Subject: Re: Common Public License
From: John Cowan <>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2001 01:29:27 -0400 (EDT)

phil hunt scripsit:

> What if a case is held outside the USA, for example in England?
> Is an English court likely to use US law? Surely it would prefer to use 
> English law?

No, an English court will use U.S. law or for that matter Taiwanese law
if their own choice-of-law rules say to do so.  For example, a case involving
real estate is usually decided by the law in force where the property is.


John Cowan                         
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