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Can International Law Provide Extra-Constitutional Protection For Excludable Aliens?, Louis B. Sohn Dec 1991

Can International Law Provide Extra-Constitutional Protection For Excludable Aliens?, Louis B. Sohn

Scholarly Works

This paper focuses on the problems of those who do not qualify for a regular admission as refugees, but are detained at the entrance point, or are detained in the United States after being released on temporary parole or pending repatriation. The thesis I shall try to defend is that these persons must be treated according to basic rules of humanitarian law; that they are entitled to be treated as human beings, regardless of any particular legislation or administrative regulations depriving them of basic legal protection granted to citizens and regular residents of the country.


Legitimacy, Accountability, And Partnership: A Model For Advocacy On Third World Environmental Issues, David A. Wirth Jul 1991

Legitimacy, Accountability, And Partnership: A Model For Advocacy On Third World Environmental Issues, David A. Wirth

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

To date, there has been little effort to define the characteristics of responsible environmental reform efforts by private citizens and organizations in the United States on foreign environmental problems, such as the quality of foreign aid. Moreover, there have been virtually no attempts to identify a principled role for American lawyers in Third World environmental issues. This Essay will respond to these lacunae by articulating a new approach to advocacy based on a partnership model. In Part I, this Essay identifies the need for American public interest advocates to establish partnerships with directly affected groups on Third World environmental issues ...


The World In Our Courts, Stephen B. Burbank May 1991

The World In Our Courts, Stephen B. Burbank

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

No abstract provided.


Obscured Visions: Policy, Power, And Discretion In Transnational Discovery, David J. Gerber Jan 1991

Obscured Visions: Policy, Power, And Discretion In Transnational Discovery, David J. Gerber

All Faculty Scholarship

This Essay addresses issues involving the discovery of information located outside the United States. Specifically, it deals with some of the problems created by the lack of appropriate limits on United States discovery procedures. Professor Gerber first analyzes the extent of judicial discretion in the United States in matters concerning extraterritorial discovery. The analysis encompasses the underlying legal bases for the exercise of discretion as well as the political and institutional factors that influence the uses of discretion.

Next, the Essay focuses on the international consequences of the virtually unlimited discretion courts in the United States exercise in discovery matter ...


East-West Labor Union Cooperation; Falling Walls And Opening Doors: Communism, Cold War Era Barriers, And The Immigration Act Of 1990, Ronald C. Brown Jan 1991

East-West Labor Union Cooperation; Falling Walls And Opening Doors: Communism, Cold War Era Barriers, And The Immigration Act Of 1990, Ronald C. Brown

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Is Competition Policy The Last Thing Central And Eastern Europe Need?, James Langenfeld, Marsha W. Blitzer Jan 1991

Is Competition Policy The Last Thing Central And Eastern Europe Need?, James Langenfeld, Marsha W. Blitzer

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Increasing The International Competitiveness Of The United States Through Its Joint Venture Laws: A Lesson To Be Learned From South Korea, Tania Isenstein Jan 1991

Increasing The International Competitiveness Of The United States Through Its Joint Venture Laws: A Lesson To Be Learned From South Korea, Tania Isenstein

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


A Reply To Professor Nino, Diane Orentlicher Jan 1991

A Reply To Professor Nino, Diane Orentlicher

Articles in Law Reviews & Other Academic Journals

No abstract provided.


The European Court Of Justice And The Scope Of Workers' Freedom Of Movement In The European Economic Community, David Stoelting Jan 1991

The European Court Of Justice And The Scope Of Workers' Freedom Of Movement In The European Economic Community, David Stoelting

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Reforming United States Security Assistance, Duncan L. Clarke, Steven Woehrel Jan 1991

Reforming United States Security Assistance, Duncan L. Clarke, Steven Woehrel

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Remarks (As Panelist) On Europe 1992: Roundup On The Law And Politics Of The European Community, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein Jan 1991

Remarks (As Panelist) On Europe 1992: Roundup On The Law And Politics Of The European Community, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.


Legal Implementation Of Orbital Debris Mitigation Measures: A Survey Of Options And Approaches, Pamela L. Meredith Jan 1991

Legal Implementation Of Orbital Debris Mitigation Measures: A Survey Of Options And Approaches, Pamela L. Meredith

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Delaware Shared Foreign Sales Corporation Assistance Program: An Incentive For Small Exporters, Brian Condon Jan 1991

The Delaware Shared Foreign Sales Corporation Assistance Program: An Incentive For Small Exporters, Brian Condon

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Exon-Florio Amendment: A Solution In Search Of A Problem, Marc Greidinger Jan 1991

The Exon-Florio Amendment: A Solution In Search Of A Problem, Marc Greidinger

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


International Competitiveness: Changing The Rules Or Changing The Will?, Howard M. Metzenbaum, Kelly Signs Jan 1991

International Competitiveness: Changing The Rules Or Changing The Will?, Howard M. Metzenbaum, Kelly Signs

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


The New European Community Merger Control Regulation And The Short-Term Horizon Of United States Firms, Marsha Cope Huie, Stephen D. Hogan Jan 1991

The New European Community Merger Control Regulation And The Short-Term Horizon Of United States Firms, Marsha Cope Huie, Stephen D. Hogan

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Rethinking The Relationship Between Antidumping And Antitrust Laws, Daniel J. Gifford Jan 1991

Rethinking The Relationship Between Antidumping And Antitrust Laws, Daniel J. Gifford

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Consolidated Gold Fields, Plc V. Minorco, S.A.: The Growing Over-Extension Of United States Antitrust Law, Jacqueline B. Berman Jan 1991

Consolidated Gold Fields, Plc V. Minorco, S.A.: The Growing Over-Extension Of United States Antitrust Law, Jacqueline B. Berman

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


International Competition Rules For The 1990s, Joel Davidow Jan 1991

International Competition Rules For The 1990s, Joel Davidow

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


The New Telecommunications Development: Bureau Of The International Telecommunication Union, Brian E. Harris Jan 1991

The New Telecommunications Development: Bureau Of The International Telecommunication Union, Brian E. Harris

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


In Re Santos: Extending The Right Of Non-Return To Refugees Of Civil Wars, Charles W. Cookson Ii Jan 1991

In Re Santos: Extending The Right Of Non-Return To Refugees Of Civil Wars, Charles W. Cookson Ii

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Crippling United States Airlines: Archaic Interpretations Of The Federal Aviation Act's Restriction On Foreign Capital Investments, James E. Gjerset Jan 1991

Crippling United States Airlines: Archaic Interpretations Of The Federal Aviation Act's Restriction On Foreign Capital Investments, James E. Gjerset

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Proposed South African Bill Of Rights: A Prescription For Equality Or Neo-Apartheid?, M.C. Jozana Jan 1991

Proposed South African Bill Of Rights: A Prescription For Equality Or Neo-Apartheid?, M.C. Jozana

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Chemical Diversion And Trafficking Act Of 1988: Stopping The Flow Of Chemicals To The Andean Drug Cartels, Karen L. Bland Jan 1991

The Chemical Diversion And Trafficking Act Of 1988: Stopping The Flow Of Chemicals To The Andean Drug Cartels, Karen L. Bland

American University International Law Review

No abstract provided.


Introductory Note To The Bank For International Settlements: Committee On Banking Regulations And Supervisory Practices' Consultative Paper On International Convergence Of Capital Measurement And Capital Standards, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein Jan 1991

Introductory Note To The Bank For International Settlements: Committee On Banking Regulations And Supervisory Practices' Consultative Paper On International Convergence Of Capital Measurement And Capital Standards, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

No abstract provided.


Remarks On "International Financing Mechanisms And Institutional Responses.", David Wirth Dec 1990

Remarks On "International Financing Mechanisms And Institutional Responses.", David Wirth

David A. Wirth

No abstract provided.


Attribution Amidst Revolution: The Experience Of The Iran United States Claims Tribunal, David Caron Dec 1990

Attribution Amidst Revolution: The Experience Of The Iran United States Claims Tribunal, David Caron

David D. Caron

No abstract provided.


Introductory Note To The Bank For International Settlements: Committee On Banking Regulations And Supervisory Practices' Consultative Paper On International Convergence Of Capital Measurement And Capital Standards, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein Dec 1990

Introductory Note To The Bank For International Settlements: Committee On Banking Regulations And Supervisory Practices' Consultative Paper On International Convergence Of Capital Measurement And Capital Standards, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

No abstract provided.


Remarks (As Panelist) On Europe 1992: Roundup On The Law And Politics Of The European Community, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein Dec 1990

Remarks (As Panelist) On Europe 1992: Roundup On The Law And Politics Of The European Community, Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

Cynthia C. Lichtenstein

No abstract provided.