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Extraterritorial Jurisdiction And Sovereign Immunity On Trial: Noriega, Pinochet, And Milosevic – Trends In Political Accountability And Transnational Criminal Law, Adam Isaac Hasson Dec 2002

Extraterritorial Jurisdiction And Sovereign Immunity On Trial: Noriega, Pinochet, And Milosevic – Trends In Political Accountability And Transnational Criminal Law, Adam Isaac Hasson

Boston College International and Comparative Law Review

Prosecutions of former heads of state are becoming increasingly common. In 1990, the United States arrested and convicted General Manuel Noriega, the Panamanian leader, on drug charges. United States v. Noriega set a powerful precedent, rejecting traditional immunity and jurisdiction defenses. In recent years, domestic and international tribunals alike have similarly exercised jurisdiction over foreign leaders, such as Augosto Pinochet and Slobodan Milosevic. While many in the international community praise these recent developments, others warn of the erosion of national sovereignty and justice without limits.


No Longer Safe At Home: Preventing The Misuse Of Federal Common Law Of Foreign Relations As A Defense Tactic In Private Transnational Litigation, Lumen N. Mulligan Aug 2002

No Longer Safe At Home: Preventing The Misuse Of Federal Common Law Of Foreign Relations As A Defense Tactic In Private Transnational Litigation, Lumen N. Mulligan

Michigan Law Review

In an increasingly common litigation strategy, plaintiffs in Patrickson v. Dole Food Company, laborers in the banana industries of Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala and Panama, brought a classaction suit in Hawaii state court against Dole Food and other defendants. Plaintiffs brought only state law causes of action, alleging that they had been harmed by Dole Food's use of DBCP, a toxic pesticide banned from use in the United States. Dole Food removed the case to federal district court seeking the procedural advantages of a federal forum, as corporate defendants facing alien tort plaintiffs seeking redress for overseas conduct invariably ...


Transboundary Water Conflicts And Cooperation, Aaron T. Wolf Jun 2002

Transboundary Water Conflicts And Cooperation, Aaron T. Wolf

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

14 pages.

Contains references (page 13) and endnotes (page 14).


The Okavango River Basin In Southern Africa: A Case Study Of Transboundary Resource Management Issues, Robert K. Hitchcock Jun 2002

The Okavango River Basin In Southern Africa: A Case Study Of Transboundary Resource Management Issues, Robert K. Hitchcock

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

21 pages.

Contains references (pages 18-21).


Transboundary River Management In The Mekong River Basin: Key Issues And Lessons For Western U.S. Water Management, Jeffrey Jacobs Jun 2002

Transboundary River Management In The Mekong River Basin: Key Issues And Lessons For Western U.S. Water Management, Jeffrey Jacobs

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

7 pages.

Contains references (page 7).


Water Policy And Cultural Exchange: Transferring Lessons From Around The World To The Western United States, James L. Wescoat Jun 2002

Water Policy And Cultural Exchange: Transferring Lessons From Around The World To The Western United States, James L. Wescoat

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

27 pages.

Contains references (pages 19-27).


Economic Efficiency And/Or Political Innovation? Institutions And Markets In Trans-Boundary Water Management: Lessons From Lake Constance, Joachim Blatter Jun 2002

Economic Efficiency And/Or Political Innovation? Institutions And Markets In Trans-Boundary Water Management: Lessons From Lake Constance, Joachim Blatter

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

12 pages.

Includes footnotes.


Agenda: Allocating And Managing Water For A Sustainable Future: Lessons From Around The World, University Of Colorado Boulder. Natural Resources Law Center Jun 2002

Agenda: Allocating And Managing Water For A Sustainable Future: Lessons From Around The World, University Of Colorado Boulder. Natural Resources Law Center

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

1 v. (various pagings) ; 30 cm

Includes bibliographical references

Conference speakers included University of Colorado School of Law professors David H. Getches, Douglas S. Kenney and Lakshman D. Guruswamy

The conference will begin with a full day of free public lectures, featuring approximately 60 presentations from water experts in the U.S. and abroad. The following three days, open to conference registrants only, will feature in-depth discussions examining the use of markets and policy processes in water allocation; mechanisms for integrating environmental, cultural, and other values in water regimes; and conflicts and cooperative efforts associated with transboundary water resources. The ...


The Legal Response To International Water Scarcity And Water Conflicts: The Un Watercourses Convention And Beyond, Patricia Wouters Jun 2002

The Legal Response To International Water Scarcity And Water Conflicts: The Un Watercourses Convention And Beyond, Patricia Wouters

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

46 pages.

Contains footnotes.


The Legal Response To The World’S Water Crisis: What Legacy From The Hague? What Future In Kyoto?, Patricia Wouters, Salman M. A. Salman, Patricia Jones Jun 2002

The Legal Response To The World’S Water Crisis: What Legacy From The Hague? What Future In Kyoto?, Patricia Wouters, Salman M. A. Salman, Patricia Jones

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

23 pages.

Includes footnotes.


Negotiated Agreements As A Tool For Resolving Transboundary Water Conflicts [Abstract], Bonnie G. Colby Jun 2002

Negotiated Agreements As A Tool For Resolving Transboundary Water Conflicts [Abstract], Bonnie G. Colby

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

1 page.


A Hydrogeological Approach To The Status Of Transboundary Ground Water Resources Under International Law [Abstract], Gabriel Eckstein, Yoram Eckstein Jun 2002

A Hydrogeological Approach To The Status Of Transboundary Ground Water Resources Under International Law [Abstract], Gabriel Eckstein, Yoram Eckstein

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.

Contains footnotes.


Water Management In The Binational Texas/Mexico Rio Grande/Rio Bravo Basin [Abstract], Mary E. Kelly Jun 2002

Water Management In The Binational Texas/Mexico Rio Grande/Rio Bravo Basin [Abstract], Mary E. Kelly

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


A Cooperative Model For Effective Management And Allocation Of The Water Resources In The Euphrates-Tigris River Basin [Abstract], Aysegül Kibaroglu Jun 2002

A Cooperative Model For Effective Management And Allocation Of The Water Resources In The Euphrates-Tigris River Basin [Abstract], Aysegül Kibaroglu

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


International Water Marketing: Perspectives From North America [Abstract], Sarah Michaels, Doug Kenney Jun 2002

International Water Marketing: Perspectives From North America [Abstract], Sarah Michaels, Doug Kenney

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


It Takes At Least A Minute To Protect And Restore The Colorado River Delta [Abstract], Jennifer Pitt, Daniel F. Luecke Jun 2002

It Takes At Least A Minute To Protect And Restore The Colorado River Delta [Abstract], Jennifer Pitt, Daniel F. Luecke

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


Transboundary Watersheds: Changing Environments And Streams Of Thought [Abstract], Roger S. Pulwarty, Robert Varady, Leah Stauber Jun 2002

Transboundary Watersheds: Changing Environments And Streams Of Thought [Abstract], Roger S. Pulwarty, Robert Varady, Leah Stauber

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


Ec Water Legislation And European Agreements On Transboundary Watercourses [Abstract], Tuire Taina Jun 2002

Ec Water Legislation And European Agreements On Transboundary Watercourses [Abstract], Tuire Taina

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


Short Term Solutions, Interim Surplus Guidelines And The Future Of The Colorado River Delta [Abstract], Rudy E. Verner Jun 2002

Short Term Solutions, Interim Surplus Guidelines And The Future Of The Colorado River Delta [Abstract], Rudy E. Verner

Allocating and Managing Water for a Sustainable Future: Lessons from Around the World (Summer Conference, June 11-14)

2 pages.


The Costs Of Legal Change, Michael P. Van Alstine Jan 2002

The Costs Of Legal Change, Michael P. Van Alstine

Faculty Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Current Issues In International Arbitration, Michael P. Malloy Jan 2002

Current Issues In International Arbitration, Michael P. Malloy

McGeorge School of Law Scholarly Articles

No abstract provided.


Transnational Business Law In The Twenty-First Century: Introduction, John G. Sprankling Jan 2002

Transnational Business Law In The Twenty-First Century: Introduction, John G. Sprankling

McGeorge School of Law Scholarly Articles

No abstract provided.


Discussion Following The Remarks Of Dr. Taylor, Dr. Regier And Ms. Dobson, Discussion Jan 2002

Discussion Following The Remarks Of Dr. Taylor, Dr. Regier And Ms. Dobson, Discussion

Canada-United States Law Journal

Lake Erie fisheries


On A Collision Course--Two Potential Environmental Conflicts Between The U.S. And Canada, Frank E. Loy Jan 2002

On A Collision Course--Two Potential Environmental Conflicts Between The U.S. And Canada, Frank E. Loy

Canada-United States Law Journal

environmental law--Canada, environmental law--United States


Discussion Following The Remarks Of Mr. Charnovitz, Mr. Sargent And Mr. Cleland, Discussion Jan 2002

Discussion Following The Remarks Of Mr. Charnovitz, Mr. Sargent And Mr. Cleland, Discussion

Canada-United States Law Journal

energy, environment, and economics


Taking Stock Of Where We Stand In Dealing With Environmental Problems In The Canada/U.S. Contest: The Choices To Be Made, Henry T. King Jr. Jan 2002

Taking Stock Of Where We Stand In Dealing With Environmental Problems In The Canada/U.S. Contest: The Choices To Be Made, Henry T. King Jr.

Canada-United States Law Journal

environmental law--Canada, environmental law--United States


Conference Introduction And Welcome, Henry T. King Jr. Jan 2002

Conference Introduction And Welcome, Henry T. King Jr.

Canada-United States Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Regulatory Framework For Hazardous Waste Management In Canada, Kanai Ken De Jan 2002

Regulatory Framework For Hazardous Waste Management In Canada, Kanai Ken De

Canada-United States Law Journal

No abstract provided.


Discussion Following The Remarks Of Dr. Schaefer And Mr. De, Discussion Jan 2002

Discussion Following The Remarks Of Dr. Schaefer And Mr. De, Discussion

Canada-United States Law Journal

hazardous waste--Canada, hazardous waste--United States


Fresh Water: Environment Or Trade, Sanford E. Gaines Jan 2002

Fresh Water: Environment Or Trade, Sanford E. Gaines

Canada-United States Law Journal

fresh water and trade, fresh water and environment