forum shopping


forum shopping
   choosing a jurisdiction to minimize alimony
   For those who have the choice:
    ... it was little wonder that 'forum shopping' — looking for the best country to start proceedings — has become such a popular sport among rich husbands in the international scene. (Daily Telegraph, 15 May 2001)

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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  • forum shopping — forum shop·ping n: the practice of choosing the court in which to bring an action from among those courts that could properly exercise jurisdiction based on a determination of which court is likely to provide the most favorable outcome Merriam… …   Law dictionary

  • Forum shopping — For forum shopping on Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:FORUMSHOP Conflict of laws …   Wikipedia

  • Forum shopping — Unter forum shopping (engl., wörtl. Gerichts Einkaufsbummel ) versteht man das systematische Ausnutzen nebeneinander bestehender Zuständigkeiten um bestimmter rechtlicher oder tatsächlicher Vorteile willen.[1] Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Internationales …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Forum shopping — Le forum shopping est un terme informel anglais de droit international privé qui n a pas d équivalent en français[1]. Il s agit de la possibilité qu offre à un demandeur (et plus exceptionnellement à un défendeur) la diversité des règles de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • forum shopping — noun a) Attempting to file a lawsuit so that it will be heard by the court most favorable to the party filing the suit. b) Attempting to have a lawsuit already filed moved to a different forum in order to gain a more favorable outcome …   Wiktionary

  • forum shopping — термин, используемый для обозначения попыток перенести разбирательство дела в юрисдикционный орган, чье решение предположительно окажется более выигрышным для одного из участников процесса. См. ст. II Нью Йоркской конвенции …   Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • forum shopping — Such occurs when a party attempts to have his action tried in a particular court or jurisdiction where he feels he will receive the most favorable judgment or verdict …   Black's law dictionary

  • forum shopping — Such occurs when a party attempts to have his action tried in a particular court or jurisdiction where he feels he will receive the most favorable judgment or verdict …   Black's law dictionary

  • Forum (shopping centre) — Infobox shopping mall shopping mall name = Forum caption = Forum as seen from Simonkatu. location = Helsinki, Finland address = coordinates = opening date = 1985 closing date = developer = manager = owner = architect = number of stores = number… …   Wikipedia

  • The Forum (shopping mall) — The Forum is a popular shopping mall located on Hosur Road in the Koramangala suburb of Bangalore city in Karnataka , India. The Mall is popular among the youth in Bangalore and an attraction to those coming to Bangalore. The shopping mall houses …   Wikipedia


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