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  • noun

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a state or atmosphere of harmony or mutual civility and respect

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powers, international comity, and defendants' convenience, courts
Comity also features prominently in the law of American federalism, but in that context, it operates within limits that have received almost no attention from scholarly commentators.
Rather, it found that the proper role for the US court is to decide whether to extend comity to the ultimate results of the Mexican bankruptcy in the United States, if and when such a request is made by the debtor's foreign representative.
Today, Oman stands tall in the comity of nations because of the solid foundations laid down by His Majesty.
7) For instance, the bill has been criticized for its potential impact on historic comity analyses, its potential constitutional violations, and practical and procedural challenges it could have presented in its implementation.
States rights, comity, and federalism, don't you know.
In light of that lack of legal movement, this volume proposes a number of theses arguing that comity, the Act of State Doctrine, and the territoriality principle establish implicit exclusive jurisdiction rules both on the Internet and in the "real world.
The importance of international comity stems from the basic principal that nations will typically favor their domestic interests over foreign interests presented in a domestic forum.
Sylvia Garcia, D-Houston; Leticia Van de Putte, D-San Antonio; and Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, talked about the sudden outbreak of peace and comity in the 83rd legislative session.
Summary: The UAE has made - in record time, a remarkable, comprehensive development that took the world by surprise, earning the country a prominent place among the comity of nations, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council for Arab States (GCC), Dr Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani, has said.
Abu Dhabi, Muharram 18, 1434, Dec 2, 2012, SPA - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has made - in a record time, remarkable and comprehensive development and progress that took the world by surprise, earning the country a prominent place among the comity of nations, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Dr Abdul-Latif bin Rashid Al- Zayani, has said.
They do not fully consider the scope of the Aerospatiale holding, do not adequately perform the comity analysis, and ultimately do not give sufficient regard to the Evidence Convention procedures.
The ambassador said they are confident that Pakistan will gain its rightful prominent place in the comity of nations.
Federal law contains a range of international comity doctrines,