Date of Award


Document Type

Dissertation - Open Access

Degree Name

Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.)


Duke University School of Law


Judgment recognition and enforcement (JRE) between US sister states, between EU member states, and between Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao, are in the category of “interregional JRE.” This Dissertation is a comparative study and focuses on what lessons China can draw from the US and the EU to develop a Multilateral JRE Arrangement between Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao.

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Library of Congress Subject Headings

judicial assistance, judgement recognition, interregional law