Cross-border transfers of undertakings


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This thesis addresses private international law in light of transfers of undertakings. The primaire research object is the Acquired Rights Directive. The main purpose of the thesis is to establish the necessity, desirability and (possible) shaping of private international law provisions for (cross-border) transfers of undertakings. To this end the thesis discusses issues of jurisdiction and the conflict of laws in matters relating to a transfer of undertaking. The thesis ends with recommendations for the inclusion of uniform provisions on jurisdiction and the conflict of laws into the Acquired Rights Directive.
Originele taal-2English
KwalificatieDoctor of Philosophy
Toekennende instantie
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
  • ten Wolde, Mathijs, Supervisor
  • Knot, Jan-Ger, Co-supervisor
Datum van toekenning15-dec.-2016
Plaats van publicatie[Groningen]
Gedrukte ISBN's978-90-367-9454-1
Elektronische ISBN's978-90-367-9453-4
StatusPublished - 2016

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