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NYILR Winter 2017

Older Editions:

NYILR Vol. 30, No. 1 (Winter 2017)


  • The Mountains Are High and the Courts are Far Away: Inaccessibility of Remedy for Small-Claim Chinese Plaintiffs in a Globalizing World,  by Ellen C. Campbell & Shanshan Zhao
  • Remedying Eternal “Inadequacy”: How Anonymous Juries in the Special Criminal Court Would Preserve Ireland’s Jury Trial Right, by J. Raymond Mechmann, III
  • Self-Determination Through Creating the Free City of Mosul, by Steven Young


  • Challenging U.S. Military Commission Jurisdiction: The Relationship Between Conspiracy Offenses and Joint Criminal Enterprise Theory, by Mia Piccininni

Recent Decisions

  • Waldman v. Palestine Liberation Organization, by Divya Acharya
  • Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela et al. v. Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Co., et. al., by Jenna Bontempi
  • D & R Global Selections, S.L. v. Bodega Olegario Falcon Pineiro, by Laina Boris

NYILR Vol. 29, No. 2 (Summer 2016)


  • Hidden Risks for Foreign Investment in Cuba, by Osvaldo Miranda
  • The Right to Water in International Arbitration: A Narrow Case Study of the Kishenganga Arbitration, by Julia H. Purdy
  • The Planet of the Drones: Comparing the Regulation of Commercial Drones in the United States and the United Kingdom, by Katherine Suominen

Recent Decisions

  • Ali Hamza Ahmad Suliman al Bahlul v. U.S., by Mia Piccininni
  • Alstom  Brazil Energia e Transporte Ltd. v. Mitsui Sumitomu Seguros S.A., by Angela Cipolla
  • Ardell v. Ardell, by Jenna Bontempi
  • Dynamic International Airways, LLC v. Air India Ltd., by Cristen McGrath
  • Georges v. United Nations, by Divya Acharya
  • In re Hellas Telecommunications (Luxembourg) II SCA, by Judith Balasubramaniam
  • RJR Nabisco Inc. v. European Community, by Cory Morano

NYILR Vol. 29, No. 1 (Winter 2016)

Recent Decisions

  • Arial Technologies, LLC v. Aerophile S.A., by J. Raymond Mechmann, III
  • Balintulo v. Ford Motor Co.
  • Eastman Kodak Co. v. Asia Optical Co., Inc., by Alyssa D’Antonio
  • F. TV Ltd. v. Bell Media, Inc., by Lauren E. Russo
  • In re the Matter of D.A., by Krista Schlueck
  • Mees v. Buiter, by Dave J. Gallacher
  • Moreno v. Basilio Pena, by Janelle Aaron
  • NS United Kaiun Kaisha, Ltd. v. Cogent Fibre Inc., by Julia Maguire
  • O.Y. v. A.G., by Ashlee Aguiar
  • Vringo, Inc. v. ZTE Corporation, by Alexa Lofaro

NYILR Vol. 28, No. 2 (Summer 2015)


  • International Disputes, the Execution of Foreign Arbitral Awards in the Asia Pacific and Two Case Studies, by Laina Chan
  • Building a Different Kind of Relationship – A Suggested Treaty Between the United States and China, by Ryan Hutzler

Recent Decisions:

  • Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co., by Moya Ball
  • R.B. v. K.G., by Daliya Poulose
  • Georges v. United Nations, by Christina I. Bello
  • Hausler v. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., by Daniel A. Gili
  • Rana v. Islam, by Lauren E. Russo
  • Golden Horn Shipping Co. Ltd. v. Volans Shipping Co. Ltd., by Robert J. Burney

NYILR Vol. 28 No. 1 (Winter 2015)


  • The Contours of Habeas Corpus After Boumediene v. Bush in the Context of International Law, by Paola Bettelli
  • Enforcing an Expert Determination Award Under the New York Convention, by Marcin Tustin
  • Why We Have International Crimes: The True Scope of International Criminal Law, by Joseph William Davids
  • “Anti-Haitianismo”: From Violence to a Travesty of Justice in the Dominican Republic, by Emily M. Borich

Recent Decisions:

  • L.A.B. v. B.M., by Lauren E. Russo
  • City of Pontiac Policemen’s and Firemen’s Retirement System v. UBS AG, by Daniel Gili
  • Transaero, Inc. v. Graham Chappell and International Aviation Services Pty Ltd., by John I. Coster IV
  • Republic of Argentina v. NML Capital Ltd., by Ashlee Aguiar
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