lex fori
lex fori /'leks-'fȯr-ˌī, -'fȯr-ē/ n [New Latin, law of the court]: the law of the court in which a proceeding is brought

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

lex fori
in private international law, the law of the court seized of the dispute.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


lex fori
n. Law of the jurisdiction where an action is pending.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.


lex fori
(Latin: The law of the forum, or court.)
The positive law of the state, nation, or jurisdiction within which a lawsuit is instituted or remedy sought.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


lex fori
[Latin, The law of the forum, or court.] The positive law of the state, nation, or jurisdiction within which a lawsuit is instituted or remedy sought.

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  • Lex fori — La Lex fori ( ley del foro ) es una locución latina ocupada en el Derecho internacional privado, que significa la ley de la nacionalidad del juez que conoce del asunto contencioso . Cuando se presenta ante un juez un asunto jurídico que contiene… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • lex fori — /leks foray/ The law of the forum, or court; that is, the positive law of the state, country, or jurisdiction of whose judicial system the court where the suit is brought or remedy sought is an integral part. Substantive rights are determined by… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • lex fori — The law of the jurisdiction in which the litigation occurs, controlling all that part of the litigation which is concerned merely with remedy. 16 Am J2d Confl L § 11 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • lex fori — n. Law the law of the country in which an action is brought. Etymology: L …   Useful english dictionary

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