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Nebraska choice of law: A synthesis
Although U.S. choice-of-law (or conflict-of-laws) principles have been notoriously unstable and have led to unpredictable results, matters may be settling down to the point where conflicts rules or near-rules are emerging. ...
Pulling at the threads of Westphalia: "Involuntary sovereignty waiver" - Revolutionary international legal theory or return to rule by the great powers?
This paper explores the nature of sovereignty, its 17th century fusion with the state as a new political entity, its evolution over time, and challenges to its systemic primacy in the 21st century by thinkers such as Dr. ...
Tricky nature of proving genocide against Saddam Hussein before the Iraqi Special Tribunal
The trial of Saddam Hussein on charges of genocide for gassing thousands of Iraqi Kurds in Halabja and elsewhere during the Anfal campaigns and against the Marsh Arabs in southern Iraq will be difficult. Prosecutors must ...
Environmental and natural resources law
Legal risk assessment after the amended sentencing guidelines: The challenge for small organizations
(Practising Law Institute, 2005)