Part IV Freedom of Choice and Common Rules, 16 Relationship with EC Law and International Instruments
- Electronic commerce and choice of law — Rome Convention — Applicable law — Scope of the law applicable under the Rome II Regulation — Applicable law to non-contractual obligations — Non-contractual obligations
This Regulation shall not prejudice the application of provisions of Community law which, in relation to particular matters, lay down conflict-of-law rules relating to non-contractual obligations. 16.01 Art 27 of the Rome II Regulation, which specifically concerns its relationship with other provisions of EC law regulating the law applicable to noncontractual obligations, must be read together with Recital (35). That Recital provides: A situation where conflict-of-law rules are dispersed among several instruments and where there are differences between those rules...