Japan is a safe haven in the world of international parental child abductions. (1) This became obvious in October 2009 when American-born Christopher Savoie was arrested in Japan as he attempted to bring his children back to the United States. (2)...
II. BACKGROUND: HOW AND WHY THE "NEW"
CONSTITUTION OF JAPAN WAS ADOPTED
A. An Overview
B. The Adoption Process
III. THE REINTERPRETATION OF ARTICLE 9 AND THE
REMILITARIZATION OF JAPAN
IV. BOTH SIDES OF THE ARGUMENT...
II. THE CRISIS OF NONEMERGENCY CARE
A. Health Care in a State of Emergency
B. U.S. Health Care for Illegal Aliens
C. The Case of Luis Alberto Jimenez
D. Between a Rock and a Hard Place, Hospitals
II. ARBITRATION'S "MONOPOLY"
III. THE CHOICE OF COURT CONVENTION
A. Background of the Choice of Court Convention
B. The Basic Rules of the Choice of Court Convention
C. Relevant Inquiries to Determine Whether the
II. THE HAGUE CONVENTION
III. THE HAGUE CONVENTION IN THE UNITED STATES
B. Burdens of Proof
C. Emergency Injunctive Relief
D. Venue, Costs, and Administrative Aspects
IV. ABBOTT V. ABBOTT: MORE...
On September 20, 2010, U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vermont) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) introduced the most far-reaching and comprehensive U.S. legislation to date aimed at modernizing intellectual property rights regulations and combating online piracy...
II. HISTORY OF U.S.-HAITI RELATIONS
A. The Haitian Revolution and the Early Days of the
B. U.S. Occupation
D. The First Democratically Elected President of
II. MEXICO'S CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
A. Mexico's distinct legal evolution
B. The unchecked power of the ministerio publico
C. Too much corruption, too little public trust
III. THE 2008 REFORMS
A. The slow march...