Law Institute/UNIDROIT Study Group. The Principles, consisting of 31 provisions, aim at reconciling differences among various national rules of civil procedure, taking into account the peculiarities of transnational disputes as compared to purely domestic ones. The collection, 1996-2004, includes drafts and related records regarding the drafting of the principles.
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[Identification of item], in the Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure Records, American Law Institute Archives, ALI.04.030, Biddle Law Library, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, PA.
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Biography/History

In 2004 the Governing Council of UNIDROIT adopted the Principles of Transnational Civil Procedure prepared by a joint American Law Institute/UNIDROIT Study Group. The Principles, consisting of 31 provisions, aim at reconciling differences among various national rules of civil procedure, taking into account the peculiarities of transnational disputes as compared to purely domestic ones.

Scope and Contents

Drafts and related records, 1996-2004, regarding the Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure, a joint project between the American Law Institute and UNIDROIT.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Pennsylvania: Biddle Law Library: American Law Institute Archives,  2009

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Jordon Steele

Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Received from the American Law Institute headquarters in 2004.

Processing Information note

Processed by Jordon Steele, October 2009.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • International Institute for the Unification of Private Law
Subject(s)
  • Civil procedure

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