Beaumont P & Harris J (2013) Series Editors' Preface. In: The Hague Child Abduction Convention A Critical Analysis by Rhona Schuz. First ed. Studies in Private International Law, Volume 13. Oxford, pp. vii-ix.
The Series Editors' Preface introduces this major monograph by Rhona Schuz on the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction. It explains how it builds on the first major monograph in English on the Convention by Paul Beaumont and Peter McEleavy, The Hague Convention on International Child Abduction (OUP, 1999). The foreword to the book was written by Baroness Hale, then the Deputy President of the UK Supreme Court. The Series Editors' Preface gives a summary of when the Article 13(1)(b) grave risk of harm defence under the Convention should be upheld by the courts.
Private International Law, child abduction, Hague Convention, uniform interpretation
|Funders||University of Aberdeen|
|Title of series||Studies in Private International Law|
|Number in series||Volume 13|
|Place of publication||Oxford|