Houston Journal of International Law

This journal publishes articles in international and comparative law, including international business, finance, torts, crime and human rights.

Articles from Vol. 29, No. 3, Spring

Corporate Governance Issues: United States and the European Union
I. INTRODUCTION II. SOME GOVERNANCE ISSUES IN THE UNITED STATES: AN OVERVIEW OF THE CORPORATE BOARD OF DIRECTORS III. THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT AND ITS IMPLICATIONS ABROAD A. Corporate Auditing B. Provisions relating to CEO and...
Cumulative Index Volumes 1-29 Topics
CUMULATIVE INDEX VOLUMES 1-29 TOPICS ACT OF STATE DOCTRINE The Mexican Oil Spill: Jurisdiction, Immunity, and Acts of State 2:239 Litigating Human Rights in U.S. Courts 4:137 The Siberian Pipeline...
Delta & Northwest File for Bankruptcy: Is It Time to Ground a Major Airline?
I. INTRODUCTION II. "HOUSTON, WE'VE HAD A PROBLEM." III. "COME FLY WITH ME, LET'S FLY, LET'S FLY AWAY" IV. BANKRUPTCY: IS THE BAGGAGE REALLY LOST, OR IS IT AT ANOTHER GATE? V. SHOULD NORTHWEST AND DELTA MERGE? A. Antitrust...
No More Whining about Geographical Indications: Assessing the 2005 Agreement between the United States and the European Community on the Trade in Wine
I. INTRODUCTION A. The Winds of War B. The Decline of European Dominance C. Increased U.S. Presence in Europe D. The American Wine Market 1. The Development of the Industry 2. Current Trends in American Consumption ...
Smoke, Mirrors, and the Joker in the Pack: On Transitioning to Democracy and the Rule of Law in Post-Soviet Armenia
I. INTRODUCTION A. Transitioning From "Them" to "Us'" B. Armenia's Transition to Democracy II. ARMENIA AFTER THE U.S.S.R. A. Geography and History of Armenia B. Post-Soviet Political Developments; Conflicts & Consequences ...
Taking Inventors' Lunch Money: Provide Incentives for Sensitive Technology Research under the Patriot Act
I. INTRODUCTION II. BACKGROUND A. The Patent Act and Its Consideration of National Security-Affecting Patents B. International Agreements Affecting the Transferability of Intellectual Property Rights 1. The...
The European Union Goes Comi-Tose: Hazards of Harmonizing Corporate Insolvency Laws in the Global Economy
I. TRAUMA: THE SCANDAL A. Parmalat Becomes the Enron of Europe B. Eurofood Fight II. SLIPPING INTO THE COMI: ATTEMPTS TO HARMONIZE A. The European Union Sings a Note B. America Sings Along C. Behind the Music: Common Theories ...