THE EVOLUTION OF CONFLICT REGULATION IN PRIVATE INTERNATIONAL LAW OF RUSSIA AND POLAND
The present article examines the evolution of conﬂict regulation in the private international law of Russia and Poland. The author identifies the concept, structure and types of conﬂict rules, stressing that the conﬂict of laws is the most important category of private international law. A detailed classifcation of the types of connecting factor formulas under which connecting factors of bilateral conﬂict rules are formed is undertaken. The detailed analysis of conﬂict rules contained in Russian and Polish legislation set forth mainly in the Civil Code of the Russian Federation and the Law of Poland “On Private International Law” is conducted with the help of the comparative and formal-logical methods of research. The author also scrutinizes different conﬂict rules contained in the Treaty between Russia and Poland on legal assistance and legal relations in civil and criminal matters. The author concludes that modern conﬂict regulation in Russia and Poland is in accordance with those trends in private international law, which can be seen through the prism of the international dimension.