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Commonwealth Africa: Foreign Law in Commonwealth African Courts

  • Richard Frimpong OppongEmail author
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Part of the Ius Comparatum - Global Studies in Comparative Law book series (GSCL, volume 26)

Abstract

This paper examines how foreign law is treated in the courts of Commonwealth African countries within the context of private international law. It examines the treatment of foreign law as a fact and the attendant consequences. The paper also examines the important issue of access to legal information and how that can be assessed.

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of LawThompson Rivers UniversityKamloopsCanada

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