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Articles for the keyword(s) "Custody"

"Conflict of Laws: SK v KP"

Tony Angelo, 2005

SK v KP (CA 64/04, 24 February 2005) was concerned with the interpretation of habitual residence as a connecting factor in regard to the Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. The author points to the fine line between matters of fact and law, emphasising that a fact decision at first instance should not be overturned unless it is clearly wrong. Attention is also focused on issues regarding the method of implementing the Convention (paraphrasing rather than direct import) as well as the lack of promptness in these proceedings.

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"New Zealand Conflict of Laws – A Bird’s Eye View"

FM Auburn and PRH Webb, 1977

The aim of this contribution is to provide an outline of New Zealand conflict of laws with specific reference to distinguishing features. The main focus is on statutory jurisdiction in the areas of family law and succession, as well as jurisdiction in regard to immovable property and insolvency.

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"New Zealand Conflict of Laws – A Bird’s Eye View"

FM Auburn and PRH Webb, 1978

The aim of this contribution is to provide an outline of New Zealand conflict of laws with specific reference to distinguishing features. The main focus is on statutory jurisdiction in the areas of family law and succession, as well as jurisdiction in regard to immovable property and insolvency.