Lord Simonds defined the proper law governing a contract to be: ‘the system of law by reference to which the contract was made or that with which the transaction has its closest and most real connection.’
 AC 201
England and Wales
Cited – Gomez and others v Vives CA 3-Oct-2008
The claimant appealed a finding that the court did not have jurisdiction over income payable to a trust governed by English law under which the claimant was beneficiary.
Held: The appeal failed in part. Because Article 5 is in derogation from . .
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Updated: 12 April 2022; Ref: scu.276695