At best, what can be displaced from one jurisdiction to another is literally a meaningless form of words
At best, what can be displaced from one jurisdiction to another is, literally, a meaningless form of words. To claim more is to claim too much. In any meaning-ful sense of the term, legal transplants, therefore, cannot happen.
P Legrand, The Impossibility of Legal Transplants (1997) 4 Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law 111.
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