The Dutch Collective Settlements Act and Private International Law

The Dutch Collective Settlements Act and Private International Law

aspecten van internationaal privaatrecht in de WCAM

Samenvatting

This report analyses the relationship between private international law and collective settlements concluded for the benefit of foreign interested parties under the 2005 Dutch Collective Settlements Act (WCAM). The principal object of the research was to assess the suitability of existing private international law instruments at the national, European and international levels for the application of WCAM in transnational mass damage cases.

Inhoudsopgave

Samenvatting
Executive summary
Abbreviations

  1. Introduction
  2. International jurisdiction and 'collective settlements' under the WCAM
  3. Notification of foreign interested parties
  4. Representation of foreign interested parties
  5. International recognition
  6. Applicable law
  7. Conclusions and recommendations
Bibliography
Table of cases
Annexes

Publicatiegegevens

Auteur(s):
Lith, H. van
Organisatie(s):
Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid , WODC
Plaats uitgave:
Rotterdam
Uitgever:
Erasmus University Rotterdam, School of Law
Jaar van uitgave:
2010
Type rapport:
Eindrapport

Bestelinformatie

Adres:
Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam - School of Law
Telefoon:
010 4081547
Fax:
010 5432911
Website:
www.esl.eur.nl

Onderzoekgegevens

Werktitel:
Internationaal privaatrechtelijke aspecten van de Wet collectieve afhandeling massaschade (Wcam)
Projectnummer:
1817
Operationele status:
Afgerond