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Chicago-Kent Law Review


alternative dispute resolution, contracts, Hague Convention on Jurisdiction and Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters, litigation, torts

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Last fall a Symposium at Chicago-Kent College of Law entitled "Constructing International Intellectual Property Law: The Role of National Courts," held on October 18-19, 2001, brought together scholars interested in a group of problems related to the relationship between harmonized rules of international civil procedure and diverse nationally-based rules of intellectual property. Subsequently, extensive discussions between the authors developed this Article into its present form.