Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Translation of Japan's Private International Law: Act on the General Rules of Application of Laws [Ho no Tekiyo ni Kansuru Tsusokuho], Law No. 10 of 1898 (as newly titled and amended 21 June 2006)

Anderson, Kent


Japan’s conflict of laws or private international law rules are, generally speaking, codified in a single act: the Act on the General Rules of Application of Laws (Application of Laws Act).i This law, originally enacted in 1898, was comprehensively revised in 2006, effective as of 1 January 2007.ii This single act provides Japanese courts with the basic rules for identifying the applicable law in contract, property, tort, as well as special rules for product liability, consumer contracts, and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Anderson_Translation_of_Japan's_Private_2006.pdf262.14 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator