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Teaching international environmental law -- Tools of the trade: A survey of materials
Michael J. Kelly, Teaching International Environmental Law -- Tools of the Trade: A Survey of Materials, 28 Stetson L. Rev. 1197 (1999) (book review essay).
This survey evaluates the available books, websites, and other material available to teach a graduate-level law course on International Environmental Law. It includes a 2-page flowchart created by the author to map the ...
Illusory nature of environmental protection in a Marxist-socialist polity: The case of Poland
Michael J. Kelly, The Illusory Nature of Environmental Protection in a Marxist-Socialist Polity: The Case of Poland, 32 Ind. L. Rev. 213 (1998) (reviewing Daniel H. Cole, Instituting Environmental Protection: From Red to Green in Poland (1998)).
This review favorably considers Professor Cole's analysis of Poland's environmental protection efforts following the fall of communism in Eastern Europe.
Baker v. General Motors: Implications for interjurisdictional recognition of non-traditional marriages
Patrick J. Borchers, Baker v. General Motors: Implications for Interjurisdictional Recognition of Non-Traditional Marriages, 32 Creighton L. Rev. 147 (1998).
This paper evaluates the effect of the Full Faith and Credit Clause and its implementing statute on the recognition by one state of a non-traditional marriage, most obviously a same-sex marriage, in another state. The paper ...
Few little issues for the Hague judgments negotiations
Patrick J. Borchers, A Few Little Issues for the Hague Judgments Negotiations, 24 Brook. J. Int’l L. 157 (1998).
In the 1990's, the Hague Conference on Private International Law began to consider drafting a worldwide convention on judgment recognition and jurisdiction in civil and commercial matters. This article identifies the issues ...
Back to the past: Anti-pragmatism in American conflicts law
Patrick J. Borchers, Back to the Past: Anti-Pragmatism in American Conflicts Law, 48 Mercer L. Rev. 721 (1997).
International criminal tribunals: A jurisprudential thought
Patrick J. Borchers, International Criminal Tribunals: A Jurisprudential Thought, 60 Alb. L. Rev. 653 (1997).
Choice of law relative to security interests and other liens in international bankruptcies
Patrick J. Borchers, Choice of Law Relative to Security Interests and Other Liens in International Bankruptcies, 46 Am. J. Comp. L. Supp. 165 (1998) (United States Report for the XV Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law).
Comparing personal jurisdiction in the United States and the European community: Lessons for American reform
Patrick J. Borchers, Comparing Personal Jurisdiction in the United States and the European Community: Lessons for American Reform, 40 Am. J. Comp. L. 121 (1992).
Patrick J. Borchers, Conflicts Pragmatism, 56 Alb. L. Rev. 883 (1993), reprinted in part in A Conflict-of-Laws Anthology 148 (Gene R. Shreve ed., 1997).
Choice-of-law revolution: An empirical study
Patrick J. Borchers, The Choice-of-Law Revolution: An Empirical Study, 49 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 357 (1992), reprinted in 1 Economics of Conflict of Laws 84 (Erin A. O'Hara ed., 2007).
Beginning in 1963, U.S. conflict-of-laws principles began to alter drastically. On its way out was the vested rights theory that produced fairly certain rules, such as the place-of-the-injury rule for tort cases, and on ...