The George Washington International Law Review

The George Washington International Law Review is a magazine focusing on Law

Articles from Vol. 39, No. 1, 2007

Justiciability of the Israeli Fight against Terrorism
This essay deals with the degree to which law and courts of law are capable of regulating the fight against terrorism, and the degree to which this is actually being done in Israel. Part I deals with the general concept of justiciability. Part II presents...
Parallel Proceedings at the WTO and under NAFTA Chapter 19: Whither the Doctrine of Exhaustion of Local Remedies in Dsu Reform?
I. INTRODUCTIONInitially hailed as the "crown jewel" of the Uruguay Round and the "linchpin" of the World Trade Organization (WTO) multilateral trading system,1 it is now widely acknowledged that the WTO Dispute Settlement Understanding (DSU)2 needs...
Pinochet and the Uncertain Globalization of Criminal Law
I. INTRODUCTIONNo case study reveals the growth in importance of international criminal law more dramatically than the prosecutions centered on the crimes of the Chilean dictatorship led by Auguste Pinochet Ugarte.1 Numerous books address the history...
The Fight against Corruption by International Organizations
I. INTRODUCTIONCorruption, an ineradicable element of politics across time and place, is universal.1 Every state grapples with corruption and its negative effects.2 It is a natural consequence of the often-symbiotic relationship between business and...
THE MYOPIA OF U.S. V. MARTINELLI: EXTRATERRITORIAL JURISDICTION IN THE 21ST CENTURY
I. INTRODUCTIONBeginning in January 1999 and continuing through January 2000, a U.S. soldier began frequenting an off-post Internet cafe in Darmstadt, Germany, called the Netzwork Café.1 There he would download images of child pornography and search...
The Price of Fame: Cites Regulation and Efforts towards International Protection of the Great White Shark
I. INTRODUCTIONAfter several failed attempts, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Flora and Fauna (CITES) passed a proposal in October of 2004 to increase trade restrictions on the Great White Shark (white shark), also...