Explores modern departures from the traditional approach. Substantively, the chapters focus on party autonomy, the Second Restatement, interest analysis, and the "better law" approach. Also includes the recognition of judgment and selected problems in family law. Presents conflicts between state and federal law. Exposes students to the core set needed to understand the place of conflict of laws analysis in international law.Larry Kramer is the author of 'Conflict of Laws: Cases, Comments, Questions (American Casebook Series)' with ISBN 9780314238566 and ISBN 0314238565.