Ole Lando and Choice of Law for Contracts

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The author represents the content of Ole Lando’s doctoral dissertation from 1961 on the choice of law for contracts. The dissertation examined the evolution of the choice of law rules for contracts in France, Germany, England, the US and the Scandinavian countries. It is concluded that Ole Lando in his dissertation proposed choice of law rules for contracts that in general were adopted two decades after his dissertation in the Rome Convention on Choice of Law for Contractual Obligations.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Review of Private Law
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)523-528
Publication statusPublished - 2020

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