The George Washington International Law Review

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

Articles from Vol. 34, No. 4, 2003

Competition and the Noerr-Pennington Doctrine: When Should Political Activity Be Barred under European Community Competition Law?
I. INTRODUCTION In two cases in the early 1960s the Supreme Court announced that the Sherman Antitrust Actl does not prohibit a firm or group of firms from engaging in political activity intended to influence public officials, even if this activity has...
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Defining the Party-Who Is a Proper Party in an International Arbitration before the American Arbitration Association and Other International Institutions
I. INTRODUCTION The number of international arbitrations occurring under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) has increased dramatically over the past few years. In 2001, 649 new cases, up 26 percent from 510 cases the previous...
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Disaster in Durban: The United Nations World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and Related Intolerance
I. INTRODUCTION Ambition-and perhaps some naivete-ran high when, in 1998, the United Nations General Assembly (General Assembly) adopted a resolution scheduling the third World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related...
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Harmonising Anti-Stalking Laws
Over the last few decades stalking has become increasingly prevalent, not just in the United States, but throughout the civilized world. Hardly a week goes by without the media reporting some instance of stalking, or some new manifestation of it. Many...
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Japanese Attitudes towards Contracts: An Empirical Wrinkle in the Debate
I. INTRODUCTION1 A. The Origins of the Debate The year was 1963 and we were in junior high school. Little did we know that an event was about to take place that would give virtually permanent shape to our professional careers, even thirty-five years...
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The Andean Trade Preference Act: Past Accomplishments and Present Circumstances Warrant Its Immediate Renewal and Expansion
I. INTRODUCTION Located on a continent thousands of miles away, the fate of the Andean states, as well as their potential impact on the United States, naturally escapes the minds of most. While this generalized incomprehension of the United States-Andean...
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