Be aware of unexpected rules regarding your private life as well as of your work, studies or other aspects of your stay in a new country.
All kinds of questions might affect you regarding matters of marriage, divorce, custody and inheritance as well as matters of labor law, residence, citizenship and permits.
Can for instance a foreign court decide on several years of consideration in a divorce, could Saudi law apply on estate administration in Sweden, or could children lose their right to statutory portion because of the deceased residential country?
If you start a family with a citizen from another country which law is applicable?
I will introduce the basics of Swedish International law in my lecture and provide vivid examples on the application of law in international circumstances.
Tove Sjövall, attorney-at-law- at Advokatbyrå Tove Sjövall AB.