Professor Janeen Carruthers

  • Professor of Private Law (School of Law)

telephone: 01413304173
email: Janeen.Carruthers@glasgow.ac.uk

Biography

Professor Carruthers joined the School of Law in 1999 as a Lecturer in Private Law, having previously worked as a Solicitor in private practice with Maclay, Murray & Spens, Solicitors. She graduated from the University of Glasgow LL.B. (Hons) (1994), Dip.L.P. (1995), and following a period of part-time study, Ph.D. (2002). Professor Carruthers was appointed to a Chair in Private Law in 2010.


Research interests

International private law/the conflict of laws, including in particular the EU programme of harmonisation of civil and commercial law, and family law, including property and succession.


Supervision

Long Jiao - 'The Validity of Forum Selection Clause and Its Applicable Law'

Corlene Spoelstra - 'The Europeanisation of International Private Law: Implications of Brexit for Children and Families in Scotland'


All publications

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Jump to: 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000
Number of items: 51.

2019

Merrett, L. and Carruthers, J. (2019) United Kingdom: Giving effect to optional choice of court agreements - interpretation, operation and enforcement. In: Keyes, M. (ed.) Optional Choice of Court Agreements in Private International Law. Springer. (Accepted for Publication)

2018

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2018) Brexit: the impact on judicial cooperation in civil matters having cross-border implications – a British perspective. European Papers: A Journal of Law and Integration, (Accepted for Publication)

2017

Carruthers, J. (2017) Jurisdiction – secondary/territorial proceedings and coordination. In: Dominelli, S. and Queirolo, I. (eds.) European and National Perspectives on the Application of the European Insolvency Regulation. Series: Scritti di diritto privato europeo e internazionale (18). Aracne editrice: Rome, pp. 65-81. ISBN 9788825509069

Carruthers, J. M. and Crawford, E. B. (2017) Divorcing Europe: reflections from a Scottish perspective on the implications of Brexit for cross-border divorce proceedings. Child and Family Law Quarterly, 29(3), pp. 233-252.

Carruthers, J.M. (2017) Brexit - the implications for civil and commercial jurisdiction and judgement enforcement. Scots Law Times(21), pp. 103-108.

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2017) Hands across the border: cross-border cooperation in the making and enforcing of secure accommodation orders. Edinburgh Law Review, 21(2), pp. 247-257. (doi:10.3366/elr.2017.0416)

Carruthers, J. M. (2017) Managing diversity in cross-border succession problems: a British perspective. In: Ruiz Abou-Nigm, V. and Noodt Taquela, M.B. (eds.) Diversity and Integration: Exploring Ways Forward. Edinburgh University Press. (Accepted for Publication)

2016

Carruthers, J. ed. (2016) Transfer of Property and Private International Law. Series: Private international law series. Edward Elgar Publishing. ISBN 9781785361173

Crawford, E.B. and Carruthers, J.M. (2016) Rome IV - an unexpected legacy? Scots Law Times, 2016(12), pp. 51-59.

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Written evidence to Justice Committee, Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006, Post-legislative Scrutiny. In: 6th Report, 2016 (Session 4): Post-legislative Scrutiny of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006. The Scottish Parliament, FL8.

Carruthers, J. M. (2016) City of Edinburgh Council v S. Forced Marriage in Scotland: the legal response. Edinburgh Law Review, 20(1), pp. 86-94. (doi:10.3366/elr.2016.0326)

Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Commercial agency and the conflict of laws – What place for party autonomy? In: Busch, D., Macgregor, L. and Watts, P. (eds.) Agency Law in Commercial Practice. Oxford University Press: Oxford, pp. 247-268. ISBN 9780198738473

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law [Fourth Edition]. Avizandum Publishing: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968795

2015

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2015) International Private Law: A Scots Perspective [4th Edition]. W.Green/Thomson Reuters: Edinburgh. ISBN 9780414033986

2014

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) Connection and coherence between and among European instruments in the private international law of obligations. International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 63(1), pp. 1-29. (doi:10.1017/S0020589313000365)

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2014) The law of unintended consequences: the inheritance and trustees’ powers bill. Edinburgh Law Review, 18(1), pp. 130-136. (doi:10.3366/elr.2014.0188)

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) Speculation on the operation of succession regulation 650/2012: tales of the unexpected. European Review of Private Law, 22(6), pp. 847-878.

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) United Kingdom. In: Esplugues, C. (ed.) Civil and Commercial Mediation in Europe: Cross-Border Mediation. Intersentia: Cambridge, pp. 461-484. ISBN 9781780681306

2013

Carruthers, J.M. (2013) A Comparative Study on the Regime of Surrogacy in the EU Member States: Report on the Private International Law Dimensions [PE 474.403]. Project Report. European Parliament Directorate General for Internal Policies.

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2013) Ferrexpo AG v Gilson Investments Ltd: a flexible interpretation of the reflexive doctrine. Edinburgh Law Review, 17, pp. 78-83. (doi:10.3366/elr.2013.0139)

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (Eds.) (2013) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law in Scotland. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968627

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2013) Brussels I bis: the Brussels I regulation recast – closure for the foreseeable future. Scots Law Times, pp. 89-95.

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2013) Cross-border mediation in civil and commercial matters: UK national report. In: Esplugues Mota, C.A., Iglesias, J.L. and Palao, G. (eds.) Civil and Commercial Mediation in Europe. Series: European family law series, 1. Intersentia: Cambridge, UK, pp. 515-539. ISBN 9781780680774

2012

Carruthers, J. (2012) Party autonomy and children: a view from the UK. Nederlands Internationaal Privaatrecht, 4, pp. 562-568.

Carruthers, J. (2012) Party autonomy in the legal regulation of adult relationships: What place for party choice in private international law? International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 61(4), pp. 881-913. (doi:10.1017/S0020589312000462)

Carruthers, J.M. (2012) Coherence of treatment of disadvantaged parties under the Brussels I regulation and the Rome I regulation. In: Benedetti, A.M., Carpaneto, L. and Queirolo, I. (eds.) La Tutela Dei “Soggetti Deboli” Tra Diritto Internazionale, dell’Unione Europea e Diritto Interno: Seminari di Alta Formazione Internazionale, Imperia, Ottobre – Novembre 2011. Aracne Editrice: Rome, Italy, pp. 7-19. ISBN 9788854849525

Carruthers, J.M. (2012) International family relocation: recent UK experience. Juridical Review, 2012(3), pp. 187-214.

Carruthers, J. (2012) Reubicación familiar internacional: la reciente experiencia británica. In: Rozas, J.C.F. and Orejudo, P. (eds.) Anuario Español de Derecho Internacional Privado 2011. IproLex SL, pp. 559-588. ISBN 84931681114

2011

Carruthers, J.M. (2011) The Brussels I regulation recast. Scots Law Times, 2011(7), pp. 31-35.

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2011) The application of foreign law by judicial and non-judicial authorities in Europe: United Kingdom report. In: Esplugues, C., Iglesias, J.-L. and Palao, G. (eds.) Application of Foreign Law. Sellier: Munich, pp. 391-409. ISBN 9783866531550

Crawford, E.B. and Carruthers, J.M. (2011) Dual locality events: marriage by telephone. Scots Law Times, 2011(29), pp. 227-234.

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2011) The Place of Religion in Family Law: The International Private Law Imperative. In: Mair, J. and Orucu, E. (eds.) The Place Of Religion In Family Law. Series: European Family Law Series. Intersentia: Antwerp, pp. 37-68.

2010

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) International Private Law: A Scots Perspective [3rd ed.]. W.Green/Thomson Reuters: Edinburgh. ISBN 9780414017757

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law in Scotland. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968375

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) Written Evidence: Letter from Professor Elizabeth Crawford, Professor of International Private Law, and Dr Janeen Carruthers, Reader in Conflict of Laws, University of Glasgow. In: The EU's Regulation on Succession: House of Lords, European Union Committee, 6th Report of Session 2009-10. TSO: London, pp. 62-66. (doi:http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200910/ldselect/ldeucom/75/75.pdf)

2009

Carruthers, J. (2009) Has the Forum Lost its Grip? In: Ahern, J. and Binchy, W. (eds.) The Rome II Regulation on the Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations. Brill, pp. 25-46. ISBN 978-90-04-17193-0

2008

Carruthers, J. (2008) De facto cohabitation: the international private law dimension. Edinburgh Law Review, 12(1), pp. 51-76. (doi:10.3366/E1364980908000073)

Fawcett, J.J. and Carruthers, J. (2008) Cheshire, North & Fawcett: Private International Law [14th ed.]. Oxford University Press: Oxford. ISBN 9780199284382

2005

Carruthers, J. (2005) Damages in the Conflict of Laws - The Substance and Procedure Spectrum: Harding v Wealands. Journal of Private International Law, 1(2), pp. 323-334.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2005) Conflict of Loyalties in the Conflict of Laws: the Cause, the Means and the Cost of Harmonisation. Juridical Review, 3, pp. 251-276.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2005) Variations on a theme of Rome II: reflections on proposed choice of law rules for non-contractual obligations: Part I. Edinburgh Law Review, 9(1), pp. 65-97. (doi:10.3366/elr.2005.9.1.65)

2004

Carruthers, J. (2004) Substance and Procedure in the Conflict of Laws: A Continuing Debate in Relation to Damages. International and Comparative Law Quaterly, 53(3), pp. 691-711. (doi:10.1093/iclq/53.3.691)

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2004) Conflict of Laws Update. Scots Law Times(4), pp. 19-24.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2004) Detailed comments by Dr E.B. Crawford and Dr J.M. Carruthers, School of Law, University of Glasgow. In: The Rome II Regulation : Report with Evidence : 8th Report of Session 2003-04. HMSO. ISBN 0104004339

2003

Carruthers, J. (2003) Domestic and Conflict Difficulties Inherent in Regulating the New Order. In: Boele-Woelki, K. (ed.) Perspectives for the Unification and Harmonisation of Family Law in Europe. Intersentia, pp. 322-338. ISBN 9050952879

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2003) Conflict of Laws Update - Contractual Obligations. Scots Law Times, 16, pp. 137-141.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2003) Kuwait Airways Corporation v Iraqi Airways Company. International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 52(3), pp. 761-774.

2002

Carruthers, J. (2002) National Report for Scotland on 'The Property of Married and Cohabiting Parties'. Justice and Home Affairs Directorate: General of the EU Commission,

2001

Carruthers, J. (2001) Cultural Property and Law - An International Private Law Perspective. Juridical Review, 3, pp. 127-145.

2000

Carruthers, J. (2000) Unjustified Enrichment and the Family: Revisiting the Remedies. Scottish Law and Practice Quarterly, 5(1), pp. 58-71.

Carruthers, J. and Villiers, C. (2000) Company Law in Europe - Condoning the Continental Drift? European Business Law Review, 11(2), pp. 91-101.

This list was generated on Tue May 21 04:34:32 2019 BST.
Number of items: 51.

Articles

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2018) Brexit: the impact on judicial cooperation in civil matters having cross-border implications – a British perspective. European Papers: A Journal of Law and Integration, (Accepted for Publication)

Carruthers, J. M. and Crawford, E. B. (2017) Divorcing Europe: reflections from a Scottish perspective on the implications of Brexit for cross-border divorce proceedings. Child and Family Law Quarterly, 29(3), pp. 233-252.

Carruthers, J.M. (2017) Brexit - the implications for civil and commercial jurisdiction and judgement enforcement. Scots Law Times(21), pp. 103-108.

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2017) Hands across the border: cross-border cooperation in the making and enforcing of secure accommodation orders. Edinburgh Law Review, 21(2), pp. 247-257. (doi:10.3366/elr.2017.0416)

Crawford, E.B. and Carruthers, J.M. (2016) Rome IV - an unexpected legacy? Scots Law Times, 2016(12), pp. 51-59.

Carruthers, J. M. (2016) City of Edinburgh Council v S. Forced Marriage in Scotland: the legal response. Edinburgh Law Review, 20(1), pp. 86-94. (doi:10.3366/elr.2016.0326)

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) Connection and coherence between and among European instruments in the private international law of obligations. International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 63(1), pp. 1-29. (doi:10.1017/S0020589313000365)

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2014) The law of unintended consequences: the inheritance and trustees’ powers bill. Edinburgh Law Review, 18(1), pp. 130-136. (doi:10.3366/elr.2014.0188)

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) Speculation on the operation of succession regulation 650/2012: tales of the unexpected. European Review of Private Law, 22(6), pp. 847-878.

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2013) Ferrexpo AG v Gilson Investments Ltd: a flexible interpretation of the reflexive doctrine. Edinburgh Law Review, 17, pp. 78-83. (doi:10.3366/elr.2013.0139)

Carruthers, J.M. and Crawford, E.B. (2013) Brussels I bis: the Brussels I regulation recast – closure for the foreseeable future. Scots Law Times, pp. 89-95.

Carruthers, J. (2012) Party autonomy and children: a view from the UK. Nederlands Internationaal Privaatrecht, 4, pp. 562-568.

Carruthers, J. (2012) Party autonomy in the legal regulation of adult relationships: What place for party choice in private international law? International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 61(4), pp. 881-913. (doi:10.1017/S0020589312000462)

Carruthers, J.M. (2012) International family relocation: recent UK experience. Juridical Review, 2012(3), pp. 187-214.

Carruthers, J.M. (2011) The Brussels I regulation recast. Scots Law Times, 2011(7), pp. 31-35.

Crawford, E.B. and Carruthers, J.M. (2011) Dual locality events: marriage by telephone. Scots Law Times, 2011(29), pp. 227-234.

Carruthers, J. (2008) De facto cohabitation: the international private law dimension. Edinburgh Law Review, 12(1), pp. 51-76. (doi:10.3366/E1364980908000073)

Carruthers, J. (2005) Damages in the Conflict of Laws - The Substance and Procedure Spectrum: Harding v Wealands. Journal of Private International Law, 1(2), pp. 323-334.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2005) Conflict of Loyalties in the Conflict of Laws: the Cause, the Means and the Cost of Harmonisation. Juridical Review, 3, pp. 251-276.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2005) Variations on a theme of Rome II: reflections on proposed choice of law rules for non-contractual obligations: Part I. Edinburgh Law Review, 9(1), pp. 65-97. (doi:10.3366/elr.2005.9.1.65)

Carruthers, J. (2004) Substance and Procedure in the Conflict of Laws: A Continuing Debate in Relation to Damages. International and Comparative Law Quaterly, 53(3), pp. 691-711. (doi:10.1093/iclq/53.3.691)

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2004) Conflict of Laws Update. Scots Law Times(4), pp. 19-24.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2003) Conflict of Laws Update - Contractual Obligations. Scots Law Times, 16, pp. 137-141.

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2003) Kuwait Airways Corporation v Iraqi Airways Company. International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 52(3), pp. 761-774.

Carruthers, J. (2002) National Report for Scotland on 'The Property of Married and Cohabiting Parties'. Justice and Home Affairs Directorate: General of the EU Commission,

Carruthers, J. (2001) Cultural Property and Law - An International Private Law Perspective. Juridical Review, 3, pp. 127-145.

Carruthers, J. (2000) Unjustified Enrichment and the Family: Revisiting the Remedies. Scottish Law and Practice Quarterly, 5(1), pp. 58-71.

Carruthers, J. and Villiers, C. (2000) Company Law in Europe - Condoning the Continental Drift? European Business Law Review, 11(2), pp. 91-101.

Books

Carruthers, J. ed. (2016) Transfer of Property and Private International Law. Series: Private international law series. Edward Elgar Publishing. ISBN 9781785361173

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law [Fourth Edition]. Avizandum Publishing: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968795

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2015) International Private Law: A Scots Perspective [4th Edition]. W.Green/Thomson Reuters: Edinburgh. ISBN 9780414033986

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) International Private Law: A Scots Perspective [3rd ed.]. W.Green/Thomson Reuters: Edinburgh. ISBN 9780414017757

Fawcett, J.J. and Carruthers, J. (2008) Cheshire, North & Fawcett: Private International Law [14th ed.]. Oxford University Press: Oxford. ISBN 9780199284382

Book Sections

Merrett, L. and Carruthers, J. (2019) United Kingdom: Giving effect to optional choice of court agreements - interpretation, operation and enforcement. In: Keyes, M. (ed.) Optional Choice of Court Agreements in Private International Law. Springer. (Accepted for Publication)

Carruthers, J. (2017) Jurisdiction – secondary/territorial proceedings and coordination. In: Dominelli, S. and Queirolo, I. (eds.) European and National Perspectives on the Application of the European Insolvency Regulation. Series: Scritti di diritto privato europeo e internazionale (18). Aracne editrice: Rome, pp. 65-81. ISBN 9788825509069

Carruthers, J. M. (2017) Managing diversity in cross-border succession problems: a British perspective. In: Ruiz Abou-Nigm, V. and Noodt Taquela, M.B. (eds.) Diversity and Integration: Exploring Ways Forward. Edinburgh University Press. (Accepted for Publication)

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Written evidence to Justice Committee, Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006, Post-legislative Scrutiny. In: 6th Report, 2016 (Session 4): Post-legislative Scrutiny of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006. The Scottish Parliament, FL8.

Carruthers, J. M. (2016) Commercial agency and the conflict of laws – What place for party autonomy? In: Busch, D., Macgregor, L. and Watts, P. (eds.) Agency Law in Commercial Practice. Oxford University Press: Oxford, pp. 247-268. ISBN 9780198738473

Crawford, E. B. and Carruthers, J. M. (2014) United Kingdom. In: Esplugues, C. (ed.) Civil and Commercial Mediation in Europe: Cross-Border Mediation. Intersentia: Cambridge, pp. 461-484. ISBN 9781780681306

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2013) Cross-border mediation in civil and commercial matters: UK national report. In: Esplugues Mota, C.A., Iglesias, J.L. and Palao, G. (eds.) Civil and Commercial Mediation in Europe. Series: European family law series, 1. Intersentia: Cambridge, UK, pp. 515-539. ISBN 9781780680774

Carruthers, J.M. (2012) Coherence of treatment of disadvantaged parties under the Brussels I regulation and the Rome I regulation. In: Benedetti, A.M., Carpaneto, L. and Queirolo, I. (eds.) La Tutela Dei “Soggetti Deboli” Tra Diritto Internazionale, dell’Unione Europea e Diritto Interno: Seminari di Alta Formazione Internazionale, Imperia, Ottobre – Novembre 2011. Aracne Editrice: Rome, Italy, pp. 7-19. ISBN 9788854849525

Carruthers, J. (2012) Reubicación familiar internacional: la reciente experiencia británica. In: Rozas, J.C.F. and Orejudo, P. (eds.) Anuario Español de Derecho Internacional Privado 2011. IproLex SL, pp. 559-588. ISBN 84931681114

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2011) The application of foreign law by judicial and non-judicial authorities in Europe: United Kingdom report. In: Esplugues, C., Iglesias, J.-L. and Palao, G. (eds.) Application of Foreign Law. Sellier: Munich, pp. 391-409. ISBN 9783866531550

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2011) The Place of Religion in Family Law: The International Private Law Imperative. In: Mair, J. and Orucu, E. (eds.) The Place Of Religion In Family Law. Series: European Family Law Series. Intersentia: Antwerp, pp. 37-68.

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) Written Evidence: Letter from Professor Elizabeth Crawford, Professor of International Private Law, and Dr Janeen Carruthers, Reader in Conflict of Laws, University of Glasgow. In: The EU's Regulation on Succession: House of Lords, European Union Committee, 6th Report of Session 2009-10. TSO: London, pp. 62-66. (doi:http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200910/ldselect/ldeucom/75/75.pdf)

Carruthers, J. (2009) Has the Forum Lost its Grip? In: Ahern, J. and Binchy, W. (eds.) The Rome II Regulation on the Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations. Brill, pp. 25-46. ISBN 978-90-04-17193-0

Carruthers, J. and Crawford, E. (2004) Detailed comments by Dr E.B. Crawford and Dr J.M. Carruthers, School of Law, University of Glasgow. In: The Rome II Regulation : Report with Evidence : 8th Report of Session 2003-04. HMSO. ISBN 0104004339

Carruthers, J. (2003) Domestic and Conflict Difficulties Inherent in Regulating the New Order. In: Boele-Woelki, K. (ed.) Perspectives for the Unification and Harmonisation of Family Law in Europe. Intersentia, pp. 322-338. ISBN 9050952879

Edited Books

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (Eds.) (2013) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law in Scotland. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968627

Crawford, E. and Carruthers, J. (2010) Avizandum Legislation on International Private Law in Scotland. Avizandum: Edinburgh. ISBN 9781904968375

Research Reports or Papers

Carruthers, J.M. (2013) A Comparative Study on the Regime of Surrogacy in the EU Member States: Report on the Private International Law Dimensions [PE 474.403]. Project Report. European Parliament Directorate General for Internal Policies.

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