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Fall 2014
5370 International Law - PAUST- 12420

Professor(s): Jordan Paust (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 10:30a-12:00p  MWLocation: 3  BLB

Course Outline: The course will address the nature, sources and evidences of international law; incorporation of international law into U.S. legal processes (including direct and indirect incorporation and incorporation by reference for civil and criminal sanctions; limitations on and enhancement of congressional and executive power; international agreements and customary law in U.S. legal processes; litigation of human rights; conflicts with federal statutes; and supremacy); jurisdiction under international law (both prescriptive and enforcement); foreign sovereign immunity, the act of state doctrine, and nonimmunity; and current events implicating international law.

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Final Exam Schedule: 12/12/14 10am-1pm      

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Course Materials (4/1/2014 11:23:01 AM)

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