Forum non conveniens
Filed Under: International Law; Remedies
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The Law of Equitable Remedies, 2/e$70.00 – $112.00
The doctrine that describes how courts determine the appropriate jurisdiction in which to hear a dispute which transcends a court’s domestic jurisdiction. In essence, the plaintiff must be able to show a real and substantial connection between the court’s domestic jurisdiction and the action to justify the court assuming jurisdiction to hear the dispute.