Category: MJIL Online

Recent Events in Sudan and the ICC: The Prosecutor v. Omar Al-Bashir

Naz Khan Guest Editor ICC Jurisdiction In Resolution 1564,[1] the U.N. Security Council (UNSC) requested the U.N. Secretary-General investigate reports […]

Read More

Preserving Humanity’s History on the Moon

Matthew Thornburg Vol. 40 Associate Editor There is a problem on the moon, which concerns humanity’s very identity.  These high […]

Read More

E-Commerce at the WTO: The Need for a New Agreement

James Schwab Vol. 40 Associate Editor Electronic commerce (e-commerce) is changing the global economy, creating new opportunities and challenges.  However, […]

Read More

Restoring Sovereignty? As Brexit Looms, UK Finds Itself at the Heart of Several Self-Determination Controversies

Chloe Roddy Vol. 40 Associate Editor In the run-up to the 2016 referendum, pro-Brexit campaigners rallied supporters with assertions of […]

Read More

Trading Hands: Does the United States’ Transfer of Citgo to the Venezuelan Opposition Violate the Non-Intervention Principle?

Joshua Raftis Vol. 40 Associate Editor In January of this year, Juan Guaido, the President of Venezuela’s opposition-dominated National Assembly, […]

Read More

The TPP Lives On: How Pacific Trade Persisted Without U.S. Involvement

Thomas Zahrt Vol. 40 Associate Editor Nearly two years ago, the United States withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).[1] As […]

Read More

A Less Odious Alternative? A Comparison of Duress and the Doctrine of Odious Debts in the Context of Law Debenture PLC v. Ukraine

Eric Wendorf Vol. 40 Associate Editor Can public international law do a better job than private domestic law of adjudicating […]

Read More

Are the Non-appropriation Principle and the Current Regulatory Regime Governing Geostationary Orbit Equitable for All of Earth’s States?

Matthew Thornburg Vol. 40 Associate Editor Notions of fairness and common benefit ring throughout the body of international law governing […]

Read More

Can Non-State Actors Save the Paris Climate Agreement?

Melissa Danzo Vol. 40 Associate Editor Since the Paris Climate Agreement was signed in 2015, power shifts among the most […]

Read More

Circumventing the WTO: Impermissibility of Tariffs imposed by the U.S. and China under WTO Law

Pablo Garrido Estevez Vol. 40 Associate Editor In March, the Trump administration announced a 25% tariff on USD $50 billion […]

Read More