1. GOVERNING LAW . JURISDICTION : This may seem like neutral boilerplate. 2. Clause 3, entitled " Governing Law and Arbitration, " provided: 3. Public Land Act of 1936 was enacted which remains the governing law on public lands. 4. Bexley Hall has a unique set of governing laws. 5. The court said the Transportation Department based its decision on a " fundamental misunderstanding of the governing law ." 6. Subsequent changes to its governing laws has led to the creation of subsidiaries and the expansion of its branch network. 7. RCOG s position on reduction of abortion time limits deals with a political question about what the governing law should be. 8. The dissolution of the " provincia " required a new governing law or " lex ", although its contemporary title is unknown. 9. In the absence of any such choice by the parties, express or implied, the court simply assign a governing law to the contract. 10. The authorities controlling land use and occupation were African chiefs and headmen, and African customs and laws were recognised as the governing law.