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Australia

Ronald A. Brand and Scott R. Jablonski

in Forum Non Conveniens

Published in print July 2007 | ISBN: 9780195329278
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199855346 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195329278.003.0005
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This chapter details the history of the development of the doctrine of forum non conveniens in Australia, including the movement away from strict application of UK precedent to the development or Australia's own “clearly inappropriate forum” test.

Keywords: forum non conveniens; declining jurisdiction; jurisdiction simpliciter; discretion; Oceanic Sun Line; Voth; Gutnick

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Subjects: Private International Law and Conflict of Laws

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