Enforcement and Recognition of Foreign Judgments

ORS 24.350
Definitions for ORS 24.350 to 24.400

As used in ORS 24.350 (Definitions for ORS 24.350 to 24.400) to 24.400 (Short title):


“Foreign country” means a government other than:


The United States;


A state, district, commonwealth, territory or insular possession of the United States; or


Any other government with regard to which the decision in this state as to whether to recognize a judgment of that government’s courts is initially subject to determination under the Full Faith and Credit Clause of the United States Constitution.


“Foreign-country judgment” means a judgment of a court of a foreign country. [2009 c.48 §1]
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Notes of Decisions

Foreign dissolution decree need not be registered in order for court to have jurisdiction to modify decree. Walker v. Walker, 26 Or App 701, 554 P2d 591 (1976), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Citations

57 OLR 377 (1978)


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