lex loci rei sitae

lex loci rei si·​tae | \-¦rāˈsiˌtī\
variants: or lex situs \-​ˈsiˌtüs \

Definition of lex loci rei sitae 

: the law of the place where a property is situated

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History and Etymology for lex loci rei sitae

lex loci rei sitae from New Latin, law of the place of the situated property; lex situs from New Latin, law of the site

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