Part I Introductory Topics, 3 Foundations and Scope
From: The Rome II Regulation: The Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations: Updating Supplement
- Scope of applicable law — Rome I Regulation and choice of law — Termination of agency — Breach of contract — Performance of contract — Scope of the law applicable under the Rome II Regulation — Culpa in Contrahendo — Territorial Applications — Jurisdiction under the Brussels I Regulation
3.01 Add Although implementing legislation was not required to give legal force to the Rome II Regulation under UK law, the UK and Scottish Parliaments have passed measures designed to clarify the Regulation’s relationship with pre-existing statutory rules of applicable law, and to confirm that, Art 25(2) notwithstanding, the Regulation will apply to conflicts solely between the constituent legal systems of the UK or between one or more of those systems and Gibraltar (‘intra-UK conflicts’). As their title suggests, the Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations...