Fragmenting the Land and the Laws that govern It

Sue Farran

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Adjudicating property disputes is not easy when there is a plurality of courts available to litigants. This article looks at the causes and practices of 'forum shopping' in Pacific island states, focussing on Vanuatu, and the consequences of this on continuing land insecurity and litigation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)93-113
JournalJournal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law
Publication statusPublished - 2009


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