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Articles for the keyword(s) "Burden of proof"

"After The Spiliada – Forum Non Conveniens in New Zealand and Australia"

Scott Gallacher, 1996

This article analyses the disparate development of forum non conveniens in New Zealand and Australia. The author discusses potential differences in result, depending on whether the "more appropriate forum" test, adopted in New Zealand, or the "clearly inappropriate forum" test, adopted in Australia, is applied.

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"Conflict of Laws"

RJ Paterson, 1989

The author reviews significant Conflict of Laws cases from 1988 and 1989. The review focuses on the reception of the doctrine of forum non conveniens into New Zealand law and explores the significance and implications of this doctrine within the context of the existence and exercise of jurisdiction in commercial, as well as matrimonial and international child abduction cases.