Postgraduate Module Descriptor

LAWM121: International Commercial Litigation

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Essential Reading

J. Hill and A. Chong, International commercial disputes : commercial conflict of laws in English courts (4th edn, Hart Publishing, Oxford 2014)

J. Hill and M. Ni Shúilleabháin, Clarkson & Hill's Conflict of Laws , (5th edn, OUP, Oxford 2016)

P. Rogerson, Collier's conflict of laws (4th edn, CUP, Cambridge 2013)

T. C. Hartley, International Commercial Litigation: Text, Cases and Materials on Private International Law (2nd edn, CUP, Cambridge 2015)

P. Torremans et all, Cheshire, North & Fawcett Private International Law (15th edn, OUP, Oxford, 2017).

Recommended Reading

A. Briggs, Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments (6th edn, Informa, London 2016);

S. Bariatti, Cases and materials on EU private international law (Hart Publishing, 2011);

P. Beaumont and P. McEleavy, Private international law, Anton (SULI/W Green, 2011);

A. Briggs, Private international law in the English courts (OUP, Oxford 2014);

R. Fentiman, International commercial litigation (2nd edn, OUP, Oxford 2015);

L. Collins and others, Dicey, Morris and Collins on the conflict of laws. (15th edn. Sweet & Maxwell, London 2015);

P. Beaumont, M. Danov, K. Trimmings, B. Yuksel (eds), Cross-Border Litigation in Europe (Hart Publishing, Oxford 2017)


Other Reading

A. Briggs, Agreements on jurisdiction and choice of law (OUP, Oxford 2008)  

R. Garnett, Substance and procedure in private international law (OUP, Oxford 2012)

T. Hartley , Choice-of-court agreements under the European and international instruments : the revised Brussels I Regulation, the Lugano Convention, and the Hague Convention (OUP, Oxford 2013)

R. Plender and M. Wilderspin, The European private international law of obligations (4th edn, Sweet & Maxwell, 2014)

A. Dickinson and E. Lein, The Brussels I Regulation recast (OUP, Oxford 2015)