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Report on the resolution of outstanding property claims between Cuba and the United States
(Creighton University School of Law, 2007)
This report to USAID, in fulfillment of a federal grant, designs a model for the post-Castro resolution of property claims between the U.S. and Cuba. The model designs a bilateral tribunal to process claims by U.S. nationals ...
Anfal trial against Saddam Hussein
This article updates the progress of the genocide trial against Saddam Hussein for the Anfal massacres of Iraqi Kurds up to an including the date of Saddam's execution for his role in the Dujail massacre of Iraqi Shi'ites. ...
International law of disaster relief
(Cambridge University Press, 2014)
Status of corporations in the Travaux Préparatoires of the Genocide Convention: The search for personhood
This article delves into the negotiating history of the 1948 Genocide Convention to determine whether corporations were intended to be included or excluded in the term "persons" as that term is used in the treaty and, ...
Ending corporate impunity for genocide: The case against China's state-owned petroleum company in Sudan
This case study explores the corporate criminal liability of the Chinese National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) for complicity in the Darfur genocide in Sudan. Together with theoretical elements published elsewhere, this ...
Evolution of international law: Arcs and cycles
This essay tracks the evolution of international law from the Peace of Westphalia in 1648 and identifies recurring themes through the 20th century eras of global conflict followed by periods of multilateral institution ...
Article 9 pacifism clause and Japan's place in the world
Many argue that the Article 9 pacificim clause in the Japanese constitution is an impediment to Japan assuming its rightful place in the world's current power structure as it unduly restricts the deployment capabilities ...
"Never again"? German Chemical Corporation complicity in the Kurdish genocide
German chemical corporations were complicit in the gassing of Allied troops in World War I and concentration camp prisoners in World War II. The shock of the Holocaust resulted in adoption of the Genocide Convention and ...