lex loci commissi

The law of the place where the act was committed, controlling in reference to matters of substantive right or basis of a cause of action. 16 Am J2d Confl L § 11.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • lex loci delicti (commissi) — the place of the delict or the place where the delict was committed , a term of private international law. In Scotland and many continental countries, this governs the law applicable where a tort or delict has taken place. The law applied is that …   Law dictionary

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  • Lex loci actus — El término latino lex loci actus quiere decir: ley del lugar donde ocurrió el acto que da nacimiento a un derecho. Este término suele confundirse con lex loci delicti commissi que es el lugar donde se cometió el perjuicio (tort). Aunque por lo… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lex loci — In Conflict of Laws, the term lex loci (Latin for the law of the place )Eugene Ehrich, Amo, Amas, Amat and More , p. 170, ISBN 0 06 272017 1.] is a shorthand version of the choice of law rules that determine the lex causae .The relevant rules are …   Wikipedia

  • Lex loci contractus — The lex loci contractus is the Latin term for law of the place where the contract is made in the Conflict of Laws. Starr Printing Co. v. Air Jamaica, 45 F.Supp.2d. 625 (1999 U.S. Dist.). Conflict is the branch of public law regulating all… …   Wikipedia

  • Lex loci rei sitae — The lex loci rei sitae (Latin: law of the place where the property is situated) is a doctrine which states that the law governing the transfer of title to property is dependent upon, and varies with, the location of the property for the purposes… …   Wikipedia

  • Lex loci solutionis — The lex loci solutionis is the Latin term for law of the place where relevant performance occurs in the Conflict of Laws. Conflict is the branch of public law regulating all lawsuits involving a foreign law element where a difference in result… …   Wikipedia

  • Lex loci arbitri — The lex loci arbitri is the Latin term for law of the place where arbitration is to take place in the conflict of Laws. Conflict is the branch of public law regulating all lawsuits involving a foreign law element where a difference in result will …   Wikipedia

  • Lex loci celebrationis — The lex loci celebrationis is the Latin term for law of the place where the marriage is celebrated in the Conflict of Laws. Conflict is the branch of public law regulating all lawsuits involving a foreign law element where a difference in result… …   Wikipedia

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